Private Portraits/Public Conversations
Exhibited 2009: Hood Museum of Art and Baker Memorial Library, Dartmouth College
Collection of the Hood Museum of Art.
In 2008 the Hood Museum commissioned “Private Portraits/Public Conversations”. 51 portraits were painted by Félix, interviewing his sitters while painting them. The process was video recorded. The interviews were exploring the ways in which the portrait subjects have encountered conflict and their journey toward reconciliation. Paintings and videos were exhibited at the Hood Museum and Baker Memorial Library at Dartmouth College during the spring and the summer 2009.
Year: Works produced in 2008. Installation in 2009.
Media: Oil on Canvas and Video
Dimensions: 51 pieces of 14’ x 11’ and video monitors.
Collection of the Hood Museum of Art
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