VISITING ARTIST : ANDREA DEZSÖ
Residency: January 17 – February 9 at Room 302
Gaffing Sessions: Sundays, January 22 + 29t, 10-2 at Room 117
Public Lecture: Tuesday, January 31, 5-6 at Room 101
Dezsö will also be creating a series of stone lithographs and glass sculptures with the assistance of ART students Robert Flowers, David Harada and Yoshimi Teh.
Andrea Dezsö is a visual artist who works across a broad range of media including drawing, painting, artist’s books, embroidery, cut paper, animation, sculpture, site-specific installation and public art. Dezsö’s permanent public art has been installed in two New York City subway stations, at the United States Embassy in Bucharest, Romania and at CUNY BMCC Fiterman Hall in Lower Manhattan. Community Garden, Dezsö’s mosaic in the New York City subway was recognized as Best American Public Art in 2007 by Americans for the Arts.
Dezsö is Associate Professor of Art at Hampshire College in Amherst, MA and maintains studios in NYC and in Western Massachusetts. She exhibits internationally and is represented by the Nancy Margolis Gallery in New York and Pucker Gallery in Boston.