ArtTALKS: Ann Kaplan & elin o'Hara slavick: Spectacle & Scaffolding: Contemporary Photography Muses Hierachy

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Spectacle & Scaffolding features the works of contemporary photographic artists who explore the underlying power structures that we live with and participate in daily, but which often seem invisible.

elin O’Hara slavick is a Professor of Visual Art, Theory, and Practice at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Slavick received her MFA in Photography from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is an internationally exhibiting artist and author of Bomb After Bomb: A Violent Cartography, with a foreword by Howard Zinn and essay by Carol Mavor, and After Hiroshima, with an essay by James Elkins. She is also a curator, critic, and activist.

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ArtTALKS are talks led by visiting or exhibiting artists, scholars and practitioners. These talks provide deeper insight into creative practice, context for current exhibitions or contemporary issues shaping the world in which art is created, experienced and interpreted.

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