Conversations with Complicit! Artists To-date
What the Artists Were Asked
Ask Yourself
Words & Phrases
Do-It-Yourself Challenges
Xhibition Guide
UVa Art Museum Education Page
Writer's Eye 2006


Complicit! Contemporary American Art and Mass Culture is an exhibition with an array of artworks, including painting, drawing, sculpture, video, sound, digital, and artists books made by American artists from the 1990's to the present. One purpose of this exhibition is to examine how mass culture is digested by contemporary art and to find new ways of talking and thinking about artwork of today.

Conversations have been conducted with some of the artists. You can listen to these interviews before or after visiting the exhibition.

In the "Ask Yourself" section, the are probing questions for you to consider after listening to a podcast or several podcasts.

To create your own art related to Complicit!, go to the "Do-It-Yourself Challenges."

These educational materials have been designed for middle school, high school and beyond.