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Visiting Artist Lecture with James Williams II

  • Wassaic Project 37 Furnace Bank Road Wassaic, NY (map)

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.



Thursday, March 21, 2019
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Maxon Mills
37 Furnace Bank Road
Wassaic, NY 12592

Earlier Event: March 2
Window Seat
Later Event: March 30
Open Studios in March