Guest artist | Francisco Guevara
The Liberal Arts division and Global Arts and Cultures program invite the RISD community to a lecture by Francisco Guevara, a visual artist and curator based in Mexico, Peru and Italy. He specializes in Levinasian ethics applied to the design of cross-cultural artistic projects and the analysis of performativity in contemporary art practices. Guevara investigates the historical construction of the differentiation processes and its relationship with the performativity of identity. He holds a degree in Cooperation and Development in the Fields of education, science and culture from UNED/OEI/CIDEAL, and a postgraduate degree in Cultural Management and Communication from FLACSO. He studied art historiography at the University of New Mexico, focusing on race, gender and class in the writing of art history. He is founding co-executive director of Arquetopia, a nonprofit foundation and transnational artist residency program promoting development and social transformation through educational, artistic and cultural programs.
Tuesday, September 22 at 4:00pmVirtual Event