Jacq Wagner

Monday, April 25, 2016 (All day) to Friday, April 29, 2016 (All day)

Gallery:                        Beaton Gallery, AMF

Reception Date:          Friday 4/29

Reception Time:          6 – 8pm

Show Description:

The New Colossus uses anthropomorphic sculptures to create a scene of global injustice. Using the Syrian refugee crisis as a catalyst, it seeks to explain the emotional and physical hardship behind war torn displacement. The work points to a cyclical history of oppression and considers the benevolence of humanity.

Artwork Info:

Title:                            Roadblocks to Empathy

Materials:                   Polystyrene foam, Spray foam, Aqua Resin, Casting resin, Roofing Tar, Plywood, Glitter

Size:                             3’(H) x4’(W) x2’(D)

Date Created:             2015

Jacq Wagner
Beaton Gallery, Amelita Mirolo Fine Arts Building