Patti Durr collage
Scope and Contents
Patti Durr collage consists of one artwork titled Repressive Means.
- Creation: 2005
- Durr, Patricia (Person)
Biographical Information on Patti Durr
Patti Durr is a Deaf artist and activist, as well as an associate professor in the Department of Cultural and Creative Studies at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf. She is one of the founders of the Lights On! Deaf Theatre Company and has created multiple educational short films. As an educator since 1990, Patti has impacted the lives of many students at RIT and has contributed to fostering Deaf art for decades. Durr has been instrumental in developing Deaf Studies courses at NTID and is actively involved in the community. In 2004, by rigorous peer review of student nominations, she was awarded the RIT Eisenhart Award for Outstanding Teaching.
1 Item(s) (On DSA Artwork inventory)
The collage Repressive Means by Patti Durr consists of an 18" x 40" 10 pane white framed window. Each pane is decorated with various collage elements including painted red lips and print materials. The largest pane has an image of a deaf person with a chain affixed to its ear.
Collection consists of one painting.
C.S. North, Cubby 20
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Accession number(s): 2006:059
Finding aid created by Lisa Witt in June 2014.
- Deaf View Image Art. De'VIA (Organization)
- Rochester Institute of Technology -- Art collections (Organization)
- Patti Durr collage
- RIT Archives
- Lisa Witt
- 18 June 2014
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