Feb 23 2016
Mar 10 2016
Carol Tyler: Pages and Progress

Carol Tyler: Pages and Progress

Presented by DAAP Galleries, University of Cincinnati at DAAP Galleries, Meyers Gallery

Award winning American cartoonist, painter, writer, educator and comedian Carol Tyler has garnered acclaim and notoriety from both her peers and the public for her vision and unabashed openness. Her illustrated autobiography Soldier’s Heart: The Campaign to Understand My WWII Veteran Father, A Daughter’s Memoir (2015) describes the relationship she had with her father and how his PTSD shaped her childhood. The adverse affects of her upbringing results in a tale of truth, connection, and finally resolution. The recent release of the book and the tangible culmination of ten years of work come to fruition as we find Tyler exploring the next chapter of her creative endeavors. This exhibition serves as the purging of the past with fragments of past projects, objects from her past and her fathers work shop. In addition, we present a collection of artifacts from her life and studio practice, which provides a look into the mind and spirit that molds her vision of the world.

Artist Closing Reception: Thursday, March 10, from 5-7pm

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Dates & Times

2016/02/23 - 2016/03/10

Additional time info:

Artist Reception: March 10th 5-7pm

Location Info

DAAP Galleries, Meyers Gallery

UC Main Street, Cincinnati, OH 45221

Parking Info

Directions: From ML King enter Woodside Dr. (Langsam Library) for Woodside Garage (accepts cash or credit). Walk up UC Main Street to the Steger Student Life Center. Gallery is on the right across from Nippert Stadium.

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