USC Upstate News

Lynn Marshall-Linnemeier’s Artwork Aims To Shift Stereotypes Regarding Race And Southern Culture

10- 27- 2009

Spartanburg, S.C. - HUB-BUB.COM and the University of South Carolina Upstate are sponsoring an exhibit of art by Lynn Marshall-Linnemeier entitled, Stereo Propaganda: Deconstructing Stereotypes, Reconstructing Identity. The photo-based mixed media artwork attempts to effectively bring together two bodies of collectibles, one personal and one commercial, with the intent of shifting stereotypes regarding race and Southern culture. Dr. Rachel Snow, assistant professor of art history at USC Upstate, is the show’s curator.

Lynn Marshall-Linnemeier will speak about her work on Tuesday, November 10 at 6:00 p.m. in the Humanities and Performing Arts Center, Room 101 on the USC Upstate campus. A reception will immediately follow.

An exhibit opening will be held on Wednesday, November 11 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Showroom, located at 149 South Daniel Morgan Avenue in downtown Spartanburg. Admission is free and beverages and hors d'oeuvres will be available. The exhibit will be on display through December 11. Regular gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. For more information, call 582-0056.