With levity and a great deal of wit\, Meg Cranston inve stigates the intersections between individual and shared experience and how imagery and objects acquire meaning in our culture. With an eye equally en amored of color theory\, design\, fashion\, and supermarket advertising\, s he makes energetic collages pairing found imagery with monochromatic abstra ct forms. Her work was recently featured in Made in L.A. 2012 at the Hammer Museum and in exhibitions at the Getty Museum\, Los Angeles\; Galerie Michael Jan ssen\, Berlin\; Municipal Art Gallery\, Los Angeles\; and Gallery Brandstru p\, Oslo.

The UCLA Department of Art’s visiting lecture series is made possible through the g enerous support of the William D. Feldman Family Endowed Art Lecture Fund.

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Public programs are made possible b y a major gift from the Dream Fund at UCLA. Generous support is also provid ed by Hammer Members\; Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy\; Bronya and Andre w Galef\; Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley\; and an anonymous dono r.

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