The spirit of discovery is one that needs to be equipped with courage. The journey of uncovering the unknown is filled with fear and excitement. Stride exposes the awkward isolation of moving onward as a unique individual.
Originally from Dubuque, Beth Nybeck graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a BFA in Sculpture and moved to Kansas City after being accepted into the Arts Incubator’s resident program. She works as a public artist and enjoys working primarily with metal. Her works are abstract and inspired by creating movement, animals, community life, and nature. Beth’s work has been exhibited in Iowa, Florida, Kansas, Nebraska, Illinois, and Missouri. She recently helped complete the 2010 National Special Olympics torch and a sculpture for Newark, New Jersey.