Hendrix Hosts Solo Exhibition by Visiting Artist

Rebecca Carter - UnknownCONWAY, Ark. (November 5, 2013) – The Hendrix College Department of Art will host "No Place Like Home," a solo exhibition of recent works, including video installation, by visiting artist Rebecca Carter from Thursday, Nov. 14 – Tuesday, Nov. 26 in Trieschmann Gallery.

The exhibition is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

There will be an artist talk at 6 p.m. and an opening reception at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14. The talk and reception are open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Carter's works explore states of intimacy and alienation as they shift through reading, touch, and other states of reception. She engages processes of appropriation, tracing, erasing, reconstructing, and the performative in various media, notably the groundless thread drawing and video. She holds an MFA in fiber and material studies from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a bachelor’s degree in studio/art history and women's studies from Oberlin College.  For more information, visit www.rebeccacarter.org.

For more information on the exhibition, contact Hendrix art professor Melissa Gill at 501-505-1562 or gill@hendrix.edu.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the sixth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country’s “Up and Coming” liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report.  Hendrix is featured in the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, as well as the 2014 Princeton Review’s The Best 378 Colleges, Forbes magazine's list of America's Top Colleges, and the 2014 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu

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