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  1. video thumbnail for Rethinking Painting – MICA – October, 28, 2015

    LecturesOctober 28, 2015

    Rethinking Painting – MICA – October, 28, 2015

    The LeRoy E. Hoffberger School of Painting will host a panel discussion, Rethinking Painting with Jutta Koether, Nancy Princenthal, Raphael Rubinstein, and Barry Schwabsky moderated by program director Joan Waltemath. A fall show of Hoffberger current students work will follow in the Riggs Gallery in the Lazarus Center.

  2. video thumbnail for Harry Campbell - MICA - November 24, 2014

    LecturesNovember 24, 2014

    Harry Campbell - MICA - November 24, 2014

    Before starting a career in illustration, Harry Campbell’s ’86 (visual communications) experience landed him at several companies, such as WB and Nickelodeon. Since then, he has received numerous awards, with his work routinely in The New York Times, Newsweek, and Plan Sponsor magazine.

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    LecturesApril 11, 2013

    Kerry Shawn Keys - MICA - April 11, 2013

    Kerry Shawn Keys, poet, playwright, and translator, will read original, spell-binding works in the Middendorf Gallery in the Mount Royal Station Building at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), 6 p.m. on April 11. Keys' most recent work is Night Flight (Presa S Press, 2012) along with dozens of other collections of poetry. He is a recipient of the Poetry Society Of America's Winner Memorial Award and a National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship. A resident of Vilnius, Lithuan

  4. video thumbnail for Rick Lowe - MICA - March 11, 2014

    LecturesMarch 11, 2014

    Rick Lowe - MICA - March 11, 2014

    Rick Lowe is an acclaimed artist, community activist, and founder of Project Row Houses. Lowe has been an artist-in-residence at numerous universities throughout the United States, lectures internationally, and has exhibited at museums, such as the Museum of Contemporary Arts, Los Angeles. Sponsored by: MFA in Community Arts, MFA in Curatorial Practice, and Mixed Media Lecture Series.

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    LecturesFebruary 19, 2014

    Judith Schaechter - MICA - February 19, 2014

    Judith Schaechter, Kill Skill With more than 30 years of experience as an artist and craftsperson, Judith Schaechter has examined the uncomfortable relationship in fine arts today to the notion of skill. She discusses the awkward place skill finds itself and what is at stake for the arts. Sponsored by: Fiber Department, Ceramics Department, and the American Craft Council.

  6. video thumbnail for Edgar Heap of Birds - MICA - Tuesday, January 28, 2014

    LecturesJanuary 28, 2014

    Edgar Heap of Birds - MICA - Tuesday, January 28, 2014

    The artwork of Edgar Heap of Birds includes multidisciplinary forms of public art messages, large-scale drawings, Neuf Series acrylic paintings, prints, works in glass, and monumental porcelain enamel on steel outdoor sculpture. Sponsored by: MFA in Curatorial Practice.

  7. video thumbnail for Amalia Mesa-Bains - MICA - November 4, 2013

    LecturesNovember 4, 2013

    Amalia Mesa-Bains - MICA - November 4, 2013

    Amalia Mesa-Bains is an educator, artist and cultural critic. Her art works, primarily interpretations of traditional Chicano altars, resonate both in contemporary formal terms and in their ties to her Chicano community and history. As an author of scholarly articles and a nationally known lecturer on Chicano art, she has enhanced understanding of multi-culturalism and reflected major cultural and demographic shifts in the United States.

  8. video thumbnail for An-My Lê - MICA - October 12, 2013

    LecturesOctober 12, 2013

    An-My Lê - MICA - October 12, 2013

    The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) is pleased to bring acclaimed American photographer An-My Lê to Baltimore for an artist talk and reception held at the Maryland Insitute College of Art's (MICA) Brown Center on Saturday, October 12 at 2 p.m.

  9. video thumbnail for Joann Hill - MICA - October 10, 2013

    LecturesOctober 10, 2013

    Joann Hill - MICA - October 10, 2013

    New York-based Joann Hill is the art director at Disney’s Hyperion Books. She is always searching for talent, and during her career she has worked with top illustrators, including David Wiesner, John Rocco, Betsy Lewin, Brandon Dorman, Mary GrandPré, Bob Shea, and Andrew Glass.

  10. video thumbnail for Katherine Bradford - Golden Age of Exploration - MICA - October 1, 2013

    LecturesOctober 1, 2013

    Katherine Bradford - Golden Age of Exploration - MICA - October 1, 2013

    Brooklyn-based abstract painter Katherine Bradford is on the graduate faculty at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia. Her work is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Brooklyn Museum in New York, among others.

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