Tattoo: An American Evolution
Opening Reception: November 11, 4:30-6:00 pm
followed by screening of "Tattoo" (1981) in VAB100
Symposium: November 13, 10 am - 5 pm VAB110
Lee Sido (NIU Studio Division Head) - "Art in the American Tattoo"
Chris May (Tattoo Artist from Proton Tattoo Studio) - "Stabbing Art"
Ellen Greene (Chicago-based painter) - "Tattoo as a Narrative in the Artwork of Ellen Greene"
Rachel Walters (Art Historian) - "The Tattoo in Burmese Culture"
Panel Discussion with:
Michael Barnes (NIU Gradate Programs Coordinator)
Ellen Greene (Chicago-based Painter)
Kyle Turner (Printmaker)
Eric Fuertes (Sculptor)
John Medina (Sculptor)