On Thursday, January 16th, artist and educator Pam Longobardi will be giving a public lecture on her work in conjunction with the Ewing Gallery Exhibition, "Unsustainable - a Planet in Crisis" in the Ewing Gallery. Longobardi's lecture will be in McCarty Auditorium, room 109 of the Art + Architecture Building.
Pam Longobardi is an American contemporary eco artist and activist, currently living and working in Atlanta, Georgia. She is known internationally for sculptural works and installations created from plastic debris, primarily from marine and coastal environments, as a primary material. She is also a Professor of Drawing and Painting at Georgia State University.
Longobardi's lecture is part of the University of Tennessee School of Art's Programming Committee Lecture Series.
"Unsustainable - a Planet in Crisis" was developed as part of the programming for UT's Apocalypse Semester and as a partner exhibition to "Visions of the End" at the McClung Museum.