Laura Anderson Barbata: Collaborations Beyond Borders will be on display in the Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series Galleries at Douglass Library from September 6 to December 16. The exhibition contains selected highlights of textile, sculptural, two-dimensional, and video works from the traveling exhibition Transcommunality.
Laura Anderson Barbata is the 2016-17 Estelle Lebowitz Endowed Visiting Artist at Rutgers University. Born in Mexico City and based in New York, Barbata focuses in her work on participatory art initiatives that document communities and traditions, using storied art forms as platforms for social change, contemporary performance, group participation, and protest.
Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. The exhibition and events are free and open to the public. Further information about the exhibition, events, accessibility, and parking can be found at the Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities website.