2018 Department of Art, Art History, and Design Faculty Triennial Exhibition
Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum
March 17-May 13, 2018
Exhibition Reception April 8, 6-8PM
The 2018 Department of Art, Art History, and Design Faculty Triennial Exhibition showcases the recent work of twenty studio art & design faculty members. Recognized nationally and internationally, Michigan State University studio art & design faculty member’s creative research is regularly exhibited in venues all over the world. Collectively they have received recognition and support from Fulbright, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Pollack-Krasner Foundation. Representing a broad-range of media and contemporary art and design approaches, the exhibition highlights the faculty’s dedication to actively pursuing creative research.
The 2018 MSU Department of Art, Art History, and Design Faculty Triennial exhibition is organized by the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU and guest curated by Christopher Atkins, Curator of Exhibitions & Public Programs at the Minnesota Museum of American Art. Support for this exhibition is provided by the John and Susan Berding Family Endowment.
Picturing Others: A Seminar on Indigenous Photography, Preservation, and Epistemic Disobedience
When: April 12 @ 9:00 AM-3:00 PM April 13 @ 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.
Where: Michigan State University, B-243 Wells Hall, 619 Red Cedar Road, East Lansing, MI 48824.
Cost: Free and Open to the Public
Phone: (517) 355-4765
Description: What do Indigenous photograpghers of Latin America have in common with American Indian and African photographers? Seminar presenters will discuss their academic projects on photography, language and literary studies and reflect about the representation of “others” from both sides of the lens.
Sponsors: RCS, College of Arts & Letters, CIEG (Creating Inclusive Excellence Grant).
Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference
International Center, Room 303:
10:30-10:45am – Welcome
10:45-11:45am – Kristian Petersen, “Muslim Movie Stars: The Celebrity Politics of Islam in Public”
12:00-1:00pm – Amir Hussain, “Keeping It Real: Muslims Creating Muslim Cinema and Television”
3:00-4:00pm – Sharofat Arabova, “Poetics of Tajik Cinema”
4:15-5:15pm – Imed Ben Labidi, “Filming Conflicts: Arab/Muslim Films’ Fragmentation and Post-Nationalist Narratives”
Kellogg Center, Auditorium:
7:30-9:30pm – Keynote: Walter Armbrust on the History of Egyptian Cinema
Proseminar/Boyadjian on archives, 3pm