Northwestern University

May
17
Wed 6:00 PM

Art + Engineering: Pedro Reyes

When: Wednesday, May 17, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM  

Where: Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh, 40 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: Free and open to all.

Contact: Block Museum of Art   847.491.4000

Group: Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art

Category: Fine Arts

Description:

Pedro Reyes’s works integrate elements of theater, psychology and activism and take on a variety of forms, from penetrable sculptures to puppet productions. Reyes will discuss his work as MIT’s inagural Dasha Zhukova Distinguished Visiting Artist, including the project Disarm (2012), where 6,700 destroyed weapons were transformed into musical instruments.

Presented in partnership with the McCormick School of Engineering

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