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Hunter Undergraduate Student Symposium: Placemaking

  • Hunter Museum of American Art 10 Bluff View Chattanooga United States (map)

This popular symposium series returns this year to feature papers from college students on the topic of Placemaking. Respondent for this symposium is UTC Assistant Professor of Art History Dr. Olivia Wolf.

Students presenting in the research panel are Stefan Marasligiller of Vanderbilt University, RaNijah Wright of Tennessee State University, Jordan Horton of DePauw University and Emily Ricks of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.  In addition there will be pecha kucha style presentations on regional placemaking spaces given by Sophie McVicar and Irasema Quezada Hammock of University of Alabama at Birmingham and Molly Burns and Elliott Jones Boyle of Miami of Ohio

This program is open and free to the public.
The symposium theme was inspired by our current exhibition Alyson Shotz: Un/Folding

BANNER IMAGE: Alyson Shotz [b. 1964], Crushed Cube #1, 2018, Riveted copper cubes crushed by a hydraulic crushing machine made by artist, 20 x 25 x 25 inches, Courtesy of Carolina Nitsch, New York