EVENTS

Calendar

12:00 am
MSU Special Collections Library Gallery Exhibition “Take off! Comics from the Great White North!” at the Main Library, Special Collections Gallery.
MSU Main Library
12:00 pm
The 2nd Annual Social Justice Art Festival is a one (1)-day event co-hosted by James Madison College (JMC) and the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities (RCAH). Art is a useful tool that encompasses[...]
Snyder-Phillips Hall
Jan 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
BABETTE SHAW / JANUARY 31 / 326 NATURAL SCIENCE / 6PM                                                                                 Photography-based social practice artist, Babette Shaw addresses issues concerning gender and race constructions and disparities in contemporary culture, as well as their archaic underpinnings.[...]
326 Natural Science
6:00 pm
MOREHSHIN ALLAHYARI / FEBRUARY 6 / 326 NATURAL SCIENCE /6PM                                                                         Morehshin Allahyari is an Iranian artist, activist, educator, and occasional curator. Her work deals with the political, social, and cultural contradictions we face every day.[...]
326 Natural Science
7:00 pm
Muslim Journeys Publics Lecture and Book Discussion – Green Lanterns vol. 1 (rebirth): Rage Planet with Dr. Julian Chambliss and Dr. Salah Hassan at MSU’s Main Library in the Green Room, 4th floor west.
MSU Main Library
7:00 pm
HELINA METAFERIA / FEBRUARY 20 / MSU BROAD / 7PM Helina Metaferia is an AAHD Artist in Residence: Critical Race Studies. Metaferia is an interdisciplinary artist working in performance, video, installation, and collage. Her research[...]
MSU Broad Art Museum
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
SETH / FEB 22 / MSU LIBRARY GREEN ROOM / 7PM                                                                                                                                 Seth is the award-winning cartoonist behind the comic book series Palookavile. He is also the designer for several classic comics reprint series, notably the[...]
MSU Library, 4th Floor Green Room
7:00 pm
Creator Keynote Address with Seth, in MSU’s Main Library in the Green Room, 4th floor west.
MSU Main Library
Feb 22 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
8:30 pm
Public Reception with Seth and Qiana Whitted in MSU’s Main Library, Green Room, 4th floor west.
MSU Main Library
10:30 am
Artist Alley and Panel Discussions at MSU’s Main Library, 3rd floor west
MSU Main Library
10:30 am
Private Tour of MSU Special Collections Library, home of the world’s largest public collection of comic books), reservation required, walk-ups not admitted. Email emcordes@lib.msu.edu with subject heading: MSU COMICS COLLECTION TOUR.
MSU Main Library
12:00 pm
DR QIANA WHITTED / FEBRUARY 23 / MSU LIBRARY BEAL ROOM / 12PM                                                                                Dr. Qiana Whitted teaches at USC, her research focuses on African-American literary studies and American comic books. Her most recently published[...]
MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room
12:00 pm
Scholar Keynote Address with Qiana Whitted at MSU’s Main Library, Digital Scholarship Lab Flex Space, 2nd floor west.
MSU Main Library
Feb 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Grab some coffee and cake and join the discussion as we hear from faculty in the Department of Art, Art History, and Design with our series of Faculty and Student Workshops. Each workshop features a[...]
126A Kresge Art Center
7:00 pm
QAIS ASSALI / MARCH 20 / MSU BROAD / 7PM Qais Assali is an AAHD Artist in Residence: Critical Race Studies. His interdisciplinary work stages questions between site and the body in relation to his[...]
MSU Broad Art Museum
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
ANJA GROTEN / MARCH 27 / 326 NATURAL SCIENCE / 6PM Anja Groten is an independent designer and researcher based in Amsterdam. Investigating the possibilities of frictional encounters as part of design practice, Groten designs[...]
326 Natural Science
3:00 pm
Artist Discussion and Book Signing with Box Brown, Schuler Books – 1982 Grand River Ave, Okemos, MI 48864
Schuler Books
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
DR ORKAN TELHAN / APRIL 10 / 326 NATURAL SCIENCE  / 6PM                                                                                         Dr. Orkan Telhan is an interdisciplinary artist, designer and researcher whose investigations focus on the design of interrogative objects, interfaces, and media, engaging[...]
326 Natural Science