“Witness here: Abstract National Geographics, Faith-Based Institutional Critique & Black Jesus, Queer Heraldic Sculpture, War Reportage Morality Plays, Site-Specific Refrigeration, Witch-Crafted Landscapes, Autobiographical Psychic Still Life, Performing Authoritatian Sonic Control Society..."**
The University of Chicago’s Department of Visual Arts and Logan Center Exhibitions present the 2016 MFA Thesis Exhibition AND NO ONE FISH IN THE MIDDLE featuring works by Joshua Backus, Brit Barton, Elisabeth Hogeman, Jayson Kellogg, Devin Mays, Gabriel Moreno, Anna Showers-Cruser and Morganne Wakefield.
Presented by DoVA and Logan Center Exhibitions with the support of UChicago Arts.
**Text excerpted from Zachary Cahill's essay, "At the Edge of the Sea", written on the occasion for the accompanying thesis exhibition publication.
Gallery Talk: Join Yesomi Umolu, Logan Center Exhibitions Curator with writer/artist/Open Practice Committee Coordinator Zachary Cahill and Solveig Nelson, PhD Candidate, Department of Art History at the University of Chicago for a conversation with the eight artists on their work in the collaborative thesis exhibition and accompanying catalogue.