Much Much More lecture series and the Hyde Park Art Center presents:
@Humboldt Park branch, Chicago Public Library 1605 N. Troy Street
November 16, 3PM-4PM
Oli Watt (b. 1968) is a Chicago-based artist and professor of printmedia. Exhibitions of his work have been presented at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Spencer Brownstone, New York, Rocket Gallery, London, and the Terra Museum of American Art, Chicago. His work has been published and received reviews in Art on Paper, Art US, New Yorker, New Art Examiner, and the Village Voice. Watt is the recipient of the Maxine and Stuart Applebaum Award of Excellence and the Tweed Museum of Art Purchase Award. Watt received a MFA in printmaking from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where he has been Adjunct Assistant Professor since 2003.
This talk is presented in conjunction with
Oli Watt: Here comes a regular on view from September 22, 2013 – January 12, 2014 at the Hyde Park Art Center.
Image: Oli Watt, Le Penseur, 2013, neon,48 x 36 inches