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Artist Talk: Curtis Santiago and Magdalyn Asimakis

Posted in Arts & Culture
Sep 14, 2017

Curtis Santiago, Mumala on Veranda (detail), 2016.

The artist in dialogue with the curator: Curtis Santiago and Magdalyn Asimakis

Artist Curtis Santiago, whose exhibition Constructing Return is on view at the College Art Galleries from Sept 15 to Dec 15, will have a conversation with the curator of the show, Magdalyn Asimakis.

When:  Thurs., Sept. 14 at noon
Where:  Gordon Snelgrove Gallery
191 Murray Building, U of S
Info: ph: (306) 966-4208 | usask.ca/snelgrove                                                

How does one access the past through the present, and to what end? These questions run through the work of Curtis Santiago. Through drawing, painting, sculpture and video, he instinctively moves between places and media to access his past in order to make sense of the present. This survey presents work developed by the artist in Canada, the United States, Trinidad and South Africa.

 

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