Mary Mattingly talks about art and environmental awareness

WED 29.03., 19:00

Mary Mattingly talks about her artistic practice and the role of art in environmental awareness

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In her artist lecture Mary Mattingly will focus on several ecologically-focused artworks that function as soft activism that bridge concerns and communities. She will speak about bundling the objects in her possession into large sculptures and pulling them through New York City in absurd performances that emphasize the emotional weight of those objects. In her lecture Mary Mattingly will focus on spectacle, public performance, and art as a regenerative act.

Mary Mattingly is a sculptor and photographer. Her work has been exhibited, among others, at Storm King Art Center, the International Center of Photography, Seoul Art Center, the Brooklyn Museum, and the Palais de Tokyo. She has been awarded grants and fellowships from the James L. Knight Foundation, Eyebeam Center for Art and Technology, Yale University School of Art, the Harpo Foundation, NYFA, the Jerome Foundation, and the Art Matters Foundation. In 2022, a monograph titled What Happens After was published by the Anchorage Museum and Hirmer publishing.

WED 29.03., 19:00
The Artist Lecture will take place online via Zoom and in English.

The Zoom link will be announced on the website.
Duration: approx. 60 min