03.02.2016 / Matthew Tedford & Kristen Brown

ProjectPage_Modoc_SectionDetail_476x268Wednesday, March 2, 2016. 10am – 12pm
Boardroom, SF Campus

Matthew Harrison Tedford is a regular writer for KQED, SF Weekly, and Art Practical. He writes about contemporary art, film and California history, with a focus on historical memory and landscape. He has also written for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Oakland Museum of California, Mubi.com, Huffington Post, and other publications. Tedford holds a BA in Philosophy from the University of California, Santa Cruz and an MA in Visual and Critical Studies from California College of the Arts.
Kristen Brown is a San Francisco-based painter and photographer originally from Saskatchewan, Canada. Her work explores the themes of dislocation, transience, and memory. She has exhibited at the de Young Museum, Berkeley Art Center, Arizona State University, Federation Gallery, Carnegie Arts Center, and the Mendel Art Gallery, among others. In 2015, Brown was awarded a prestigious painting grant from the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation in Montreal. She holds a BFA in Studio Art from the University of Saskatchewan and an MFA in Painting from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.