Doreen Garner uses the themes of RAP CULTURE, FEMINISM, CRAFT, PATHOLOGY, IDENTITY, FETISH, ABNORMALITY, RACE, SEXUALITY, BEAUTY, ANATOMY, CULTURAL VALUE, AND PERSONAL NARRATIVE in her artistic practice. Garner received a MFA from Rhode Island School of Design in 2014; a BFA from Tyler School of Art at Temple University in 2009 nd completed a residency at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2014.
The Visiting Artists Program brings an outstanding roster of local, national and international artists to PAFA each semester for lectures, critiques, and workshops. The program exposes students and the public to a range of artistic approaches, and fosters discussion about contemporary art and ideas.
All lectures are free and take place in the Hamilton Auditorium of PAFA's Historic Landmark Building, 11:45 a.m. -1 p.m.