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ART WEEK | THE HARVESTERS
Sunday, Nov 27
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sunday, Dec 4, 2022
Currently on view, Jamilah Sabur: The Harvesters
For The Harvesters, Sabur weaves a series of interconnected works into an exhibition that confronts the labor and economies of extraction. Sabur examines climate change, particularly long-term shifts in temperatures and weather patterns, as an expression of geological rhythms. Sabur uses the theme of harvesting as double entendre to connect with her ongoing interest in mining and mineral extraction, especially in the context of post-colonial states and their conception of boundaries.
Learn more about the artist on our exhibition page.
The exhibition is part of the Knight Art Commissions Program funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Knight Foundation is a national foundation with strong local roots. We invest in journalism, in the arts, and in the success of cities where brothers John S. and James L. Knight once published newspapers. Our goal is to foster informed and engaged communities, which we believe are essential for a healthy democracy. For more, visit KF.org.
Generous support for this exhibition is provided by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. In accordance with Andy Warhol’s will, the mission of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts is the advancement of the visual arts. The foundation manages an innovative and flexible grants program while also preserving Warhol’s legacy through creative and responsible licensing policies and extensive scholarly research for ongoing catalogue raisonné projects. To date, the foundation has given nearly $260 million in cash grants to over 1,000 arts organizations in 49 states and abroad and has donated 52,786 works of art to 322 institutions worldwide