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Cynthia Daignault Visiting Artist Lecture

November 17, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Free


609 Bowe Street
Richmond, VA, 23284
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The Department of Painting + Printmaking presents a visiting artist lecture by Cynthia Daignault on Thursday, November 17 from 12:00 – 1:30pm at the Bowe Street Parking Deck, Room 535, 609 Bowe St., Richmond, VA.


Cynthia Daignault received a BA in Art and Art History from Stanford University. She has presented solo exhibitions and projects at many major museums and galleries, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New Museum of Contemporary art, the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, MASS MoCA, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Kasmin Gallery and White Columns. Her work is in numerous public collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Dallas Museum of Art and the Baltimore Museum of Art. Daignault is a regularly published author, and editor of numerous publications. The first major monograph on her work, Light Atlas, was published in 2019, and a new paperback edition will be released in early 2023. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including a 2019 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, a 2016 Foundation for the Contemporary Arts Award, a 2011 Rema Hort Foundation Award, and a 2010 MacDowell Artist Fellowship. She lives and works in Baltimore, Maryland.