Rowan University Art Gallery

Current Exhibition


Dread Scott: A Sharp Divide

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 15, 2016

301 High Street Gallery


September 6 – November 5, 2016


Dread Scott: A Sharp Divide

Opening reception and event

September 15th

Eynon Ballroom, Student Center

6 –  7 pm. Artist's talk and panel discussion in collaboration with the Office of Social Justice, Inclusion and Conflict Resolution.

reception to follow at High Street Gallery , 7 - 8:30 pm

shuttles will be provided

A selection of works that explore and comment on the complexities of our criminal justice system such as the criminalization of youth, profiling and discrimination, the school to prison pipe line, stop and frisk tactics, and other related legal and civil rights issues.  Dread Scott is an internationally recognized activist artist. The works included in the exhibition explore these issues through photography, recordings, and public engagement documentation.


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