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Feb. 5-26: Jason S. Yi Art Exhibit
Yi will give artist's lecture Monday, Feb. 12 in Ostrander Auditorium.
Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office News Release, 1-30-2018
Mankato, Minn. – An art exhibit titled “Terraform” by artist Jason S. Yi will be on display in Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Conkling Gallery (located in Nelson Hall 139) from Monday, Feb. 5 through Monday, Feb. 26.
The exhibit is free and open to the public. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday as coverage permits. Please call 507-389-6412 to ensure the gallery is open.
Yi will present a lecture on Monday, Feb. 12 at 7 p.m. in Ostrander Auditorium, with a gallery reception immediately following the lecture.
Yi's presentation is a Nadine B. Andreas Artist Lecture that is part of the Minnesota State Mankato Department of Art’s Art Enrichment and Andreas Endowment Lecture and Residency Series. Yi will be on campus for an artist residency from Feb. 5-12 in the Nelson Hall Art Studios and Conkling Gallery.
According to a Department of Art preview of the exhibit, Yi works across artistic disciplines: photography, video, sculpture, drawing, multimedia and installations. He has exhibited nationally and internationally in places such as New York, Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles, Japan, China, Korea, Vietnam, Italy and Austria. Notably, his installation work was included in the international biennial exhibition at the Inside-out Art Museum in Beijing in 2013, and most recently his work was included in the Sculpture Milwaukee 2017, international exhibition of public art.
For more information, call the Minnesota State Mankato Department of Art at 507-389-6412. The complete 2017-2018 Conkling Gallery Schedule, list of artist residencies and lecture series is located at http://www.mnsu.edu/artdept/exhibitions.html.
The Minnesota State Mankato Department of Art is part of the University’s College of Arts and Humanities.
Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 14,712 students, is part of the Minnesota State system, which includes 30 colleges and seven universities.