Christel DeHaan Family Foundation Visiting Artist Lecture: Æsa Sigurjónsdóttir
Æsa Sigurjónsdóttir. Photo by Lorenz Seidler.
Explore how creativity has permeated Icelandic society and become a global asset in cultural production and advertising.
Art historian and curator Æsa Sigurjónsdóttir will explore “Icelandicity” through the work of artists such as Birgir Andrésson, Ólöf Nordal, Rúrí, Ólafur Elíasson, and Ragnar Kjartansson, as well as the concept of nation branding developed by Simon Anholt and other marketing experts. Her talk is titled “Postnational Identities and Environmental Strategies in Icelandic Contemporary Art.”
After Sigurjónsdóttir’s presentation, Jean Robertson, Chancellor’s Professor Emerita,View more
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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Oct 12, 2022 at 05:30 pm - 08:00 pm (Wed)
735 W. New York St., Eskenazi Hall, HR 224, Indianapolis, IN 46202
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