TRUTH & RECONCILIATION: A Group Exhibition

TRUTH & RECONCILIATION: A Group Exhibition
September 3—October 4, 2019


Curated by Toni L. Gentilli, SFAI Residency Director

As our 2018-2019 thematic residency draws to a close, SFAI has assembled a multimedia exhibition of 13 artists in residence exploring notions of truth and the potential for reconciliation. The exhibiting artists come from diverse backgrounds representing South Africa, Colombia, Sri Lanka, Japan, and the United States as well as four sovereign Indigenous nations: Colville, Chiricahua Apache, Diné, and Taos Pueblo.Their works bring into view more nuanced recollections of the complicated histories related to these places and encourage fuller comprehension of truths that have been systematically omitted or repressed. By allocating space and giving new form to these narratives, the artists confront incomplete, biased, and damaging stories of the past in service of healing the present and reimagining our future. This exhibit is made possible by an NEA Artworks Grant.

September 3 — October 4, 2019 / Monday—Friday, 9am—5pm

Extended Viewing Hours:
Friday September 6, 5:30pm—7:30pm / 9:00pm—11:00pm / Art of Change Event (viewing times depend on ticket package purchased)
Thursday September 19, 5:00pm—8:00pm / Process with Wes Holloway
Friday September 27, 5:00pm—9:00pm / Platform Event (TBA)

 


Exhibiting Artists

 

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