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The Contemporary Dayton – February Exhibit Opening
February 17 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PMFree
The Contemporary Dayton (The Co), presents artists that explore abstract patterns and saturated colors which draw directly from their own cultural histories and perspectives. These new exhibitions feature Dayton-based and nationally recognized artist, Heather Jones, Nigerian-born, Columbus-raised, Philadelphia-based, and internationally known artist, Odili Donald Odita, and Choctaw-Cherokee/Brooklyn-based artist and filmmaker, Jeffrey Gibson. Additionally, Odita will spend two weeks in Dayton to create a site-specific mural in The Co’s galleries and give an Artist Talk during the opening night of the exhibition. The three exhibitions will open the evening of Thursday, February 3, and will be on view through April 16.
Thursday, February 3
Members Preview: 5–6 p.m.
Artist Talk with Odili Donald Odita: 6:30 p.m.
Public Reception immediately following until 8 p.m.
Free admission. Donation bar and light bites.