Thu15Feb20184:00-5:00 P.M.Met Contemporary Gallery of Fine Arts
Artist Talk: Jason WatsonPlease join us for a conversation with artist Jason Watson, who will discuss his work and his current exhibit at Met Contemporary Gallery in Rock hill. We love to see you! Jason Watson is a contemporary mixed-media artist whose work draws from contemporary and historical culture, and human relationship to objects.His work has been extensively shown at universities, and non-profit spaces including the drawing installation “Q” at the Mint Museum in Charlotte, NC, the group exhibition “Following Threads” at the Green hill Center for North Carolina Art in Greensboro, and the contemporary drawing survey “Line, Touch, Trace” at the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh. His artist residencies over the past several years include the Newark Museum of Art, Cooper Union Emerging Artist Residency Program, the Lower East Side Print shop, the Elsewhere Artist Collaborative in Greensboro, NC, the Ragdale Foundation in Chicago, and the Oberpfalzer Kunstlerhaus in Schwandorf Germany. Watson was awarded the first Wesley Mancini Artist Residency at the McColl Center for Visual Art + Innovation in 2013.