Reception and Artist Talk with Britni Mara
The Cleve Carney Museum of Art (CCMA), located at 425 Fawell Blvd. on the College of DuPage campus, presentsHooking Up: Meet the Collection, June 4 – August 7, 2022. This exhibition celebrates the recent conversion of the Cleve Carney Art Gallery to the Cleve Carney Museum of Art. In this dynamic presentation, masters such as Toulouse-Lautrec and Rembrandt Van Rijn to 21st century artists Maya Lin and Kehinde Wiley from the College of DuPage Permanent Art collection will be in conversation with works by notable contemporary Chicago artists including Theaster Gates, Sam Jaffe, Christopher James, Troy Lehman, Riva Lehrer, José Lerma, Britni Mara, Audrey Niffenegger, Julia Phillips, Jeffrey Swider-Peltz, Taylor Smith and Amanda Williams.
Mix and mingle with contemporary artists featured in the exhibition. Artist Britni Mara will discuss her artistic practice and her work included in the show.
Image: Rembrandt Van Rijn, Man in Arbor, 1642, Etching, 3 in. x 2 ½ in. Gift of Diane Skeet. Courtesy the Cleve Carney Museum of Art.