August 31, 2019 - January 19, 2020
EMBODY features contemporary diasporic artists, who use collage, both conceptually, and in some cases, literally, as a technique to construct identity and/or selfhood within the mode of portraiture or figuration in the visual arts. Artists in the exhibition include Firelei Báez, Amir H. Fallah, Chitra Ganesh, Toyin Ojih Odutola, Simonette Quamina, Stacey Robinson, David Shrobe, aricoco (Ari Tabei), Didier William, and Saya Woolfalk.
Additional funding generously provided by Africana Studies; Asian Studies; Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies; Interdisciplinary Studies; Latin American & Caribbean Studies; the Department of Visual Arts; and the Office of Multicultural Affairs.
Image: Saya Woolfalk, Encyclopedia of Cloud Divination (Plate 2), 2018, ed. 3/14, archival inkjet print, silkscreen, silver leaf, and chine collé on Hahnemüle Photo Rag Ultra Smooth, 43 3/4 x 33 3/4 inches (sheet), © Saya Woolfalk, courtesy of Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects