Virtual Lecture with Artist and Scholar Naima Lowe
Rebellion is Love is Transformation is Love is Rebellion
Rebellion is Love is Transformation is Love is RebellionVirtual Lecture with Artist and Scholar Naima Lowe
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Naima Lowe’s artistic output has spanned documentary video, performance, installation, painting, and writing. She’s also worked passionately as an arts educator, engaging students in various settings from community centers to college classrooms. Naima has maintained a commitment to collaboration across all of these modes as a pragmatic and freedom dreaming methodology. In this lecture, Naima will draw connections between her creative work and her teaching practice, her abstract art and abolition movements, and the powerful love embedded in acts of rebellion.
More About Naima Lowe
Born and raised in various small maritime New England cities, Naima Lowe comes from 4 generations of Black people who made things. As musicians, fashion designers, teachers, waitresses, and farm laborers, they were steeped in Black cultural production characterized by alchemic survival. She earned her BA from Brown University and MFA from Temple University and has exhibited at Anthology Film Archive, Wing Luke Museum, MiX Experimental Film Festival, and was a featured artist in CONCEPT, Oklahoma’s Triennial exhibition of contemporary art.
Naima has been an artist in residence at Millay Colony, Vermont Studio Center, Jack Straw Cultural Center, and the Bemis Center for Contemporary Art. She’s currently living and working in Tulsa, OK, where she’s developing a design business and working on a commission for the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition’s annual ART365 exhibition.