|Viewers turning their heads sideways to ready the quotes and facts about guns inscribed on the guns. Courtesy of the artist.|
Tom Hubbard Artist TalkTuesday, November 1st, 7-8pm
iMOCA at The Murphy
1043 Virginia Ave, Suite 5
Tom Hubbard is speaking about "Recoil" an iMOCA commissioned installation of ceramic guns imprinted with names of events, quotes from speeches, and writings about guns in contemporary American culture. Hubbard is showing pieces from this series at the Indy 1500 Gun & Knife Show and having conversations with attendees. The artist will speak about the project and what was learned from this experience at the Murphy.
"Recoil" is currently on view at iMOCA at the Murphy until Nov. 19 and iMOCA at CityWay until Dec. 31.
The presentation and catalogue are part of an artist residency sponsored by the National Performance Network/Visual Artists Network, NPN/VAN.
This project is made possible in part through support from the National Performance Network's Visual Artists Network. Major contributors are the Andy Warhol Foundation for Visual Arts, the Joan Mitchell Foundation, the Ford Foundation and Pollock-Krasner Foundation.