Travis Shaffer is a visual artist whose work engages spatial and institutional communities through a discourse with contemporary visual culture. Thematically Shaffer's work addresses
questions regarding the nature of commercial and cultural branding; notions of access and diversity; land-use, the built environment, and auto-centricity; the nature of spatially dictated identity; and the formation of isolated communal
Shaffer's work is held in many private and public collections including the Brooklyn Museum's Libraries & Archives collection and Yale University's Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library.
Shaffer was born in southwestern Pennsylvania and currently lives and works in Lawrence, KS. He is
Visiting Assistant Professor of Photo Media at The University of Kansas. In 2010, Shaffer received an MFA from the University of Kentucky.
"We are all thieves, right?"
10:00 a.m. Friday April 6, 2012
Woods Art Building, room 11
Simple binding techniques / tips for
using print-on-demand technologies.
11:00 a.m. Friday April 6, 2012
Woods Art Building, room 13
March 2 - May 3, 2012
Reception: April 6, 6-8:00 p.m.
Gallery Talk at 7:00 p.m.
Workspace Gallery | 440 N. 8th Street | Lincoln, NE
Sponsored by the Hixson-Lied Endowment and the MEDICI Art Group.