Luis Gispert (born 1972) is a sculptor and photographer base d in Brooklyn\, NY. His multi-media work focuses on youth culture\, hip hop \, and Cuban-American history. Gispert has exhibited in solo shows at Rhona Hoffman Gallery\, Chicago\; Otereo Plassert Gallery\, Los Angeles\; Fredri c Snitzer Gallery\, Miami\; Mary Boone Gallery\, New York\; Santa Barbara C ontemporary Arts Forum\, CA\; and the Hood Museum of Art\, Dartmouth Colleg e\, Hanover\, NH\, among others. He has been included in group exhibitions at Centro Arti Visive\, Pescheria\, Italy\; On Stellar Rays Gallery\, New Y ork\; the National Museum of Poznan\, Poland\; Redux Contemporary Art Cente r\, Charleston\, SC\; High Museum of Art\, Atlanta\, GA\; Shanghai MoCA\, C hina\; Jack Hanley Gallery\, San Francisco\; and the Royal Academy of Art\, London\, among others. Gispert has been the recipient of a Cintas Foundati on Visual Arts Fellowship. He has also lectured widely at many universities in the United States and Canada. Gispert earned a BFA in film from the Sch ool of the Art Institute of Chicago and an MFA in sculpture from Yale Unive rsity.

Form Fit is a lecture series organized by University of Ill inois at Chicago MFA graduates in which local artists\, curators\, and othe r contemporary art practitioners present on their work. This series is free and open to the public.
LOCATION:Gallery 400 Lecture Room\, USA SUMMARY:Form Fit: Luis Gispert\, Luis Gispert END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR