Guest Speakers Fall 2020


 

Lee-Lee

Lee Lee

Guest Speaker – FINE 3555 Concepts in Sculpture – Social Practice with Professor Rian Kerrane.

Lee Lee is an artist whose work explores the collisions between traditions and globalization while representing environmental impacts of our post-industrial, chemical age. She has developed a process-oriented practice that conveys emotional textures within communities facing environmental disruption based on direct experience in over 40 countries. Her current projects incorporate demonstrations of resilience by diverse communities as they face ecological adversity.

Link to Debris project | Instagram

Deirdre O'Mahony

Deirdre O’ Mahony

Guest Speaker – FINE 3555 Concepts in Sculpture – Social Practice with Professor Rian Kerrane

Deirdre O’Mahony is a visual artist whose practice is informed by a deep interest in rural sustainability, farming, food security and rural/urban relationships. For more than two decades she has investigated the political ecology of rural places through public engagement, archival and moving image installation, critical writing and cultural production.