Artist Talk: elin o’Hara slavick

Artist Talk: elin o’Hara slavick

An Art Department Zoom event. Join at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/98131613995?pwd=eHU2eitvUGJBc2JEUVJPeFk3d1hyZz09. elin o’Hara slavick is an Artist-in-Residence at the University of California, Irvine. She was a Professor of Studio Art, Theory and Practice at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill from 1994 until 2021. Her interdisciplinary work critically explores war, memory, exposure, memorials, cartography, history, labor, feminism, the body, politics and utopia/dystopia. Slavick has exhibited her work internationally, and her work is held in many collections, including the Queens Museum, The National Library of France, The Library of Congress, The Nasher Museum of Art and the Art Institute of Chicago. Slavick is the author of two monographs—Bomb After Bomb: A Violent Cartography with a foreword by Howard Zinn, and After Hiroshima, with an essay by James Elkins; a chapbook of surrealist poetry, Cameramouth; and Holding History in Our Hand for the 75th commemoration of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. She has held artist residencies in Canada, France, the Unites States and Japan. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Images Magazine, FOAM, San Francisco Chronicle, Asia-Pacific Journal, Photo-Eye, and Actuphoto: Actualite Photographique, among other publications.

Wednesday, September 22 202112:00pm-1:00pm

Contact
Joan O'Beirne

obeirnej@gcc.mass.edu

775-1898