States of Democracy
and Borderstasis by Guillermo Gómez-Peña
Exhibit Dates January 23 to February 20, 2020
Opening Reception Thursday January 23 at 7:30pm
Sonnenschein and Albright Galleries
Durand Art Institute
Lake Forest College
555 North Sheridan Road
Lake Forest, Illinois 60045
States of Democracy Artists
Stacy Arezou Mehrfar
Juried by David Sanchez Burr, Danielle Kelly and Rebecca Goldberg
Curated by David Sanchez Burr
Crucial to the success of democracy stand the challenges of equal representation, justice and human rights. Progress towards these goals can be fragile and recent election cycles have created salient evidence that deep regressions in democratic systems are warnings we must take seriously.
Borderstasis by Guillermo Gómez Peña 1998
Compliments the work of States of Democracy and is exhibited at the Albright Gallery, the video is on loan from the Video Data Bank at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.