What Happens When Art And Politics Collide?

Jan 25, 2017

Art reflects the times of the artist.

"Ceremony," a painting by Kelly Worman.
Credit Kellyworman.com

What will contemporary artists have to say about the age of Trump? Artist Richard Prince recently denounced his portrait of Ivanka Trump, in a case of satire doubling down on itself, or perhaps, meeting with sincerity.

We talk with artist Kelly Worman about what to make of that: art, politics and how the lines blur. Worman is a guest curator at Southern Oregon University's Schneider Museum of Art.

A faculty show opens 5-7 PM on Thursday, January 26.