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VIRTUAL! Art, Race and Ethics: Conversations With Artists
Thursdays from 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Join Lenore Metrick-Chen, professor of art and social history, curator and art critic, for three candid, online conversations with noted artists whose work relates to both historical and contemporary racial and ethical issues. Each program includes audience Q&A. Free, no registration required.

September 17: Donté K. Hayes – watch full conversation here!

Donté K. Hayes graduated summa cum laude from Kennesaw State University at Kennesaw, Georgia with a BFA in Ceramics and Printmaking with an Art History minor. Hayes received his MA and MFA with honors from the University of Iowa and is the 2017 recipient of the University of Iowa Arts Fellowship. Recent art exhibitions include group shows at the Museum of Science + Industry in Chicago, Illinois, the Association of Visual Arts in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia in Atlanta. Donté’s artwork has been presented at the 1-54 art fair in London, England and at Design Miami in Florida. He has also been included in recent juried exhibitions from the 2019 NCECA Student Juried Show, and the 2018 River to River Midwest Regional Ceramic Juried Show at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Hayes, is a 2019 Ceramics Monthly Magazine Emerging Artists and Artaxis Fellow. Donté is the 2019 winner of the 1858 Prize for Contemporary Southern Art from the Gibbes Museum of Art in Charleston, South Carolina. Donté K. Hayes is represented by Mindy Solomon Gallery in Miami, Florida. For more information, visit his website and Instagram.

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October 22: Donna Charging

Donna R. Charging grew up on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Fort Washakie, WY. She attended Drake University in 2000-21 and has a BFA in Studio Art from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Donna attended the MA in Community Arts program at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2005. She is an enrolled member of the Three Affiliated Tribes (Mandan/Hidatsa/Arikara), and her mother is a member of the Eastern Shoshone tribe. Donna currently lives and works in New York, NY. For more information, view her website.

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November 12: Nate Young

Nate Young is currently based out of Chicago, Illinois. He received his MFA degree from the California Institute of the Arts in 2009, and a BA from Northwestern College in Minnesota in 2004. His recent solo exhibitions include re:collection, VISArts in Richmond, VA (2017); Cleromancy, moniquemeloche, Chicago (2017); Luce Gallery in Turin (2016); Fabric Workshop and Museum in Philadephia (2015). His work has been included in group exhibitions including Galerie Lelong, New York (2016); Richard Gray Gallery in Chicago (2014); the Soap Factory’s Minnesota Biennial (2013).  He has served as the artist-in-residence at The Fabric Workshop and Museum in Philadelphia, and awarded fellowships including the Knight Arts Challenge Fellowship from the Knight Foundation (2014); the Bush Fellowship for Visual Arts (2010); and the Jerome Fellowship for Emerging Artists (2014). Young is the co-founder and director of the artist-run exhibition space, The Bindery Projects, in Minneapolis. He is represented by moniquemeloche and he is an Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago. For more information, visit his website.

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International webinar, click here.