webinar register page

Webinar banner
Picturing Hidden Stories: A Visual Artist Approach to Excavating the Neglected Past
Most of us know that photography has played an important role in preserving history since its conception. No matter what the intention of the photographer information is collected reveals details and evidence possible to tell significant stories. For photographic educator and practicing visual artist, Renee Billingslea, investigating historical photographs for content, materials, and processes to build her installations is a natural process. By creating objects that fit into the realm of material culture, Billingslea pulls out hidden stories and fragments from American history to educate and inform an audience. Billingslea will share details of her processes, showing examples of her work from The Fabric of Race: Racial violence and lynching in America and her newest installations Ten American Concentration Camps discuss how the exhibit of art impacts the discussion of cultural trauma.

The webinar will include a presentation by visual artist Renee Billingslea. Collaboration with Endicott College. 

To request an accommodation for this event, please contact disability services at 978.542.6217 or email access@salemstate.edu.

Feb 24, 2021 05:55 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Webinar is over, you cannot register now. If you have any questions, please contact Webinar host: Webinar Services 1.