"can it harm less?": Visiting Artist lecture by Cara Benedetto

This artist talk will examine a few contemporary issues in the arts including vulnerability, institutional critique, erotica, and event logic. Key terms include: biting, feminism, and pedagogy.

Cara Benedetto is an artist and writer. She received an M.F.A. from Columbia University in 2009. Her work has been exhibited at Metro Pictures, New York; MOCA Cleveland; Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw; and is represented by Chapter NY, and Night Gallery, Los Angeles. In 2014, Benedetto was a fellow at Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, and a recipient of a Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant. She is the author of two romance novels, The Coming of Age and Burning Blue, and the editor of Contemporary Print Handbook, published with Halmos. Benedetto is an Assistant Professor in Print Media at Virginia Commonwealth University. 

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 4:00pm to 4:00pm

Art Building (ART)
2301 SAN JACINTO BLVD , Austin, Texas 78712

Event Type

Arts & Humanities


Department of Art & Art History, College of Fine Arts

Import Type

COFA/Art & Art History

Target Audience

Students, General Public



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