María Dávila & Eduardo Portillo, live and work in Mérida, Venezuelan Andes. Textile Artists, devoted together since 1983 to the silk world, fibers and natural dyes. They are interested in experiences, materials and process that bear the imprint of people and places.
The McKinney Visiting Artist Series brings prominent working artists from a range of studio practices and fields to the School of Art, Architecture and Design. Artists lead workshops and critiques for students within the department, as well as lectures and gallery talks open to the campus community.
The College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Art, Architecture and Design gratefully acknowledge Dr. Meredith McKinney (B.A. ’65) and Elsa Luise Barthel McKinney (B.A. ’65) for their love of the arts and their generous support in endowing the McKinney Visiting Artist Series at Indiana University Bloomington.
All lectures will take place in FA 015.