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6:00 pm
Dr. Gabrielle Vail specializes in Mayan archaeology, epigraphy, and ethno-history. Deciphering indigenous astronomies and cosmologies as seen in pre-Hispanic Mayan texts and textile designs will be the focus of her talk. Vail is based at[...]
Abrams Planetarium
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
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[...]
105, South Kedzie Hall
6:00 pm
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[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
4:30 pm
Come join the Department of Religious Studies and guest speaker Dr. Andrew Jacobs on “Gospel Thrillers: Fear, Desire, and the US Bible” on Monday, October 16th at 4:30pm.  Event will be in B342 Wells Hall.[...]
B342 Wells Hall
6:00 pm
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[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
6:00 pm
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[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
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[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
6:00 pm
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[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
6:00 pm
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[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
6:00 pm
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[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
6:00 pm
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,[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
7:00 pm
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[...]
4th Floor Green Room, Main Library, Michigan State University
Feb 24 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
12:15 pm
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[...]
Main Library, 3rd Floor West Wing
6:00 pm
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[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
6:00 pm
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,[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall