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Light Work Exhibits ‘The Trouble with Flesh’
Light Work is exhibiting “The Trouble with Flesh,” juried and curated by renowned photographer Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa, featuring new work by M.F.A. candidates from the art photography program in the Department of Transmedia in the College of Visual and Performing Arts. The exhibition is on view in the Light Work Hallway Gallery.
Exhibiting students include: Courtney Asztalos, Adrianna Bianchi, Shouyu Stephen Chen, Evan Deuitch, Antone Dolezal, Rachel Fein-Smolinski, Michael Hicks, Todd Irwin Francis Lauther, Jacob Riddle, Fei Taishi, D’Angelo Lovell Williams, Nydia Blas Williams and Luxin Zhang. Wolukau-Wanambwa served as curator and juror to select images for Best of Show and Honorable Mention. Best of Show went to Bianchi, and Honorable Mention went to D’Angelo Lovell Williams.
Light Work’s close partnership with the Department of Transmedia provides art photography students with full access to its production facilities, lectures and workshops. Many students have worked with Lightu765 Work throughout their undergraduate careers, and have become an integral source of the energy, passion and excitement that defines Light Work.