Susan Hefuna

Built, World

  • Built, World, 2016 SCAD Museum of Art
  • Built, World, 2016 SCAD Museum of Art

“Built, World,” on view Tuesday, June 7, through Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, explores the relationship between contemporary visual art practices and architecture as form and discipline. The exhibition also considers the power and ideology embedded within our built environment. Special attention is given to the underlying issues of the social and political mores of our time. Environmentalism, industrialization, social activism and historical recounts are touchstones traced throughout the works on view. 

The exhibition includes works by:
Bernd and Hilla Becher, Germany
Ramón Miranda Beltrán, Puerto Rico 
James Casebere, United States
Louise Bourgeois, France/United States
Bobby Davidson, United States 
Wim Delvoye, Belgium
Olafur Eliasson, Denmark/Iceland 
Ângela Ferreira, Mozambique/Portugal
Carlos Garaicoa, Cuba
Susan Hefuna, Germany/Egypt
Kiluanji Kia Henda, Angola  
Takahiro Iwasaki, Japan
David LaChapelle, United States
Los Carpinteros, Cuba
Adam McEwen, England
Roxy Paine, United States
Talwst Santiago, Canada/Trinidad 
Yutaka Sone, United States
Hrair Sarkissian, Syria
Zarina, India

“Built, World” is co-curated by Aaron Levi Garvey, SCAD guest curator, and Storm Janse van Rensburg, SCAD head curator of exhibitions, with assistance from Amanda York, SCAD assistant curator of exhibitions.