What we see tells us who we are; looking is never unbiased, never neutral. Social sculptor Susie Lee shapes an evening of active looking within the exhibition Paradox of Place: Contemporary Korean Art
. Join us in this unique chance to view a single work from multiple, nuanced perspectives by influential professionals Royal Alley-Barnes, Lisa Fitzhugh, Evan Flory Barnes, Tonya Lockyear, Charles Mudede, and Jeffry Mitchell.
Drinks and small bites included.
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6–7 PM: Mingling & exhibition viewing
7–7:30 PM: Short talks: Part 1
7:45–8:30 PM: Short talks: Part 2 & Conversation
Susie Lee, artist, social sculptor, and CEO and founder of Siren
Royal Alley-Barnes, executive director—emerita of Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute
Lisa Fitzhugh, peace broker in the public sector through Creative Ground
Evan Flory Barnes, bassist, composer, and community-bridging philosopher
Tonya Lockyer, executive and artistic director of Velocity Dance Center
Charles Mudede, writer for the Stranger, filmmaker, and leftwing cultural critic
Jeffry Mitchell, object-maker of poignant and earthy sculptures, drawings, and prints