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      February 12, 2019

      Tuesday  11:00 AM - 5:00 PM (weekly Tuesday through Sunday until August 31, 2019)

      106 Central Street
      Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts 02481

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      Daniela Rivera’s installation, the second in a series of annual commissions, is born of the artist’s own experience as an immigrant and regards “the loss of the habitual.” She has fitted salvaged doors with optical lenses and audio speakers to explore “the many personal stories of immigration and the loss of familiarity of one’s environment.” The installation includes an eight channel audio piece designed by Jenny Olivia Johnson.

      Rivera (b. 1973, Santiago, Chile) describes herself as an experimental painter, whose work is as likely to take shape through video, photography, and installation as it is to find form through the expectable medium of paint on canvas. She holds a BFA from the Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago (1996), an MFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (2006), and was a Fellow at the Skowhegan School in Maine (2006). Rivera was a finalist for the Foster Prize in 2010, and presented a major trans-medial installation, The Andes Inverted, at the MFA Boston in 2017-18.

      Special thanks to Melchor Becker for his assistance in the studioSpecial thanks for sharing their memories and voices to: Anonymous, Brenda, Doris, Francisca, Gerardo, Jorge, Juan Carlos, Juan Manuel, Tomas

      This exhibit will be on display until August 31 of next year. The museum is open from 11am to 5pm each day of the week except Mondays.

      The Windows Invitational is organized by Lisa Fischman, Ruth Gordon Shapiro ’37 Director, and presented with generous support from Wellesley College Friends of Art at the Davis.

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Art Galleries & Exhibits

      This event repeats weekly Tuesday through Sunday until August 31, 2019: Feb 19, Feb 20, Feb 21

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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