january 21, 2016 7:00pm - january 21, 2016 8:00pm
Visiting Artist Patte Loper will be giving a lecture from 7-8 pm in the Fine Arts Building.
From her website:
Patte Loper is a painter who experiments with sculpture and video. She was born in Colorado and grew up in Tallahassee, Florida, a subtropical college town where she first developed an appreciation for the ways nature and culture can overlap. She currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY and Boston, MA where she is on the faculty of the School of the Museum of fine Arts, Boston. She has shown her work in numerous solo and group exhibitions internationally, including the Drawing Center New York, The Licini Museum Ascoli Piceno Italy, LMCC’s Art Center on Governor’s Island New York, the PalaentologicalMuseum Cortina, Italy, The Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum San Antonio, Texas, the Tacoma Art Museum, the Westbeth Gallery New York, the ISE Foundation New York, and the Center on Contemporary Art Seattle.
Her work has been reviewed in the Italian edition of Flash Art, Artnet, Time Out, Chicago, and the Boston Globe, and is in the collections of the Rene di Rosa Foundation, the Microsoft Corporation, and the Hirshhorn Museum. She participated in residency fellowships at the Millay Colony, Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and Lower Manhattan Cultural Center’s Swing Space, and is currently participating in the Drawing Center’s Open Sessions program and is a member artist of the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts Studio Program.
Patte Loper’s work is currently represented through Platform Gallery, Seattle and Massimo-Carasi, the Flat, Milan.