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Photography Lecture Series: Patty Chang

Image: Patty Chang, Milk Debt, 2020. Installation view at 18th Street Arts Center. Courtesy of the artist.

The MassArt Graduate Programs and the department of Photography are pleased to welcome Patty Chang to the Spring 2021 Photography Lecture Series. Please join us via Zoom at 2pm on March 30th.

Patty Chang is an LA based artist using performance, video, installation and narrative when considering identity, gender, transnationalism, the environment, and impacted subjectivities. Born in 1972 in San Leandro, California, Chang received her BA from the University of California, San Diego, in 1994. Her work has been exhibited nationwide and internationally at such institutions as the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Guggenheim Museum, New York; New Museum, New York; ; BAK, Basis voor actuele Kunst, Utrecht; the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; Fri Art Centre d’Art de Freibourg, Switzerland; Chinese Arts Centre, Manchester, England; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; the M+ Museum, Hong Kong; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the Times Museum in Guangzhou, China; and the Moderna Museet, Stockholm. She has received a Rockefeller Foundation Grant, a Creative Capital Award, a finalist for the Hugo Boss Prize, a Guna S. Mundheim Fellow in the Visual Arts at the American Academy in Berlin, a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow, an Anonymous Was a Woman Grant. She teaches at the University of Southern California. She lives and works in Los Angeles.

*All Photography lectures are free and open to the public. Please note that all lectures will be held virtually on Zoom for the Spring 2021 semester.

Image: Patty Chang, Milk Debt, 2020. Installation view at 18th Street Arts Center. Courtesy of the artist.

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