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Aram Han Sifuentes at SMFA at Tufts

  • Anderson Auditorium, SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway Boston, MA, 02115 United States (map)

Please join us for this visiting artist talk featuring Aram Han Sifuentes, who uses the tools of needle and thread to examine immigration, citizenship, race and craft, drawing on both personal experiences and shared cultural identity. Han Sifuentes earned a BA in Art and Latin American Studies from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MFA in Fiber and Material Studies from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is a 2016 Smithsonian Artist Research Fellow and a 2016 3Arts Awardee. Her work has been exhibited and performed at the Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, the Chicago Cultural Center, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, the Wing Luke Museum of Asian Pacific American Experience, the Elmhurst Art Museum, and the Center for Craft, Creativity and Design. She is currently a Lecturer at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.