Friends of Contemporary Art (FCA) members are invited to join Phoenix Art Museum’s Deputy Director for Curatorial Affairs and Selig Family Chief Curator, Gilbert Vicario, for a private studio visit with Liz Cohen on September 28, 2019.
Cohen’s practice is rooted in both photography and performance. She is best known for her project BODYWORK, in which she transformed an aging East German Trabant into an American El Camino lowrider – a hybrid form she calls the Trabantimino. Most of her work is interdisciplinary, bringing together women’s studies, literature, poetry, and auto mechanics to explore issues of identity, immigration, nonconformity, and resistance. This is a unique FCA opportunity where Cohen will share an i... (View more)