Process, Product, Art: A Workshop with Nao Bustamante

Visions and Voices

03/07/2014: 2:00PM

University Park Campus
Friends of the USC Libraries Lecture Hall

Admission is free. Reservations required. RSVP at the links below beginning Wednesday, February 12, at 9 a.m.

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Participate in an intimate performance workshop with internationally known artist Nao Bustamante, whose provocative work encompasses film, video, performance, visual art and writing.

Participate in an intimate performance workshop with internationally known artist Nao Bustamante, whose provocative work encompasses film, video, performance, visual art and writing. She will work with students to explore their creative process while unearthing personal and global issues in an allegorical framework. Bustamante has performed in galleries, museums, universities and underground sites all around the world. She has exhibited at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, the New York Museum of Modern Art, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Sundance International Film Festival, Outfest International Film Festival, El Museo del Barrio and the Kiasma Museum of Helsinki. In 2001 she received the prestigious Anonymous Was a Woman fellowship, and in 2007 she was named a New York Foundation for the Arts fellow. She appeared before a mass audience as a messy and complex artist on Bravo’s reality TV show Work of Art: The Next Great Artist. She is an associate professor of new media and live art at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Related Event:

Silver & Gold
A Performance by Nao Bustamante

Sunday, March 9, 7 p.m.
Tommy’s Place, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
For more info, click here.

Organized by Jack Halberstam (American Studies and Ethnicity, Gender Studies and Comparative Literature).

Photo: Eleanor Goldsmith