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A Screening and Meet and Greet with Amina Ross, 2023-2024 Estelle Lebowitz Artist-in-Residence

Date & Time

Friday, September 22, 2023, 2:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.


Douglass Discovery


Carpender Hall

Meet Estelle Lebowitz Artist-in-Residence, Amina Ross, who will be on campus working with students this year! Learn about Amina's work and the many ways you can work with them this year. The first five students to RSVP will win a Douglass-themed prize!

Use this opportunity to see if working with Amina Ross in her 2023-2024 cohort is right for you!

About Amina Ross

Amina Ross is an artist and educator who makes videos, sculptures, sounds, and situations. Their work has been recently exhibited at the Hessel Museum of Art (Hudson, NY), the Tang Teaching Museum (Saratoga Springs, NY), Laurel Gitlen (New York, NY), Sentiment (Zurich, CH), Wave Hill (Bronx, NY), Abrons Art Center (New York, NY), The Luminary (St. Louis, MO), Iceberg Projects (Chicago, IL) and M23 (New York, NY) among other venues. In the summer of 2023 they were a featured artist at the 68th annual Flaherty Film Seminar: Queer World Mending. Currently, Ross is the 2023-2024 Estelle Lebowitz Artist in Residence at Douglass College, Rutgers University. They recently completed residencies at Fire Island Artist Residency, Lower East Side Printshop, Skowhegan School of Sculpture and Painting, Wave Hill, Abrons Art Center, and Harvestworks among others. They hold a BFA from School of the Art Institute of Chicago and an MFA from Yale School of Art, where they received the Katherine Beinecke Michel Scholarship and the Fannie B. Pardee Prize in sculpture.

As an educator, Ross approaches the classroom as a site where they can co-create critical agency with students. They have taught at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago,The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Rhode Island School of Design. In 2023, they will serve as part-time faculty at Parsons School of Design, The New School, and an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Art at Vassar College.

Ross lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

This event counts for Knowledge and Power event credit.