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ARTIST LECTURE: Rob Swainston

Date:
Thursday, September 8th 2016
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://galleries.illinoisstate.edu/exhibitions/2016/rob-swainston-we-thought/

Event Description

Rob Swainston?s recent woodblock prints are dark and overpowering. Printed on oversized sheets of fabric or paper, their saturated, off-register layers of barely decipherable imagery penetrate the viewer?s consciousness like newsprint rubbing off on a reader?s fingers. Their overall effect speaks to our experience of a time in which fact easily passes as fiction, subterfuge is systemic, and the endless stream of simultaneous information we absorb never quite falls into line.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Venue

University Galleries
11 Uptown Circle #103
Normal, IL
Phone:
(309) 438-5487
Website:
http://galleries.illinoisstate.edu/

Organizer

University Galleries
Phone:
(309) 438-5487
Email:
gallery@ilstu.edu
Website:
http://galleries.illinoisstate.edu/