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How Place Shapes Artists: Artists Andrea Carlson, Lamar Peterson, and Dyani White Hawk with Mia curator Robert Cozzolino

Andrea Carlson, Lamar Peterson, and Dyani White Hawk will discuss the impact of the Chicago Imagists on their work. In considering the work, they will also talk about how place affects them and why it is important to champion regional histories.Andrea Carlson, a graduate of MCAD, currently lives and works in Chicago. Lamar Peterson is assistant professor of art at the University of Minnesota. Dyani White Hawk is a writer and artist who lives and works in Minneapolis.

This program is supported by the Terra Foundation for American Art as part of Art Design Chicago, an initiative of the Terra Foundation exploring Chicago’s art and design legacy, with presenting partner The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation.

$10, $5 My Mia members, free to members of the Paintings Affinity Group. Register online or call 612.870.6323. Tickets available beginning August 13.