James Montford's work explores racial identity, class struggle and transculturalism informed by an aesthetic, formalist and educational perspective. His work has a multi-layered approach that seeks to encourage a transformative process for the viewer and recognizes the realities of global oppression and its implications.
James Montford is a Boston-based artist whose work has been exhibited in solo and group show in galleries throughout the United States. The Boston Center for the Arts presented a mid-career retrospective of his work, "Persuasions" in 2015. He has taught classes at Rhode Island College, RISD, the University of Rhode Island and the Community College of Rhode Island, as well as schools in Massachusetts and Connecticut.
Reception: February 14, 2– 4 pm
Exhibition: February 7 – March 7, 2018
Performance of "This is Not My Color", February 21, 2 pm (Martin Luther King, Jr. Room, Ellison Campus Center)
The Winfisky Gallery is open Monday through Friday from 10 am to 4 pm.
Ellison Campus Center, North Campus
1 Meier Drive, Salem, MA 01970
Karen A Gahagan