Kindia du Plessis

Kindia du Plessis

Curator I - Roots of Knowledge

Office: FL-214

Phone: 801-863-8267

Mailstop: 145

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Kindia du Plessis (she/her) is a conceptual and community artist and educator working mainly in community centered work, video performance, and sculpture. Currently based in Utah, USA, she was born in Pretoria, South Africa and grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is the curator for the Roots of Knowledge Installation in the Bingham Gallery in the Fulton Library.

She completed her BFA in Studio Art with an Art Education Licensure from Brigham Young University and MA in Art Education from the University of Cincinnati focused on community art education particularly for mothers. She cares about what brings people together or pushes them apart culturally, socially, geographically and believes art is a re-humanizing activity that heals and builds individuals and communities.

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