2021 Christ & Culture Lectures
April 23, 2021 - April 24, 2021Free
2021 Speaker: Makoto Fujimura
Fri, April 23, 7 PM
Sat, April 24, 7 PM
Makoto Fujimura (b. 1960, Boston) is a leading contemporary artist whose process driven, refractive “slow art” has been described by David Brooks of New York Times as “a small rebellion against the quickening of time”. Fujimura is also an arts advocate, writer, and speaker who is recognized worldwide as a cultural influencer. His books “Refractions” (NavPress) and “Culture Care” (IVPress) reflects many of his thesis on arts advocacy. His books have won numerous awards including the Aldersgate Prize for “Silence and Beauty” (IVPress). A popular speaker, he has lectured at numerous conferences, universities, and museums. His Commencement addresses have received notable attention, a 2011 address being selected by NPR as one of the “Best Commencement Addresses Ever”.