BU Institute for Culture and Society presents ‘Counter Encounter’

BLOOMSBURG— Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania presents the Institute for Culture and Society (ICS) Fall 2017 lecture series. Dave Kube from the Department of Art and Art History presents his lecture titled “Counter Encounter” on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at 4:30 p.m. in Warren Student Services Center 004. The event is free and open to the public.

Kube uses queer theory as a basis for his visual research. His newest work combines science fiction, queer theory, bold colors and photography to discuss notions of heteronormativity and alternate realities. This presentation will document his creative process and how his latest work has evolved over time. Kube will also speak on influential contemporary artists and look at photography’s role in establishing a dominant viewpoint.

Dave Kube is an assistant professor of photography in the Bloomsburg University Department of Art and Art History. He earned his master’s degree from Tyler School of Art, and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois, Springfield.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.