MAN/BOY

On View: May 11 - June 16, 2017

Reception: May 11, 2017  5-7PM

Nick Hartman’s master’s thesis exhibition, “MAN/BOY,” will be on view in Covi Gallery. Hartman’s work explores manliness, machismo, and masculinity and the ways in which such behavior is learned by, and expected from, contemporary men. As Hartman says of his work, “Cultural iconography and expected gender norms are tropes I confront within my artwork. Drawings of seemingly everyday objects act as fetishized objects of supposed unobtainable ideals that deal with masculine societal norms.” Hartman draws on a variety of iconographic material for this exploration, from Popeye to Elmer Fudd to Charlie Brown.

Friday, June 16 at 9:00am to 4:30pm

Schneider Hall, Covi Gallery
2300 S. First Street Walk , Louisville, Kentucky, 40208

Event Type

Arts, Exhibit

Audience

Students, Faculty/staff, Alumni, Public

Departments

Arts & Sciences, Fine Arts, Hite Art Institute

Website

http://louisville.edu/art

Cost

free, open to public

Contact Name

Jessica Kincaid

Contact Phone Number

5028524437

Contact Email

jessica.kincaid@louisville.edu

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