Dana Fritz is a Professor in the School of Art, Art History & Design at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Her monograph Terraria Gigantica: The World under Glass was released in fall 2017 and features over 40 color plates including the photographs in the exhibition housed in Gallery B at the Turchin Center beginning December 7, 2018. Her presentation will engage a general audience, particularly those interested in photography, nature and environmental issues, zoos and vivaria. She will discuss her experience with working with environmental issues through photography. A book-signing will be included as part of the evening.
ArtTALKS are talks led by visiting or exhibiting artists, scholars and practitioners. These talks provide deeper insight into creative practice, context for current exhibitions or contemporary issues shaping the world in which art is created, experienced and interpreted.