Willful Matters, A Conversation with Sarah Seftana Smith with Guest Anya Wallace Wednesday March 8, 6-7 pm, BCA, alongside a close up image of a green and black irregularly woven sculpture with a circular void in the bottom left
A Conversation With Sarah Stefana Smith With Guest Anya Wallace
BCA Center, Lorraine B. Good Room & Virtual
Join us in person at the BCA Center or register to live stream


In this two-part program, artist and scholar Sarah Stefana Smith and guest Anya Wallace, Department of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Brandeis University will give a brief presentation on Smith's photo and textile-based exhibition, Willful MattersSmith and Wallace will explore some of the critical ideas and writings that inform this work and begin 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, Asymmetries No. 4 or Symmetries/Asymmetries No. 9, 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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