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Thursday, November 4 at 4:00pm
Lawrence Hall, 177
1190 Franklin Boulevard, Eugene, OR
University of Oregon Fall 2021 Visiting Artist Lecture Series
Presented by the Department of Art and Center for Art Research
Amy Yao will present slides ranging from her experiences playing in the punk band Emilys Sassy Lime in 1993, to her most recent work in progress involving soil analysis used in ceramics, language and theories about "invasive species" and algae-based polymers.
Amy Yao is a contemporary visual artist making work in many different mediums informed by ideas of waste, consumption, and identity. She is represented by Various Small Fires in Los Angeles and 47 Canal in New York City. Yao is a lecturer in visual arts at Princeton University, NJ.