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Beliz Iristay At Lux Art Institute

  • WHEN Ongoing from now until October 31, 2020[days & times]
  • WHERE Lux Art Institute, 1550 South El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA
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  • AGES Not available
  • COST Free

Beliz Iristay’s work is about the intersectional space of cross-cultural identity. Her work is a representation of identity created in the in-between spaces with a critical look at the cultural traditions she has personally experienced; specifically as they relate to religion, gender, and custom. Iristay creates installations that question social and political platforms. As part of the narrative her ceramics are created using Turkish techniques and the clay is harvested from Mexican soil, representing two of her identities.

Iristay was born in 1979 in Izmir, Turkey and currently lives between San Diego and Ensenada, Mexico. She has recently exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego; the San Diego Art Institute; SOFA Chicago; Miami Red Dot Art Fair Miami; and the Los Angeles Art Fair.

Beliz Iristay's exhibition is open to everyone free of charge. Visit the exhibition at Lux Art Institute by reserving a free time-slot reservation in advance of your visit.

Beliz Iristay at Lux Art Institute:
IN STUDIO
Friday, September 25, 2020 through
Friday, September 25, 2020

ON EXHIBIT
Saturday, September 12, 2020 through
Saturday, October 31, 2020

Lux Art Institute's new hours:
Thursday - Saturday
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
by reservation only

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

Photograph of a work of art by San Diego artist Beliz Iri...

Above: Photograph of a work of art by San Diego artist Beliz Iristay, courtesy of Lux Art Institute.

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