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April 2017: Environment as Art Experience

Inspired by geography and architecture, Avantika Bawa’s installations offer an experience of the environment that is new and often unsettling. Her work arises from voluminous research, including conversations with experts. When she came to WSU Vancouver after years of teaching at an art school, she said, “I wanted to make sure my work was significant in the larger context of life and not just a cool art community.”


Click on Research Highlights above to read about her work.