December 2, 2012 | 2-3 pmArtist Lecture: Charlene Teters
Artist, IAIA educator, lecturer and activist Charlene Teters will speak about her work, which continues to examine the social presumptions and portrayal of Indian people in pop culture and media, during the last of the 50/50: Fifty Artists, Fifty Years exhibition Artist Lecture Series from 2 – 3 p.m. December 2 on the 2nd floor Lecture Room.
Currently the chair of the IAIA Studio Arts Department, Teters received the Allan Houser Memorial Award, the New Mexico Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts in 23002. She earned her AFA at IAIA, BFA from the College of Santa Fe, an MFA from the University of Illinois and an honorary DFA from Mitchell College. Her work expresses her personal and political views about America’s dehumanization of Indian peoples.
The event is free. Refreshments will be served.
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