Mary Kavanagh joins APG

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Mary Kavanagh is an artist, educator and arts administrator living and working in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada, where she is Associate Professor in the Department of Art, Faculty of Fine Arts, at the University of Lethbridge.

Since 2007, she has been developing a body of work that examines and documents sites connected to the development of weapons of mass destruction, from the first atomic bomb, to cold war nuclear and chemical weapons testing programs, to the disposal of nuclear weapons stockpiling according to global treaty agreements. She has photographed and filmed at historic and active military sites, including Trinity, White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico; Los Alamos, New Mexico; Utah Test and Training Range, Utah; Wendover Airfield, Utah; and Hiroshima, Japan.

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