Dr. Jen Rae creates and contributes to experimental multi-platform collaborative projects, where artists, emergency service providers and communities work together to rehearse climate-related emergencies and explore the impact of creativity in disaster preparedness. She is a co-founder of the CENTRE FOR REWORLDING (C∞R), a diverse collective of Indigenous, people of colour, settler, LGBTIQA2S+ thinkers and doers working at the intersections of art, climate futures and disaster resilience. Rae is also Director of Fair Share Fare and was a Co-founder of Fawkner Commons—creative and research-informed projects that center food justice, land remediation, and social cohesion in the climate emergency context.
Fall 2023 Visiting Artist Colloquium
Wednesdays @ 5 – 6:15pm
Online at Zoom: go.wisc.edu/uw-art-talks
The Art Department Colloquium is a series supported by the Anonymous Fund and the Brittingham Trust. Visiting Artist lectures are held every Wednesday during the academic year, and are free and open to the public.
Discover the latest developments in Fine art, Craft, and Design at our free public lectures by some of the nation’s most prominent artists, critics, and gallery and museum directors.