TuxedoKat | Puddling Painting

The Art of TuxedoKat

TuxedoKat | Concord Art | Artist

The Art of TuxedoKat

The Art

“TuxedoKat” is a state of mind to Artist Katlyn Cornelius. It is free flowing imagination mixed with unrelenting ambition. It is tangible works of art and opted-in experiences. It is choosing to feel it all and feeling sorry for none of it. #ExploreYourCrazy

 

2024 Projects

Pollinator Paradise sculpture by TuxedoKat, made from recycled glass and metal, on the West Ashley Bikeway in Charleston, SC.

Pollinator Paradise Sculpture

June 2024

Southeastern Partnership Award: Artfields 2023 & Charleston Parks Conservancy

Charleston, SC

Upcycled MoonMan Sculpture

May 2024

Ignite! Burn 2024

Stuart, Virginia

Tree of Every Color | Art Charleston | Sculpture

A Tree of Many Colors

April 2024

Art Charleston Art Festival at the Gibbes Art Museum

 

Charleston, SC

Artist Residency @ CLT SHOUT!

March 29 – April 14th

Uptown Charlotte, NC

2023 Projects

LIM|NAL: The Space Between

May – July 2023

Local Art Gallery Show curated by TuxedoKat

LIM|NAL Performances

June 2023

Local Performer’s Show produced by TuxedoKat

2023 Artfields

April 2023

“The Meta Towers” was awarded a Southeastern Partnership  in the 2023 Artfields Art Competition! 

CLT SHOUT!

April 2023

Light Installation Grant $10,000

Tuxedokat's glass birdhouse sculpture for Rebuilding Together of Greater Charlotte
Colorful Lights Historic Concord Walking Tour | Downtown Concord

Colorful Lights Walking Tour (Year 2)

September 2023

Puddle Painting

SCULPTURES

Murals

Productions

Design

2022 Projects

Tuxedokat's glass birdhouse sculpture for Rebuilding Together of Greater Charlotte

Artist Support Grant

December 2022

This project was supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources; the Arts & Science Council with funding from Mecklenburg County and the City of Charlotte; and the arts councils in Cabarrus, Cleveland, Gaston, Lincoln, and Rowan counties. 

TuxedoKat's Tree of life sculpture for Charlotte International Festival
TuxedoKat's Tree of life sculpture for Charlotte International Festival

“Tree of Life”

October 2022

$10,000 Art Installation Grant

TuxedoKat's Tree of life sculpture for Charlotte International Festival

“Stay Funky”

June 2022

Mural in Concord, NC for Fulltime Funkytown 501(c)3

TuxedoKat's Tree of life sculpture for Charlotte International Festival
TuxedoKat's Tree of life sculpture for Charlotte International Festival

“S.S. Backsplash”

March 2022

Custom backsplash made with historic mill glass for Southern Strain Brewery, Plaza Midwood, Charlotte, NC.

TuxedoKat's Tree of life sculpture for Charlotte International Festival
TuxedoKat | Hugh McManaway | Charlotte SHOUT

“Hugh McManaway”

April 2022

Upcycled sculpture made with spoons, forks, coffee bags, corks, and cans of local legend Hugh McManaway for CLT SHOUT!

Tuxedokat's glass birdhouse sculpture for Rebuilding Together of Greater Charlotte
TuxedoKat's Tree of life sculpture for Charlotte International Festival

“Blue Strain”

February 2022

Historic Mill Glass Sculpture for Southern Strain Brewery in Plaza Midwood, Charlotte, NC

TuxedoKat's Tree of life sculpture for Charlotte International Festival