BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:icalendar-ruby CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20161208T085820Z UID:220992 DTSTART:20120430T000000 DTEND:20130430T000000 DESCRIPTION:

Referred to as a "radial radical\," the African American con temporary artist Chakaia Booker used tires as her primary material in const ructing these large-scale sculptures on loan from Marlborough Gallery\, Che lsea\, N.Y. Spiky\, dark\, imposing and beautiful\, these works interact wi th the museum's peaceful\, minimalist sculpture garden in new ways. Booker\ , who received her MFA from the City College of New York\, has work in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art\, the Studio Museum in Harlem and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)\, among many others. She also designs clothing and accessories from rubber and creates h eadpieces from unconventional materials.

LOCATION:Georgia Museum of Art\,90 Carlton Street University of Georgia \n Athens\, GA 30602-6719 SUMMARY:Defiant Beauty\, Chakaia Booker END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR