Mabel O. Wilson

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Graduate Studies Lecture Series Event

Tuesday, February 19, 2012
7pm – 9pm
Timken Hall, SF Campus

Mabel O. Wilson navigates her trans-disciplinary practice Studio AND between the fields of architecture, art, and cultural history. Her design experiments and scholarly research investigates space, politics and cultural memory in black America; race and visual culture; and new technologies and the social production of space. The Wexner Center for the Arts, the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, the Storefront for Art and Architecture, Museum of Contemporary Photography, and SF Cameraworks have exhibited her work. She is the author of Negro Building– Black Americans in the World of Fairs and Museums (University of California Press 2012).