Rites of Passage

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Maggie Mills
Location: 
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts
In partnership with the Center for Emerging Visual Artists
Opening Reception: 
April 19, 2013 5:30pm
April 19, 2013 to August 18, 2013

Through her oil paintings, the artist explores anxiety, nostalgia, and social and environmental themes. Mills received her BFA from Tyler School of Art and her MFA from The Pennsylvania Academy of The Fine Arts. In 2011, Mills was awarded a Career Development Program Fellowship at the Center for Emerging Visual Artists. She is currently working on a series of paintings documenting children's interactions with surrounding fragile ecosystems as part of a residency at the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education in Philadelphia.