Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Scott Tsuchitani
Scott Tsuchitani is an interdisciplinary visual artist based in San Francisco. His art has been shown in galleries, museums and universities in eight states and locally at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, SFMOMA Artists Gallery, Meridian Gallery, Asian Art Museum and de Young Museum. His socially engaged interventions have been recognized by scholars from a range of disciplines around the United States and have demonstrated impact on academic discourse on four continents. Before becoming a visual artist, Tsuchitani worked in documentary film on international productions and alongside Academy Awards-winning filmmakers. His own documentary, "Meeting at Tule Lake," aired on regional PBS television, national public access, and at film festivals in Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco. He also co-authored two patents during a previous career as an engineer in the medical device industry. Tsuchitani holds engineering master degrees from the University of California, Berkeley and San Diego, and a bachelor's degree from Berkeley as well. He received his formal art education at City College of San Francisco.
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 5:30pm
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Wells Fargo Auditorium, Room 124