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Visiting Artist Lecture with James Williams II


Visiting Artist Lecture: 


James Williams II


James Williams II is a curator and interdisciplinary artist whose work encompasses painting, sculpture and photography. His works center on topics of social and cultural identity in the United States tied together by self-portraiture and narration. His most recent project was curating the show, Whatchamacallit. The exhibition, accompanied with a publication, focused on superimposed identities and the growing obsession over them.

Williams is the recipient of the MFA Joan Mitchell Foundation award, the Bromo Seltzer Fellowship, and served as artist-in-residence at School 33 in Baltimore, Maryland. Williams, originally from Upstate New York, received his master’s degree from the Mount Royal School of Art at Maryland Institute College Art (MICA). He currently teaches at MICA and serves as Program Director at Hamiltonian Artists in Washington, D.C.



Wednesday, September 26, 2018
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Luther Barn Auction Ring
19 Furnace Bank Road
Wassaic, NY 12592


Earlier Event: August 25
Open Studios in August
Later Event: September 29
Open Studios in September