Drop-in Tour: Young Gifted and Black

April 7, 2022 12:00PM to 12:30PM
LUAG Main Gallery

Scene and Unseen: A Conversation on History and Identity through Contemporary Landscapes

with LUAG Museum Educator, Cassidy Rubio '24

This tour focuses on the use of landscape art as a mechanism for social commentary. How does contemporary art challenge the traditional canon? In what ways does unpacking that history explore identity?

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Cassidy Rubio '24 is a sophomore at Lehigh. She is an English major with minors in Marketing & Latin American Studies. She is interested in exploring the way in which cultural and societal influences impact the creation of art and the work itself. In her free time, Cassidy enjoyed reading and creating art.

Image: Vaughn Spann; Radiant Sunshine, The Morning After (For Lula), 2017; Oil and Acrylic on Paper; © Vaughn Spann, Courtesy of Martin Parsekian / Half Gallery