Oscar Palacio Visiting Artist Lecture

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Friday, November 4, 2016 - 12:00pm to Saturday, November 5, 2016 - 12:45pm

Join us for our First Friday Lecture Series on November 4 at 12:00 noon for Photography and Place: Oscar Palacio in room 165 at the Center for the Visual Arts. All lectures are free and open to the public. CVA is located at 325 Terrace Drive in Kent.

About the artist: Oscar Palacio is a Colombian-born, Boston-based photographer, whose work explores the role of photographic representation in relationship to history, memory, identity, and place. His work is included in the permanent collections of the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University, the Center for Creative Photography at the University of Arizona, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and the Addison Gallery of American Art among others. Books include American Places, published by The Arts at CIIS. In addition to recent exhibitions such as Walden, revisited, at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum and Mapping Home: Global Crisis of Place, at Lesley University, American History, revisited is open to the public through March 2017 at the Harvard Center for Political Studies.