Visiting Artist Series Presents Krista Franklin

Wednesday, Sep 8, 2021 11 am – 12 pm

College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Join us  Wednesday, September 8th at 11 a.m. as the COD Visiting Artist Series presents artist Krista Franklin.

Krista Franklin is a writer and visual artist, the author Too Much Midnight (Haymarket Books, 2020), the artist book Under the Knife (Candor Arts, 2018), and the chapbook Study of Love & Black Body (Willow Books, 2012). She is a Helen and Tim Meier Foundation for the Arts Achievement Awardee, and a recipient of the Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant. Her visual art has exhibited at Poetry Foundation, Konsthall C, Rootwork Gallery, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Studio Museum in Harlem, Chicago Cultural Center, National Museum of Mexican Art, and the set of 20th Century Fox’s Empire. She has been published in Poetry, Black Camera, The Offing, Vinyl, and a number of anthologies and artist books.

The event will be streamed on our website and YouTube Channel.

The Visiting Artist Series is a collaboration between the Cleve Carney Museum of Art and the Fine Arts, Architecture and Photography programs.

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Visiting Artist Series