EVENTS

Calendar

Aug 28 – Sep 22 all-day Gallery 101 & 114, Kresge Art Center
Gallery 101& 114
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 109, South Kedzie Hall
Photographer Alec Soth documents American social and geographic landscapes. Soth has published over twenty-five books, and his work was featured in the 2004 Whitney Biennial. His work is in the permanent collections of the Getty[...]
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
Art Historian Dr. Kelly Donahue-Wallace specializes in the history of prints in eighteenth-century Spain and Mexico and the function of prints in the colonial context. A professor at the University of North Texas, she recently[...]
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
Ahmed Ansari is a PhD candidate in Design Studies at Carnegie Mellon University. His research interests intersect at the junction between design, cultural & media studies, and the philosophy of technology. Anasri is a member[...]
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 108 Bessey Hall
Alumnus Sam Landers is a Publisher & Editor for Trope Reader and the CEO of Blast Radius, a global digital marketing and advertising agency working with clients such as Starbucks, Nike, Microsoft, Bacardi, Nokia, and[...]
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
The ceramics, paintings, and drawing installations of Peruvian artist Kukuli Velarde are inspired by pre-Colombian figures and reveal folk tradition, evoke histories of ornament and craft, and disrupt aesthetic hierarchies. Velarde’s work references the struggles[...]
Nov 20 – Dec 8 all-day Gallery 114, Kresge Art Center
Gallery 114
Nov 20 – Dec 8 all-day Gallery 101, Kresge Art Center
Gallery 101
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
Dr. Joanna Grabski’s research addresses the intersection of urbanism and visual culture in Senegal’s capital city of Dakar. Grabski is the Director of the School of Art at Arizona State University, and recently published Art[...]
Dec 1 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Kresge Art Center
The Graphic Design Area in the Department of Art, Art History, and Design would like to invite you in joining them for the Third Annual Day of Design. The Day of Design takes over the[...]
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
Los Angeles-based textile artist Karen Hampton examines the African American diaspora and explores her personal and ancestral narrative through the art of embroidery, coupled with found textiles and a multitude of textile techniques. Her work[...]
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
New York based Joanne Greenbaum’s paintings are energetic profusions of overlapping techniques and colors, featuring clusters of architectural forms, irregular shapes, and doodle-like lines. Her work is held in the permanent collections of the Museum[...]
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
Alejandro T. Acierto is an artist and musician whose work is largely informed by the breath, the voice, and the processes that enable them. Based in Chicago, his work has been shown at the MCA,[...]
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm 4th Floor Green Room, Main Library, Michigan State University
Critically acclaimed and award-winning comic creator Lucy Knisley specializes in personal, confessional graphic novels and travelogues. She has made comics for various anthologies and publications including Marvel comics, Valiant comics, Adventure Time comics, and Boom[...]
Feb 24 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Main Library, 3rd Floor West Wing
Award-winning editor Diana Schutz has been working in comics for almost forty years. She was senior executive editor at Dark Horse Comics. She teaches Comics Studies at Portland State University is a published author of[...]
Feb 26 – Mar 2 all-day Gallery 114, Kresge Art Center
Public Art: Understanding and Practice Kresge Art Center Gallery 114 February 26- March 2, 2018 This exhibition celebrates the eight artists that took on the challenge of a collaborative Mural project. The mural is on[...]
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
Dr. Elizabeth Sanders introduced many of the tools and methods being used today to drive and/ or inspire design from a human-centered perspective. Sanders teaches Design at The Ohio State University and is the founder[...]
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
Dr. Joanne Turney is a Design Historian specializing in textiles and fashion as material culture. Turney teaches at the University of Southhampton, Winchester School of Art in the UK. Her book, The Culture of Knitting,[...]
Apr 16 – Apr 27 all-day Gallery 101 & 114, Kresge Art Center
Galleries 101 & 114
May 25 – Jul 21 all-day MSU Union Art Gallery
Self – Clarissa R Gerber Show Dates: May 25- July 21, 2018 Reception: Saturday, July 21 Artist Statement Whether understood as complex physiological organisms or as souls swaddled in flesh, humans embody mystery and potentiality.[...]
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm MSU Union Art Gallery
MSU Union Art Gallery 49 Abbott Road, Rm. 230, East Lansing, MI 48824   The Wash (As It Seams) Solo exhibition featuring the work of Babette Shaw. January 21 – March 2, 2019 Artist Lecture[...]
Jan 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 326 Natural Science
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.[...]