ARTIST AS ACTIVIST
Gallery Exhibit by Stephen Surlin
January 24 – 28
Gallery Reception at 7:00 pm on January 28th.
The role of the artist in contemporary society has expanded to include an engagement with some of the social and humanitarian crisis’ of our time.
The concepts of contemporary Design are filling the imaginations of contemporary artists, because of the creativity and innovation found in the research and development of new technology and ideas.
The gallery exhibit “Artist as Activist” depicts the research and works of Stephen Surlin. Following his experience in Nigeria and his delving into these new design ideas and technologies.
During the reception there will be talks by Lizzy Walker and Stephen Surlin, starting at 7:30 pm inside the gallery.
Director of the ACRT (Aids Crisis Response Team).
Will be talking about her involvement with the
humanitarian non-profit organization.
Artist & Curator, Bachelor of Fine Arts Student at
the University of Windsor. Will be speaking about
his work and his involvement with the ACRT group.
ACRT (Aids Crisis Response Team) - http://www.aidscrisisresponseteam.org/
Stephen Surlin – stephensurlin.com