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The View From Here: Contemporary Perspectives From Senegal

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Presented by Kent State University School of Art at Center for the Visual Arts at Kent State, Kent OH

Jan 17 2019
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Feb 22 2019
The View From Here: Contemporary Perspectives From Senegal

Featuring work created since 2010, this exhibition offers a wide panorama of art practice from the perspective of artists—individuals who uncover aspects of their own identity as they reflect on contemporary life in Senegal.

The View From Here: Contemporary Perspectives from Senegal

Curated by Joseph Underwood

January 17 – February 22, 2019

CVA Gallery (Center for the Visual Arts, 325 Terrace Drive in Kent)

Opening reception – Friday, January 25, 5-7 p.m.

Featuring work created since 2010, this exhibition offers a wide panorama of art practice from the perspective of artists—individuals who uncover aspects of their own identity as they reflect on contemporary life in Senegal. Collectively, their work acts as a portrait of how one African country can inspire creative minds, balancing universal questions with local characteristics.

Artists: Laylah Amatullah Barrayn, Manthia Diawara, Khalifa Dieng, Ibrahima Dieye, Camara Guèye, Pap Souleye Fall, Fatou Kandé Senghor, Amalia Ramanankirahhina, Henri Sagna, Fally Sene Sow, and Ibrahima Thiam.

Gallery Hours:

Tues. & Weds. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Closed Saturday, Sunday, Monday

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ADMISSION INFO

Free

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Opening reception is on Friday, January 25 from 5-7 p.m. 

Other programming is available here: https://www.kent.edu/galleries/programs-events-activities-kent

Gallery Hours:

Tues. & Weds. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Closed Saturday, Sunday, Monday

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Center for the Visual Arts at Kent State

325 Terrace Drive, Kent, OH 44242

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