“Champions of Change”
March 25 – April 1, 2017
Jantzen Gallery at the ACC Art & Design Center
“A Decade of Visual Activism”
Jess T. Dugan Artist Lecture
Tuesday, March 28, 7pm
Waring Theater, Arapahoe Community College
Arapahoe Community College will host an artist lecture by Jess T. Dugan on Tuesday, March 28 at 7 p.m. in the Waring Theater. 5900 S. Santa Fe Dr., Littleton, CO 80120. The event is free and open to the public. Her lecture, A Decade of Visual Activism, addresses the trajectory of her decade of work, and her ongoing project, To Survive on this Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender-Variant Older Adults.
A reception at the ACC Art & Design Center’s Jantzen Gallery at 2400 West Alamo Street, Littleton, will immediately follow. On display will be works from an open call for portrait photography, “Champions of Change.” The gallery is a four block walk from the main campus theater.
Arapahoe Community College will host a portrait exhibition entitled “Champions of Change” from March 25 – April 1 in the Jantzen Gallery at the ACC Art & Design Center. This exhibit will be open weekdays from 8am-5pm, and weekends from 9am-5pm. Call for Entry View Details here
Jess T. Dugan’s artwork explores issues of gender, sexuality, identity, and community. She has been photographing within LGBTQ communities for the past decade, and her work attests to the transformative power of photographic portraiture. Dugan was selected as a White House Champion of Change in America in 2015. Her first monograph Every breath we drew was published in 2015 by Daylight Books. Dugan’s work has been exhibited internationally at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Griffin Museum of Photography, San Diego Museum of Art and in numerous corporate collections. Dugan’s photographs have been featured in the New York Times, CNN, The Advocate, Slate, The Huffington Post, and the Boston Globe.
Arapahoe Community College
5900 S. Santa Fe Dr,
Littleton, CO 80120