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Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Valaria Tatera

November 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Valaria Tatera
Valaria Tatera is a visual artist whose work investigates the intersection of ethnicity, gender, commerce, and the environment. A member of the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, Tatera explores self- identity and contemporary Indigenous issues such as the environment, sovereignty, and the co-opting of imagery. She earned an MFA in 3-D from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, M.A. and B.F.A. in Ceramics from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Valaria is well respected statewide, and has worked with various artists, as well as teaching in various institutions across Wisconsin. She was a finalist in the Mary Nohl Fellowship and the United States Artist Fellowship, a recipient of the Museum of Wisconsin Art best sculpture 2014, and featured clay artist at Lakefront Festival for the Arts.

All 2021-22 lectures are free virtual events. Series supported in part by the UWM Black and Gold Committee & Differential Tuition funds, Frederick R. Layton Fund, the John Colt Memorial Art Fund, The Queer Curatorial Fund, Print Club, and OBJECT.

Date/Time:
Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021
7:30 P.M.

Free Virtual Event:
The UWM community and general public are welcome to view the event livestream via Zoom (details below). A recording of the lecture will also be available online here 24 hours after each event.

Zoom login info for the Fall 2021 Artists Now! series:

Join Zoom Meeting: https://wisconsin-edu.zoom.us/j/5173175108?pwd=SldvTmNpZmIvVVF1azNib0JjUlNtZz09

Meeting ID: 517 317 5108
Passcode: 974465

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Details

Date:
November 17
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Milwaukee, WI United States + Google Map