Artist Reception: Rachel Clarke

October 8, 2015 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Building Imagination Center
135 West Main Street
Turlock, CA 95380

Rachel Clarke: Amalgamated Spaces
October 8, 2015 to November 21, 2015
Reception Thursday October 8, 2015 at 5:30 pm with Artist Talk at 6:00 pm
*The gallery will be closed on November 11, 2015 in observance of Veteran’s Day

Rachel Clarke (born Shropshire, UK) is an artist, writer, curator and and educator living in Sacramento, CA. Clarke is Professor of New Media Art in the Art Department at California State University, Sacramento.

Rachel Clarke; Terra IncognitaHer work – intertwining themes of nature, culture, and technology – has been shown in galleries, museums, new media art festivals and film screenings nationally and internationally. She has recently shown at the Ars Electronica Festival in Linz Austria; Aggregate Space in Oakland, CA; WORK Detroit, MI; and Currents International Festival of New Media in Santa Fe, NM.

Commissions include Crocker Mosaic, a new media participatory artwork created in collaboration with composer Stephen Blumberg for the opening of Sacramento’s Crocker Art Museum extension in October 2010. Working in collaboration with Sacramento Metropolitan Art Commission she was artist and co-curator for an NEA funded augmented reality public art project, Broadway Augmented located in the Broadway Corridor in Sacramento, that launched in fall 2014.