Artist Conversation: Rose B. Simpson

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Artist Conversation: Rose B. Simpson

Friday, September 9, 2022 @ 5:30 pm

Drawing inspiration from her life, Rose B. Simpson creates figural sculptures that evoke common human experiences—insomnia, aspiration, gender stereotypes, and more—and encourage an empathic response from the viewer. Join us for a virtual conversation with Simpson, facilitated by curator Bryan R. Just. Simpson will discuss specific works included in Witness as well as her artistic practice in general, which spans ceramics, attire, performance, and custom cars. 

Free registration via Zoom here. (when prompted, click to sign in as “attendee”)

This event will include live closed captions in both English and Spanish. English captions are available directly in the Zoom toolbar by clicking the “CC” icon. To access Spanish-language captioning, open Streamtext, where you can select “Spanish” to see the live captioning.

Para acceder a los subtítulos en varios idiomas, ingrese al seminario web de Zoom durante un evento en vivo, luego abra un navegador web separado para visitar esta página donde puede seleccionar “español” o el idioma de su elección.

Witness / Rose B. Simpson is on view at Art@Bainbridge through Sunday, September 11. 

A ceramic figure with a white head wearing a crown. The body has two small loops for arms
Rose B. Simpson, Femme (detail), 2020. Collection of Emily and Mike Cavanagh. © Rose B. Simpson / Courtesy of the artist and Jessica Silverman, San Francisco / Photo: John Wilson White