In an artistic town such as Kalamazoo, art itself can be defined in many ways.  It is pen and paper, clay and kiln, exposures and the exposed.  Whatever the medium, art is something meant to elicit an emotional response; anger, sadness, joy, love.

What if an artist set out to make you uncomfortable?

In her series "The Uncomfortable," artist Katerina Kamprani takes every day, useful items, and removes their purpose.

I know it sounds like I'm speaking in abstraction, but I'm not.  Click here to see what I mean...