Part of the
U-n-f-o-l-d Brown Bags: Works-in-Progress
Recollection, observation, and utopia are the guiding principles for a series of imaginary maps of New York and Venice. Simonetta Moro will discuss their relationship with water and rising sea levels.
Simonetta Moro, a faculty member at Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts works with painting, drawing, and installation. Her practice includes map-making, psychogeography, and teaching. Her work has been exhibited in the US and in Europe, including: The Clara Hatton Gallery, Fort Collins, CO; Center for Architecture, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; the American Academy in Rome, Italy; and the Harris Museum, Preston, UK.
This program is in conjunction with the exhibition
U-n-f-o-l-d: A Cultural Response to Climate Change. Please see
http://www.newschool.edu/parsons/sjdc for more information.