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Patti Durr collage

 Collection — Box: 20
Identifier: RITDSA-0111

Scope and Contents

Patti Durr collage consists of one artwork titled Repressive Means.

Dates

  • 2005

Creator

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.

Sources:

https://snaccooperative.org/ark:/99166/w679793t

https://www.deafpoetssociety.com/patti-durr-art-issue-7

https://www.rit.edu/directory/paddhd-patricia-durr

http://artoncampus.rit.edu/artist/194/

https://usadeafhistory.wordpress.com/2017/02/13/presentation-abstracts-and-bios/

Extent

1 Item(s) (On DSA Artwork inventory)

Language

English

Overview

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.

Arrangement

Collection consists of one painting.

Physical Location

C.S. North, Cubby 20

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number(s): 2006:059

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Lisa Witt in June 2014.
Title
Patti Durr collage
Subtitle
RIT Archives
Status
Published
Author
Lisa Witt
Date
18 June 2014
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Script of description
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

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