Agnes Rindge Claflin Lecture by Aaron Fowler: n2existence: disconnect 2 reconnect


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Wednesday, November 18, 2020


5:00 pm


Main Building Virtual Room 1

Aaron Fowler (b. 1988, St. Louis, Missouri) currently works in Los Angeles, California, and St. Louis, Missouri. Fowler creates mixed-media, found-object, assemblage paintings that depict his experiences and the lives of his family and friends via both a personal narrative and as a reflection of contemporary America.

Fowler’s work has been exhibited at Seattle Art Museum (2019), Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (2019), New Museum, New York (2018); Savannah College of Art and Design Museum of Art, Georgia (2017); Saatchi Gallery, London (2017); Beeler Gallery, Columbus College of Art and Design, Ohio (2016); Diane Rosenstein Gallery, Los Angeles (2016); Rubell Family Collection, Miami (2016); Studio Museum in Harlem, New York (2015); Flanders Gallery, Raleigh, North Carolina (2015); Thierry Goldberg Gallery, New York (2013); and Sophia Wanamaker Gallery, San José, Costa Rica (2012). He is a recipient of the Seattle Art Museum‘s Gwendolyn Knight / Jacob Lawrence Prize (2019), the Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant (2015) and was an artist in residence at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2014).

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An Agnes Rindge Claflin Endowed Lecture Sponsored by the Art Department

Andrea Monteleone

Art Department