Following his receipt of a prestigious SMFA Traveling Scholars Fellowship, Los Angeles-based artist and 2008 School of the Museum of Fine Arts graduate Sean Townley returns to Boston to install works for his forthcoming solo exhibition (April 16–July 31, 2016, Gallery 265). Meet Townley and the curator of the exhibition, Liz Munsell, for an exclusive Q&A about the artist’s process and inspiration, enjoy a sneak peek at the installation in progress, and be the first to toast the artist on his major Boston museum debut at a reception to follow in Bravo.

Above: Sean Townley, New Foundations (study of a replica), 2013. Plastic and steel. Courtesy of the artist and Night Gallery, Los Angeles.