Visual Art



UNC Chapel Hill Art Department: EXHIBITION: Peter Williams - Dark Humor


( Thu., Aug. 31, 2017 - Thu., Sep. 28, 2017 )

John and June Allcott Gallery, 115 S. Columbia St., Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Program

Peter Williams talked with Bradley Rubinstein about his work in a recent interview in Artslant: “It is not my voice I feel the need to exercise but the voice of many, who remain nameless. Day in and day out they deal with, encounter, engage the horror of our current crisis...My vision is of the history of art being able to tell the appalling story of humankind and the evils it perpetuates. Every now and then we seem to need a war or cleansing to sort things out. Why? Because we are all fallible, and the weak unfortunately are on the front lines of that battle.”

Notes

Hanes Visiting Artist Lecutre:  September 12, 6:00 PM

GALLERY HOURS:  Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cost

Free

More information

valentine@unc.edu
http://art.unc.edu

Dates

  • Thursday, August 31, 2017 - Thursday, September 28, 2017