Bill McDowell discusses his most recent multi-year photographic project and BCA installation, Roxham Road to North Elba, which explores the complex ideas and debates surrounding borders, migration, privilege, and racism in today’s society. McDowell shares the evolution of his project and its relationship to his current creative practice before moving to a Q&A in the exhibition gallery.
Support for Bill McDowell and his project Roxham Road to North Elba is made possible in part by The Humanities Center at the University of Vermont
William McDowell, Roxham Road Amnesty Plea 1, 2017, inkjet print (detail)
Burlington City Arts is supported in part by the New England Foundation for the Arts through the New England Arts Resilience Fund, part of the United States Regional Arts Resilience Fund, an initiative of the U.S. Regional Arts Organizations and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with major funding from the federal CARES Act and the American Rescue Plan Act from the National Endowment for the Arts, and by The Vermont Arts Council & the National Endowment for the Arts.