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Opening Reception & Artist Talk: Micaela Vivero

September 10, 2021

Using soft, malleable, porous materials, Micaela Vivero creates large-scale sculptures and installations that consider political and social issues connected to feminist and post-colonialist concerns. As a woman of color and first-generation immigrant to the United States of America, Vivero responds to these associations as well as the misunderstandings that unbalanced relationships between hegemonic and colonized cultures generate. Her contribution to the field is to create strong statements with apparent delicate materials to destabilize power relations.

About the Artist
Micaela Vivero lives in Newark, OH. Vivero received a BA in studio arts from the University of
San Francisco Quito, Quito, Ecuador, and an MFA in sculpture from Alfred University, Alfred, NY.

Start Date, Time: Sep 10, 2021 6:00 pm

End Date, Time: Sep 10, 2021 7:30 pm

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Event Organizer: Olin Fine Arts Center

Event Venue: Olin Art Gallery

285 E Wheeling Street
Washington, PA 15301 United States


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