Feb, 2008

Miguel Palma

Where Are You From? Contemporary Art from Portugal
De Onde Vens? Arte Contemporânea de Portugal
February 1 – April 20, 2008

An exhibition of work by 21 Portuguese artists who draw on culture,
place, art, history, family, and theory in order to express where they are from
in photographs, video, sculpture, and works of new media.
Curated by Lesley Wright.

Panel Discussion
Friday, February 1, 2008
4:15 -5:45
Curator and critic Miguel Amado and exhibiting artists will discuss the nature of contemporary Portuguese art.
(Snow Date: Saturday, February 2, 4:15 pm)

Opening Reception
Friday, February 1, 2008
5:30 to 6:30 pm
(Snow Date: Saturday, February 2, 5:15 to 6:30 pm)

Community Day “Where are you from?”
Saturday, February 2, 1:00-3:00 pm
Bucksbaum Rotunda
Hands-on activities for people of all ages, tours of the exhibition. Make a book, write and illustrate your history, share your story.

Faulconer Gallery : Grinnell College
Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Sixth Avenue and Park Street
Grinnell, Iowa 50112
641 / 269.4660