Visual artist and educator Christopher McNulty will discuss his work and research. The lecture will conclude with Q&A.
Christopher McNulty is a visual artist who creates sculptural objects, video, and works on paper. His work has explored the limitations of human thought and performance and the tensions that exist between our ideals and every day lives. His current work explores how environmental space penetrates the body, creating relationships among individuals, species, and objects. He has exhibited work in galleries and museums thoughout the U.S., including the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, Rochester Art Center, and Saltworks Gallery in Atlanta.
His diverse art practice has been featured in many publications including Art Papers, New American Paintings, The Atlanta Journal Constitution, and The Week. McNulty has received many grants and awards including an Alabama State Council on the Arts Grant for 2005–06 and Madison CitiARTS grant in 2001. He has completed artist residencies at the MacDowell Colony, Marble House Project, The Hambidge Center, and the Vermont Studio Center.
A dual citizen of both France and the U.S., McNulty holds an MFA degree from the University of Wisconsin and is currently a Professor of Art at Auburn University.