Join us live for a virtual lecture by curator Meg Onli followed by an audience Q&A.
Link to join via Zoom: https://saic-edu.zoom.us/j/87057223510
Meg Onli (BFA 2008) is the Andrea B. Laporte Associate Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. She has curated the exhibitions Speech/Acts (2017) and Colored People Time (2019. In the Summer of 2020, she founded the initiative Art for Philadelphia, which raised more than $100,000 for community-led abolitionist organizations. Currently, Onli is working on the solo exhibition Jessica Vaughn: Our Primary Focus is to be Successful (2021); co-curating with Erin Christovale a retrospective of Ulysses Jenkins’s work, Ulysses Jenkins: Without Your Interpretation (2021); and is a visiting professor at Williams College.
Presented in partnership with SAIC Alumni Relations. This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.
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Image: Colored People Time, 2020, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania. Photo: Derek Rigby. Hand model: Michele Pierson.