Olek: Public Art Installation
In October 2015, the internationally known artist Olek visited the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) for a three day site visit to meet community members and plan for a large scale community-based public artwork that will raise awareness about the waters near Virginia Beach. This public art exhibit will be part of MOCA's Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose exhibition in May-December 2016.
Community members who are experienced at crocheting are welcome to participate in this program. Click here for more details.
Olek was born Agata Oleksiak in 1978 in Poland. In 2000, she received a BA in Cultural Studies from Adam Mickiewi…
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Olek working with volunteers at Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art 2015.