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Visiting Artist Lecture: Terry Adkins (Updated 1/16/13)

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Tuesday, January 29 (2013), Abramson Family Recital Hall

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Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center
Admission is free

Terry Adkins is an interdisciplinary artist, musician, and cultural practitioner engaged in an ongoing quest to reinsert the legacies of unheralded immortal figures to their rightful place within the panorama of history. He stages emblematic installation-based experiences that utilize a variety of real time and static media. Adkins has exhibited and performed in the 2012 Paris Triennale, New Museum New York, American Academy in Rome, Menil Collection Houston, ICA London, Whitney Museum of American Art, Studio Museum in Harlem, ICA Philadelphia, Brooklyn Museum of Art, MOMA PS1, New World Symphony Miami, and Sculpture Center New York, among others. He is the recipient of the Rome Prize and fellowships from the Joan Mitchell Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the New York Foundation for the Arts. Adkins is an art professor of at the University of Pennsylvania.

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