CMU Art Lecture Series // Ben Bigelow
Tuesday, January 26
5:00 – 6:30 PM
The Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry
CFA 111, Carnegie Mellon University
Exhibiting artist in “Maximum Minimum in Unum“, CMU Miller Gallery, opening Jan 22.
Through combinations of video, installation, performance, and photography, Ben Bigelow’s work explores the shifting identity of Americana and its relationship to technology. His work has been exhibited at Kala Art Institute, Berkeley; City Limits Gallery, Oakland; the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia; and the Harlem Factory Fest in New York City. In 2014, he lectured in the Department of Art & Art History at Stanford University and in 2015 was a faculty member in the SIM Department at the Massachusetts College of Art & Design. Originally from Los Angeles, Bigelow received his BFA from Carnegie Mellon University, MFA from Stanford University, and a BFA from Carnegie Mellon University, and currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.
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