Contenda: A Visual Quiz Event
April 2–May 4, 2014 | de Young, Kimball Education Gallery/Artist Studio
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1–5 pm, plus Friday nights until 8:45 pm
Contenda is an experimental contest based on “quiz bowl” events at schools and universities. Contestants are provided with a "buzzer" to answer the host's questions about artists, artworks, and artistic movements. Screen-based visual clues accompany each question. The public is invited to help the artist create questions about artworks in the collection of the de Young, while also engaging in fun and challenging pop-quizzes developed by the artist.
Roseborough’s artwork and exhibitions have been covered by numerous publications and websites, including Artforum, Art in America, ARTnews, Hyperallergic.com, the San Francisco Chronicle, SF/Arts Monthly, the San Francisco Examiner, and the San Francisco Bay Guardian. Roseborough lives and works in San Francisco.
Contenda Quiz Event with Special Guests | Friday, April 25, 7 pm | Kimball Education Gallery
Artist Reception | Friday, April 25, 6–8:30 pm | Kimball Education Gallery
Join us in celebrating the artist’s residency with light refreshments.
The Artist Studio program is a part of FAMSF’s Cultural Encounters initiative designed to attract new and diverse audiences to the Museums and provide exposure to emerging artists. Supported in part by Genuus.com.
The Artist Studio program is made possible with major support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services' Museum for America program.