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Visiting Artist Kim Stringfellow
Thursday, November 29th, 2012 // 4:30 PM
Academic IV - Lecture Hall 4
http://www.kimstringfellow.com

Kim Stringfellow is an artist/educator whose work and research interests address ecological, historical, and activist issues related to land use and the built environment through hybrid documentary forms incorporating writing, digital media, photography, audio, video, installation, mapping, and locative media. She is an associate professor at the School of Art, Design, and Art History at San Diego State University. Stringfellow's projects have been commissioned and funded by leading organizations including the Creative Work Fund, Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, Seattle Arts Commission, and the California Council for the Humanities. Stringfellow is the author of two photographic books including Jackrabbit Homestead: Tracing the Small Tract Act in the Southern California Landscape, 1938-2008 (2009) and Greetings from the Salton Sea: Folly and Intervention in the Southern California Landscape, 1905-2005 (2005). Both books were published by the Center for American Places.