Artist Talk: Allison Leigh Holt | Events | Bay Area | Bullseye Glass Co

Artist Talk: Allison Leigh Holt

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artist talk - Allison Leigh Holt

Join artist Allison Leigh Holt for a talk about her recent residency at Resource Center Bay Area. As an interdisciplinary artist, she pursues a dialogue between divergent ways of experiencing, comprehending, and describing reality. She'll share how her current explorations in glass relate to her past work in sculpture, video, and performance.

This event is free and open to the public.

About the Artist

Allison Leigh Holt is a cross-disciplinary artist based in Oakland, CA. Holt has received awards from the U.S. Department of State (Fulbright Fellowship, Indonesia), Djerassi Resident Artist Program, the San Francisco Arts Commission, the David Bermant Foundation, Cemeti Institute for Art + Society (Indonesia), the Experimental Television Center, Kala Art Institute, and the North Dakota Museum of Art. 

Her work has been exhibited at SFMOMA, Stanford University, Anthology Film Archives (NYC), Cemeti Institute for Art + Society (Indonesia), the Boston Cyberarts Festival, San Francisco Cinematheque, Axiom Gallery (Boston), the Urban Screens Conference (Melbourne, AUS), and the Yogyakarta International New Media Festival. She has presented at cellsBUTTON(s) and Video Vortex conferences in Indonesia, the Cultural Studies Association Conference, the 20th Annual Science of Consciousness Conference, and Imagining the Universe: Cosmology in Art and Science at Stanford Arts Institute.

Holt is the Vice President of San Francisco Cinematheque’s Board of Directors. She studied at The Evergreen State College (BA) and Massachusetts College of Art (MFA).

Bay Area / Thursday, July 13, 2017 / 6-7pm / FREE (RSVP required)


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