Saturday, Feb 6, 2021 at 10:00am
Over more than three decades, American artist Terry Adkins (1953-2014) created a pioneering body of work that blends sculpture, sound, performance, video, and printmaking. Combining deep interests in history, language, and music, he devoted his practice to upholding the legacies of larger-than-life figures, often from the canon of African American culture. Mining historical and industrial sites, archives, and his own neighborhood, Adkins would collect what others might consider detritus and carefully transform these materials into artworks of great ambition and imagination.
Terry Adkins: Resounding brings together over forty works from across the artist’s career, from rarely-exhibited examples of Adkins’s early practice to some of his most celebrated works, with selections from several acclaimed installations on view for the first time since their original debuts. The exhibition also includes selections from the artist’s personal collection, including books, musical instruments, and objects from a diversity of artistic traditions, offering new insight into the breadth of Adkins’s literary, musical, and visual influences.
Tuesday, Sep 22, 2020 at 5:00pm Central Time
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Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020 at 5:30pm Eastern Time
Streaming online via One Day University
Thursday, Sep 24, 2020 at 6:00pm Central Time
WEBINAR hosted by INNOVATIVE BUSINESS SOLUTIONS