On Wednesday, April 24, artist Michael Nicholas Paras will visit the Art Center to discuss his series First Hoops, parts of which are currently on view in the Art Center’s Marité & Joe Robinson Strolling Gallery I.
Michael Nicholas Paras is an avid basketball fan and amateur player. Since 1986, Paras has photographed basketball hoops of all kinds and in varying degrees of repair on urban playgrounds, rural barn facades, suburban driveways, and elsewhere. His First Hoops, series documents the basketball hoops Hall of Famers used when they first played the game.
This event is free and open to the public. Click here for tickets.