Exhibition on View - Screenings 4: Ja’Tovia Gary

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Exhibition on View - Screenings 4: Ja’Tovia Gary

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Exhibition on View - Screenings 4: Ja’Tovia Gary

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Date and Time

  • Tuesday, October 1, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location

Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, 200, Humanities Center Gallery

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110

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Ja’Tovia M. Gary is an artist and filmmaker whose work seeks to “liberate the distorted histories through which black life is often viewed while fleshing out a nuanced and multivalent black interiority.” The Dallas, Texas, native studied film at Prasad Academy in Chennai, India, and at Brooklyn College before receiving her Master of Fine Arts in social documentary filmmaking at the School of Visual Arts in New York. Screenings 4 features two of Gary’s recent works: An Ecstatic Experience (2015) and Giverny I (Négresse Impériale) (2017). The latter film won several awards when it first screened at the 2018 New Orleans Festival and An Ecstatic Experience is now part of the Whitney Museum of American Art’s permanent collection.

Exhibition on View: September 4 to October 17.  

 

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