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  • 3/17/2014

    Lily Cox-Richard
    Artist's Lecture
    Monday, March 17, 2014
    12 pm, 107 Art & Design Building

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    After earning an MFA in Sculpture + Extended Media from Virginia Commonwealth University, Lily was in the CORE Program at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston. She has been an artist in residence at MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, NH), Kompact Living Space (Berlin), AREA Gallery (Caguas, Puerto Rico), and Platteforum Arts (Denver, CO). Lily is currently an Assistant Professor in the Penny W Stamps School of Art & Design at the University of Michigan, where she is a post-doctoral fellow in the Michigan Society of Fellows.

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  • 3/5/2014

    Jason Wallin - "Putrid Deadagogy: Rethinking Public Pedagogy Through Zombie Life"
    Wednesday, March 5, 2014
    5:30 pm
    Krannert Art Museum
    Room 62

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  • 3/3/2014

    Stephanie Rothenberg
    "Making the Invisible Visible"
    Monday, March 3, 2014
    Room 62 Krannert Art Museum

    Stephanie Rothenberg creates provocative interactions that question the boundaries and social constructs of manufactured desires. Through participatory performance, installation and networked media, her work investigates the mediation of the physical, analog body through the digital interfaces of commodity culture. Adopting the role of cultural anthropologist, the medium of the techno-sphere itself becomes a laboratory for raising critical questions about our interpersonal relationship to technology and its broader socio-political implications.

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  • 2/27/2014

    Elissa Armstrong
    Artist Lecture
    Thursday, February 27, 2014
    12:30 p.m.
    107 A+D

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  • 2/17/2014

    "Contesting Conceptual Art"
    Luke Skrebowski
    Monday, February 17, 2014
    5:30 p.m.
    62 KAM

    Luke Skrebowski teaches and researches on the history and theory of late modern and contemporary art in its British, European and American contexts with a focus on the contested character and critical implications of Conceptual art. His other research interests include: philosophical aesthetics, critical theory and the history and theory of photography (with a focus on photoconceptualism).

    Skrebowski lectures widely including recent invited talks at: The Tate, London; Columbia University, New York; The Royal Art Institute, Stockholm; The Photographer‘s Gallery, London; The Generali Foundation, Vienna; The Serpentine Gallery, London; The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh; The Courtauld Institute, London.

    He teaches a Part II special subject option on 'Modernism, Postmodernism and After' and on the Part II papers 'Approaches to the History of Art' and 'The Display of Art'. He also lectures on the 'Text and Image' MPhil and undertakes MPhil and PhD supervision on topics in late modern and contemporary art related to his research specialisms.