EXHIBITION | Politics Of Weeds
2/20/18, 11:00 AM
About this event
Artists and scholars Bo Zheng (City University of Hong Kong) and Diane Willow (University of Minnesota) are collaborating with Cante Suta-Francis Bettelyoun, Sayge Carroll, Reb L Limerick, Lisa Philander, Koua Yang, and Marcus Young to present this month-long experiential exhibition. The exhibition presents the work of SEACHINA (Socially Engaged Art in Contemporary China), the emergence of a Weed Party collective in Minneapolis/St Paul, and the cultivation of a series of participatory and interdisciplinary collaborations. Politics of Weeds becomes a creative catalyst to explore: how we work with plants to transform politics; how we propagate cultures of resistance, resilience, and re-imagination; and how we form and transform our relationships with plants. More info at https://z.umn.edu/14tk.
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Public Talk with Bo Zheng | 7:00 PM | InFlux Space (E110)
Friday, February 23, 2018
Public Reception | 7:00 – 10:00 PM | Regis East Lobby
Parking, Accessibility, Cost
Parking is available nearby on the street, at the 21st Avenue South ramp, 5th Street South lot, and 19th Avenue South ramp; hourly or event rates apply. These parking locations and the Regis Center for Art are wheelchair-accessible. Exhibitions and related events are free and open to the public.
Bo Zheng, Socialism Good, 2016, plants (Alternanthera and weeds), 4 x 16 meters
- Regis Center for Art | Katherine E. Nash Gallery
- 405 21st Avenue South
- Minneapolis MN