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Art Talk: Josh Winkler
July 11, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 amFree
Chilkoot Trail Artist Residency
Josh Winkler will present a PowerPoint lecture describing the trajectory of his art. He will discuss the perceived relationships between recent work he has created about the California gold rush of the 1850s and the Klondike Gold Rush that occurred 50 years later. His presentation will include sketches from his time as an artist in residence on the Chilkoot Trail. The talk will explore the environmental and societal impacts of the boom and bust cycles of the gold rushes in California and the Klondike.