opening reception -“Check Your Vernacular”
Featuring work by
Dynasty Handbag, Narcissister, Colin Self and Chris E. Vargas.
CHECK YOUR VERNACULAR
Rhode Island School of Design (Memorial Hall, Sept. 30 – Oct. 21) – assembles the objects, costumes and ephemera of contemporary queer performance. Exploring the distinctions between avant-garde cinema and queer moving image and performance cultures, CHECK YOUR VERNACULAR situates the work of these four artists in a central camp – assembling these diverse and richly documented hirstories.
Panel Discussion with artists and Curator Bradford Nordeen Oct 20 from 630-930 in Design Center room 212
affiliated with the course Tableaux and/of Performativety
sponsored by the RISD Turner Theatrical and Performance Design Fund
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Memorial Hall, 3rd floor gallery
226 Benefit Street, Providence, RI