Visiting Artist | Edgar Arceneaux
The D+M department welcomes Los Angeles artist Edgar Arceneaux (b. 1972) to RISD. Arceneaux directed the Watts House Project from 1999–2012. Solo exhibitions of his work have been mounted at the List Museum at MIT; Kunstverein Ulm, Germany; Kunstmuseum Basel; the Studio Museum Harlem, New York; and the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles. His work has been included in the Whitney Biennial and in group exhibitions at Mona Bismarck American Center, Paris; Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; the Orange County Museum of Art; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; and the Museum Ludwig, Cologne, among others. His first live work, Until, Until, Until, investigates an infamous 1981 performance by Broadway legend Ben Vereen, televised nationally as part of Ronald Reagan's inaugural celebration.
Tuesday, April 3 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Center for Integrative Technologies (CIT), Room 103
169 Weybosset Street, Providence, RI