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Lineage Through Landscape: Tracing Egun in Brazil by Fran Siegel

Start
August 30, 2017
End
December 10, 2017
Cost
Free

“Lineage Through Landscape: Tracing Egun in Brazil by Fran Siegel” is a multifaceted drawing project developed through the Los Angeles-based artist’s research residency in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Itaparica island, a vibrant center of the Afro-Brazilian religion Candomblé. A vast, forty-foot- long, irregular “weaving” made of strips of sun-exposed and patterned fabric crossed by lengths of delicate drawings of sacred plants on translucent drafting film and cyanotypes, the work will wrap around three walls of the Museum’s “Fowler in Focus” Gallery.

Through — December 10, Wednesdays 12:00 noon – 8:00 p.m., Thursdays – Sundays 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m

Sponsor: Pacific Standard Time is an initiative of the Getty. The presenting sponsor is Bank of America

Photo Credit: Fran Siegel, “Lineage Through Landscape: Tracing Egun in Brazil “, (Layered Drawings: Mixed Media, 144″ x 300”, 2016-2017

Location

Fowler Museum at UCLA
W. Sunset Blvd. and Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA United States
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Phone:
310.825.4361
Website:
fowler.ucla.edu

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