PSU Art Department Visiting Artist Program Presents Gowri Savoor
Tuesday, Nov. 27, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Draper and Maynard 314
Gowri Savoor is a visual artist, working in environmental sculpture and creating works on paper. Born in Manchester, England, Gowri was educated in Manchester and Leeds and moved to the United States in 2007. She has exhibited in the US, the UK and internationally. Gowri has work in several public collections including the Manchester Dental Hospital (UK),The Children’s Center in Flowery Field (UK) and Johnson State College (US). Grants include Arts Council England Professional Development Grants, Creative Industries Awards and most recently the Vermont Arts Council Creation Grant.
Recent shows include The McLean Project for the Arts, VA, the Bank of America Plaza, Charlotte, NC and the Helen Day Art Center, VT. Gowri also works towards bringing art to the community and believes passionately in the power of participatory, community art events. More information and examples of the artist’s work can be found at www.gowrisavoor.com
This is public lecture open to all.