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Alexis Smith
Elyse Grinstein introduces Alexis Smith's work as "insight into how we think and live, our identity, the collective American...

Alexis Smith

November 6, 1996 | Video Lecturer:
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Elyse Grinstein introduces Alexis Smith’s work as “insight into how we think and live, our identity, the collective American unconscious, our wistfulness as Americans, and our notions of purpose, destiny, and progress.” Smith is a Los Angeles-born artist whose work explores a broad range of media including found materials, painting, and collage. She discusses several pieces, from early temporary installations to public art projects.

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Elyse Grinstein introduces Alexis Smith as a Los Angeles-born multi-media artist whose work provides "insight into how we think...
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Alexis Smith presents several permanent works including the Keeler Grand Foyer in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and the...
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Alexis Smith presents several projects including Men seldom make passes at girls who wear glasses, a project for the...
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