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ARTtalk: Elizabeth M. Claffey

Sep 30, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

matrilinear by elizabeth m. claffey

Location: Google Classroom via Meet

Cost: FREE

Join us as Elizabeth M. Claffey shares about her artistic practice and her series,
“Matrilinear” currently being exhibited at the Turchin Center! Elizabeth M. Claffey’s work is both cross-disciplinary in nature and aimed at starting conversations within the community. She uses visual art as a catalyst for storytelling and to express the knowledge of people often under-recognized within the public sphere. Claffey’s projects examine cultural and social context, engage in community dialogue, and encourage critical inquiry. Registration form:


Matrilinear: Elizabeth M. Claffey

About the Artist

Elizabeth M. Claffey is an Assistant Professor of Photography at Indiana University in Bloomington and a 2019-20 Research Fellow at The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction.  She has an MFA in Studio Art from Texas Woman’s University, where she also earned a Graduate Certificate in Women’s Studies. In 2012, she was awarded a William J. Fulbright Fellowship.  Elizabeth’s work focuses on the ways personal and familial narratives are shaped by interactions with both domestic and
institutional structures and spaces.  Her work has been recognized by PDN Magazine, Center Santa Fe, The Eddie Adams Workshop, and various other galleries and publications including Strange Fire Collective, Don't Take Pictures Magazine, and Western Exhibitions in Chicago.


Sep 30, 2020
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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