an abstract mixed media piece with white lines and painted forms and black textiles layered over each other on a black background
A Conversation With Sarah Stefana Smith
BCA Center, Lorraine B. Good Room & Second Floor Gallery


In this two-part program, artist and scholar Sarah Stefana Smith gives a brief presentation on her photo and textile-based exhibition, Willful MattersSmith shares some of the critical ideas and writings that inform this work as she begins a larger conversation with guest community members. These dialogues will explore the relationship between materials and matter as well as transparency and opacity in understanding Black life and identity.

Sarah Stefana Smith, Symmetries Asymmetries No. 6, 2022 (detail)

2023 Exhibition Year presented by Mascoma Bank






Sarah Stefana Smith: Willful Matters is sponsored in part by The Maslow Family Foundation. Hospitality sponsors, Lake Champlain ChocolatesFarrell Distributing, and Prophecy Wines.

Burlington City Arts is supported in part by The Vermont Arts Council & the National Endowment for the Arts.

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