333 E River Road
Minneapolis, MN 55455
New York–based artist and author Pablo Helguera will give a presentation describing his collaborative projects as an artist working with installation, sculpture, photography, drawing, socially engaged art, and performance. His talk will focus on the potential and the challenges in artistic work that draws on fields of knowledge situated outside the arts. A discussion with artist Sam Gould and WAM curator Boris Oicherman will follow the talk.
Cosponsored by the Department of Art, Department of Chicano & Latino Studies, the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA), and the Office for Equity and Diversity of the University of Minnesota.
Pablo Helguera (Mexico City, 1971) is a New York based artist working with installation, sculpture, photography, drawing, socially engaged art and performance. Helguera’s work focuses in a variety of topics ranging from history, pedagogy, sociolinguistics, ethnography, memory and the absurd, in formats that are widely varied including the lecture, museum display strategies, musical performances and written fiction.