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Lectures & Discussions

About Face: Artists Discuss Portraiture, Portrait-Making, and Identity

About the Event

Closing of the exhibition kip fulbeck: part asian, 100% hapa

How are contemporary artists using portraiture and portrait-making processes to examine, reflect, and/or challenge constructions of identity?

Kip Fulbeck and Los Angeles-based artists Shizu Saldamando and Jessica Shokrian gather to discuss the role of ethnicity, race, class, age, gender, and sexuality in shaping their work. The conversation promises to be a lively commentary on ways of seeing the self and others. Moderated by Steven Nelson, Assistant Professor of art history at UCLA. Book signing with Kip Fulbeck to follow.

Sunday, Oct 29, 2006

2:00 PM PST

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About the Event

Closing of the exhibition kip fulbeck: part asian, 100% hapa

How are contemporary artists using portraiture and portrait-making processes to examine, reflect, and/or challenge constructions of identity?

Kip Fulbeck and Los Angeles-based artists Shizu Saldamando and Jessica Shokrian gather to discuss the role of ethnicity, race, class, age, gender, and sexuality in shaping their work. The conversation promises to be a lively commentary on ways of seeing the self and others. Moderated by Steven Nelson, Assistant Professor of art history at UCLA. Book signing with Kip Fulbeck to follow.

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