EVENTS

Calendar

Sep
13
Fri
SLRF 2019 PRACTICE TALKS: Wenyue Ma @ Wells Hall B243
Sep 13 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Sep
16
Mon
Atul Bhalla Visiting Artist Lecture @ 105 S. Kedzie Hall
Sep 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Atul Bhalla Visiting Artist Lecture @ 105 S. Kedzie Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Atul Bhalla | Monday, September 16 | 105 S. Kedzie | 6pm

Atul Bhalla is a conceptual artist who uses photography, performance, video, sculpture, and installation to immerse himself in the physical, historical, spiritual, and political significance of water. Bhalla is a Professor in the Department of Art and Performance Art at Shiv Nadar University in India.

Sep
19
Thu
SLRF 2019 PRACTICE TALKS: Xuehong (Stella) He @ Wells Hall B402
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
SLRF 2019 PRACTICE TALKS: Myeongeun Son @ Wells Hall B402
Sep 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
SLRF 2019 PRACTICE TALKS: Bronson Hui 2-2:30 @ Wells Hall B402
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Sep
23
Mon
Visiting Artists John Jennings and Stacey Robinson
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm

The College of Arts & Letters will welcome artist-scholars John Jennings and Stacey Robinson to campus from September 23-27 to engage students and faculty in conversations about race, gender, and power within comics and science fiction.

Global Studies in the Arts and Humanities Student Meet and Greet @ B342 Wells Hall
Sep 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Global Studies in the Arts and Humanities Student Meet and Greet @ B342 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Students currently in the GSAH major or minor, and any other student interested in Global Studies:

  • Learn about the degree options in Global Studies in the Arts and Humanities.
  • Meet other students, the advisor, the program director, and faculty.
  • Meet comic book artists and authors John Jennings and Stacy Robinson.
  • Enjoy snacks and pick up MSU swag.

Global Studies in the Arts and Humanities has partnered with Professor Julian Chambliss who is bringing to MSU the creators of Black Kirby. John Jennings and Stacy Robinson will do a brief presentation on their work at the student meet and greet. Read about their visit to MSU here:

https://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2019/visiting-artists-scholars-to-focus-on-race-gender-and-power-in-afrofuturism/

After the discussion with Jennings and Robinson, Kate Rendi, the GSAH student advisor, and Professor Salah Hassan, the GSAH Program Director, will lead an informal advising session on our Global Studies degrees.

This event is open to all students and faculty

Sep
24
Tue
Public Lecture, Black Kirby Now: Collaboration, Remix, and the Critical Black Imagination @ MSU Union Lake Huron Room
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

In this dynamic presentation, artist-scholars John Jennings and Stacey Robinson will explore how the Afrofuturism lens has inspired a creative resistance that seeks to shape the future by recognizing the hidden cultural technology of the black past.

Sep
25
Wed
Drawing Marathon @ Broad Art Museum, Broad Art Lab, and SCENE Metrospace
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Drawing Marathon @ Broad Art Museum, Broad Art Lab, and SCENE Metrospace

Drawing Marathon

Wednesday, Sep. 25, 2019    10am–8pm

Make your mark on this annual non-stop drawing extravaganza! Join the MSU Broad and MSU Department of Art, Art History, and Design for drawing stations, guided and collaborative drawing, costumed models, and live, performance-inspired drawing prompts. This event is free and open to skill levels and ages.

This event will be hosted at three different locations:

Broad Art Museum, 547 E Circle Dr., East Lansing, MI 48824

10am-7pm

Broad Art Lab, 565 E Grand River Ave., East Lansing, MI 48823

12-4pm

(SCENE) Metrospace, 110 Charles Street, East Lansing, MI 48823

6-8PM

Sep
27
Fri
Unveiling “Black Kirby” Reception @ MSU Museum
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The MSU Museum will host a reception for artist-scholars John Jennings and Stacey Robinson on September 27 to engage students and faculty in conversations about race, gender, and power within comics and science fiction.

https://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2019/visiting-artists-scholars-to-focus-on-race-gender-and-power-in-afrofuturism/