Libia Posada, M.D., is a surgeon and contemporary artist from Medellín, Colombia. She specializes in emergency medicine, social medicine, and visual art at the University of Antioquia. Her overlapping medical/artistic practice focuses on public health, intimate partner violence, forced displacement, trauma, traditional medicine, and community healing practices. This in-process art installation "BE PATIENT | SE PACIENTE," is comprised of materials collected from Duke's Medical Surplus Warehouse and Posada's own work.
Monday, September 18, 2017
Friedl - Fredric Jameson Gallery