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Fine Arts Visiting Artist Lecture: Jackson Polys

Wed, 17 Oct 2018

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, Room I-202, New York, NY 10011


Jackson Polys is an artist from Tlingit territory, living and working between what are currently called Alaska and New York. His work examines negotiations toward the limits and viability of desires for Indigenous growth. Polys holds an MFA from Columbia University and in 2017 received a NACF Mentor Artist Fellowship. His individual and collaborative works have appeared at the Alaska State Museum; the Anchorage Museum; Artists Space; Burke Museum; Images Festival; Sundance Film Festival; and the Whitney Museum of American Art.

Presented by Parsons School of Design.

Source: The New School: Parsons