The UNM Art Museum hosts world-renowned Russian artist Genia Chef. He will present, "My Artistic Evolution: From Post-Historicism to Neo-Mythology" Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in the Clinton Adams Gallery inside the museum. Chef's work is currently featured in "The Blinding Light of History" exhibition at the UNM Art Museum.
In 1985, Chef left Russia and moved to West Germany where he gained attention for his etchings based on the Marquis de Sade and received his master's degree in 1993. He currently lives and works in Berlin, Germany.
Funding for the lecture has has been provided in part by the Department of Art and Art History, and by the Allene H. and Walter P. Kleweno Lecture Series Fund.
For more information, visit the UNM Art Museum or call (505) 277-4001.