UNLV Department of Art Lecture Series: Tony Lewis

When

Sep. 17, 2019, 7:10pm to 9pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Goldfield Room
Tony Lewis Photo

Description

In an ever-expanding engagement with drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, installation, illustration, and comics Tony Lewis confronts such social and political topics as race, power, communication, and labor. His career trajectory has been phenomenal. He participated in the 2014 Whitney Biennial, and his work has been the subject of solo exhibitions at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, the Rose Art Museum, Museo Marino Marini, and MOCA Cleveland. Co-hosted with Test Site Projects, this public talk will take place Tuesday, September 17, in the Lied Library Goldfield Room. UNLV's Art and Architecture Librarian Richard Zwiercan will be on hand before and after the talk with a table of relevant art books and resources related to the themes and material strategies present in Lewis' work.

UNLV Visiting Artists, Designers, and Art Historians are sponsored by the Department of Art, the College of Fine Arts, and community partners. The UNLV Department of Art is fortunate to host cutting edge artists, designers, and art historians. These inspiring creative leaders visit the campus to engage with students.

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Admission Information

Free and open to the public

Contact Information

Department of Art
Marcus Civin
702-895-5573

Event Sponsor