Hunt Gallery Exhibit: ‘Negative Archaeology’ Extended Through Dec. 20

| December 14, 2012

The Hunt Gallery exhibit Negative Archaeology, curated by Jeffrey Hughes of Webster’s Art Department. will be will be extended through Thursday, Dec. 20.

The exhibition of New York-based artist Pablo Helguera, Negative Archaeology, which opened in the Hunt Gallery on Nov. 9 and was slated to close Dec. 15, will be extended through Thursday, Dec. 20. The exhibition is free and open to the public. Hunt Gallery hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays. The exhibition is curated by Jeffrey Hughes of Webster’s Art Department.

Helguera, who was born in Mexico City in 1971, has a widely varied art practice, creating works in sculpture, drawing, photography, installation, performance and socially engaged art. He is the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships, including the John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship. Helguera is also a composer, curator, author of more than 13 books, and an educator. He is presently serving as director of Adult and Academic Programs at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

Negative Archaeology is made possible in part through the generosity of Dorte (MA ‘07) and Jim Probstein, and Susan S. Block, and also receives support from the Missouri Art Council, the Regional Arts Commission, the Santo Foundation and the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts.

Please call 314-246-7171 with any questions.

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