Revealing the Unseen: A Short Introduction to Outsider Art | A Lecture by Rick Lawlor


Rick Lawlor will introduce you to the frequently misunderstood world of Outsider Art. You will discover a wealth of truly fantastic, breathtaking art that is visionary, intensely private, and that can reveal an astounding level of artistic achievement. Outsider Art can be threatening, scary, disturbing, and yet also beautiful and intimate. Come learn about this often hidden away, and frequently unacknowledged art form.

Rick Lawlor is a practicing artist with an MA in Art & Design, specializing in Outsider Art.

Slide Room Gallery, lower level, Vancouver Island School of Art
2549 Quadra Street, Victoria

Monday, Nov 30

Beer & Wine Reception 7:00 pm
Artist Lecture 7:30 pm