Ginsberg Artist-in-Residence 2013 keynote lecture by Aunrico "Rico" Gatson
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Date: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Richardson Auditorium, Morse-Ingersoll Hall
Sponsored by: Art and Art History/ Contact: Cheryl Mikulecky 608-363-2396
Aunrico "Rico" Gatson, the 2013 Ginsberg Family Artist-in-Residence, will give a public lecture about his sculptures, videos, and paintings that are politically and racially charged with commentary on the American landscape.
The Ginsberg Family Artist-in-Residence program was established with a gift of Stuart Ginsberg'82 and his wife, Lisa, to bring distinguished individuals or groups to campus to teach, conduct workshops, and perform or exhibit works.
This event is free and open to the campus and community.
Aunrico Gatson , the 2013 Ginsberg Family Artist-in-Residence, received a master of fine arts degree from the Yale School of Art and a bachelor degree from Bethel College in St. Paul, Minn. Gatson has participated in numerous exhibitions at venues including Momenta Art in Brooklyn, N.Y., the Brooklyn Museum of Art, and Ronald Feldman Fine Arts in New York City. He was an Artist-in-Residence at Franconia Sculpture Park in St. Paul, Minn.