What does Freedom mean to you?
Join us for light refreshments, engaging dialog, meet the artist(s) and leave your mark.
Thursday, March 5, 6 p.m.
Candace Hunter, Artist, Chicago, IL
In the series of works titled Hooded Truths, Chicago artist Candace Hunter explores the image of the “hoodie” to retell moments of U.S. history, continuing to ask for the full truth, whether painful or not. Hunter uses the process of photo transfer, traditional collage and repetition of images.
Co-Sponsored with the Contemporary Art Forum
Thursday, March 5, 7-9 p.m.
Student Artists' Responses to Freedom Summer
Join Student Artists:
Renee (Xuan) Liang
Christopher G. Maurer
as they explore visual and narrative concepts of freedom. Participants will have the opportunity to work on large panels creating visual images and/or narratives articulating what “freedom” means to them. Juried exhibition artists will also be available to share insights regarding their inspirations.
The work created this evening by participants will be on display as part of the Student Response Exhibition in gallery one.