Artist Reception: Dyani White Hawk (in-person and virtual)

Dyani White Hawk (Sičáŋǧu Lakota)
Artist-in- Residence: June 13–June 24, 2022
In-person reception: June 23, 5pm-7pm at 48004 St Andrews Rd, Pendleton, OR
If you are unable to join us in-person at Crow’s Shadow, please consider joining us for a Zoom event on Wednesday, June 22, 4:30-5:00 PM.

From left to right: Diedrick Brackens, a man of dark brown complexion, smiles subtly towards the camera, wearing a black shirt. D’Angelo Lovell Williams, a slim man of light brown complexion, rests his foot upon a black crate. He is wearing black cotton overalls and stands against a gray background. Ashley Stull Meyers, a woman of light brown complexion wears all black against a black background. Her facial expression is placid.

Artist Talk: Diedrick Brackens, D’Angelo Lovell Williams, Ashley Stull Meyers

In collaboration with the lumber room, PNCA’s MFA in Applied Craft + Design and MFA in Visual Studies programs are thrilled to host a conversation with artists Diedrick Brackens and D’Angelo Lovell Williams, facilitated by curator Ashley Stull Meyers. This conversation will center on the work and practice of the artists and curator and their current exhibition opening at the lumber room in Portland, OR.

An individual details the ear of a lifesize pencil sketch of a figure in a mugshot.

Virtual Artist Talk with Lava Thomas – Mills College Art Museum

Drawing from her family’s Southern roots, current and historical socio-political events, intersectional feminism and African American protest and devotional traditions, Thomas’ practice centers ideas that amplify visibility, healing, and empowerment in the face of erasure, trauma, and oppression.