currents2: Sam Van Aken

November 20, 2005 - February 12, 2006

Davis Gallery

Curated by Sharon Corwin, Carolyn Muzzy Director and Chief Curator

In Colby’s second annual emerging artist exhibition,¬†currents2, installation artist and University of Maine Professor of Art Sam Van Aken creates a multimedia installation exploring his personal and artistic engagement with the 1977 Steven Spielberg film¬†Close Encounters of the Third Kind.


Banner Image: Sam Van Aken, 01:15:39;22 (Detail), 2005, multimedia installation, dimensions variable, Image courtesy of the artist