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October 2018

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Talk, Josephine Halvorson

Mon, October 29th, 2018
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MON at 5:30 pm -- Josephine Halvorson makes paintings on-site, face to face with an object in its environment. Often no more than an arm’s length away, she detects variations in texture, light, and temperature, transcribing these perceptions through the medium of paint.

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November 2018

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Talk, Karl Haendel

Thu, November 8th, 2018
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THURS at 7 pm -- Haendel’s practice revolves around the appropriation of visual signifiers and their recontextualization through drawing. His act of drawing articulates both the human impulse and labor associated with draftsmanship, while offering a physical system to reconsider accepted imagery.

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March 2019

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Talk, Kevin Jerome Everson

Fri, March 8th, 2019
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FRIDAY, MAR. 8 at 5 pm -- Kevin Jerome Everson holds the camera both close to his heart and close to his subjects, weaving told narrative with archival footage and staged scenes to capture the textures of everyday African-American life.

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April 2019

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Aruna D’Souza: Who Speaks More Freely?: Artistic Freedom, Protest, and the Modern Museum

Thu, April 4th, 2019
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THURS at 7 pm --D’Souza writes about contemporary art; intersectional feminisms and other forms of politics; and how museums shape our views of each other. Her work appears regularly in 4Columns, and her book Whitewalling: Art, Race and Protest in 3 Acts was published by Badlands Unlimited in 2018.

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Barry Bergdoll—Reading Mile High: Frank Lloyd Wright Takes on Chicago

Tue, April 9th, 2019
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TUES at 7 pm -- Bergdoll, professor of art history at Columbia University and former chief curator of Architecture and Design at the Museum of Modern Art, has researched Mies van der Rohe (and his relationship to garden reform), Henri Labrouste, Latin American post-war architecture and more.

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Talk, Vincent Valdez

Thu, April 11th, 2019
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THURS at 7 pm -- Vincent Valdez is most recognized for his monumental portrayal of the contemporary figure. His drawn and painted subjects remark on a universal struggle within various sociopolitical arenas and eras.

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Lecture, Seth Estrin: Recognizing the Dead in Classical Athenian Funerary Sculpture

Thu, April 18th, 2019
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THURS at 7 pm -- Seth Estrin is a historian of the art, archaeology, and visual cultures of ancient Greece. His research explores the making and viewing of art as a form of social practice in the ancient world. Estrin is an Assistant Professor of Art History at the University of Chicago.

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September 2019

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Artist Talk: William Cordova

Mon, September 16th, 2019
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Born in Lima, Peru in 1971 and moved to Miami, Florida at an early age, also spending time in Houston, Chicago, and New York. He graduated with a BFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1996 and went on to earn an MFA from Yale University in 2004. In his nationally and internationally recognized drawings, sculptures,…

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Artist Talk: Pamela Council

Thu, September 19th, 2019
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Pamela Carmen Council is an exuberant, outspoken change agent. She brings to light under-examined narratives through sculpture, installation, invention, intervention, printed matter, long form email, jokes, style, and performance.

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October 2019

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Artist Talk: Cauleen Smith

Tue, October 8th, 2019
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Cauleen Smith is an interdisciplinary artist whose work reflects upon the everyday possibilities of imagination. She draws from structuralism, third world cinema, and science fiction to make things that offer a phenomenological experience.

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Whitney Stoddard Lecture: Kelema Lee Moses “Re/Shaping Honolulu’s Landscape”

Thu, October 24th, 2019
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Kelema Lee Moses is an Assistant Professor of Art History at Occidental College whose work focuses on critical contemporary issues in the architectural and urban landscape of Pacific island cities.

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November 2019

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Artist Talk: Miguel López

Wed, November 6th, 2019
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Miguel López is a writer, researcher and curator of contemporary art whose practice focuses mainly on collective processes, experimental art, feminist art, and the themes of gender and sexuality traversed by processes of political memory.

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Artist Talk: Marvin Touré

Thu, November 14th, 2019
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Marvin Touré (b.1991) is an Ivorian-American artist who uses objects of innocence (artifacts and stories from his childhood and adolescence) as a vehicle to interrogate themes of race and mental health.

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