Dawn De Deaux: Ready for the Apocalypse

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM (ET)
Carol and Park B. Smith Hall Rehm Lib
Event Type
Lecture - Speaker
Contact
Paula Rosenblum
(508) 793-3356
Department
Cantor Art Gallery

In 2014 the Cantor Art Gallery featured the work of New Orleans artist Dawn DeDeaux with the installation of Hurricane Suite in Nine Movements as part of the Katrina Then and Now: Artists as Witness exhibition. DeDeaux will be in residence at Holy Cross from February 12 – 20, giving a talk about her recent work focusing on environmental concerns, science/art interactions, social justice, and community activism.
 
Works by DeDeaux have been exhibited nationwide including the Whitney Museum of American Art, Armand Hammer Museum, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art in Connecticut, The Contemporary of Baltimore, Maryland, the Canadian Film Society of Toronto, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, Marfa, Texas. Thumbs Up for the MotherShip is currently on view at MASS MoCA through October 2018.


Open to the Public

Categories: Environmental Studies,Sociology and Anthropology,Visual Arts,Arts Transcending Borders (ATB)

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