Ericka Beckman at MIT List Visual Arts Center
Jun
6
6:30 PM18:30

Ericka Beckman at MIT List Visual Arts Center

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Ericka Beckman’s has forged a signature visual language in film, video, installation, and photography. Her moving image works are structured according to the logic of child’s play, games, folklore, or fairy tales, and populated by archetypical characters and toy-like props in bright, primary colors.

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Vic Brooks,  Lumi Tan, and Sara Magenheimer at the Carpenter Center
May
7
6:00 PM18:00

Vic Brooks, Lumi Tan, and Sara Magenheimer at the Carpenter Center

Vic Brooks, Senior Curator of Time-Based Visual Art at EMPAC, and Lumi Tan, Curator at The Kitchen, discuss their curatorial practices in conversation with artist Sara Magenheimer. Tan organized Magenheimer's I Collected Neglected Venoms at The Kitchen (2019) and Brooks organized Bloopers #1 at EMPAC (2014). 

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Inadelso Cossa at MIT ACT
May
6
6:00 PM18:00

Inadelso Cossa at MIT ACT

Mozambican filmmaker Inadelso Cossa’s work reaches different phases of Africa’s, particularly Mozambique’s, history from a personal perspective. Exploring the Colonial, Post Colonial, Independence, and Post Civil War periods, Cossa finds it his duty to document what he refers to as ‘acts of memory.’

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Krzysztof Wodiczko at the deCordova
Apr
26
6:30 PM18:30

Krzysztof Wodiczko at the deCordova

Join us for the 2019 Paul J. Cronin Memorial Lecture featuring acclaimed artist Krzysztof Wodiczko. Wodiczko is renowned for his large-scale slide and video projections on architectural facades and monuments that address themes of trauma, collective memory, and the power of mass media to disseminate and manipulate information.

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Chloe Dewe Mathews at Harvard University
Apr
25
6:00 PM18:00

Chloe Dewe Mathews at Harvard University

For five years British photographer Chloe Dewe Mathews traveled through the countries surrounding the Caspian Sea: Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Russia, and Iran. In images that range from stark and elemental to lush and mysterious, she recorded the vastly diverse peoples, politics, and geography of Central Asia, centering always on the great inland sea.

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David Brooks at Boston University
Apr
9
7:30 PM19:30

David Brooks at Boston University

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David Brooks’ sculptures and installations are concerned with humans’ relationships to both the natural world and the built environment. His work investigates how cultural concerns cannot be divorced from the natural world, while also questioning the terms under which nature is perceived and utilized.

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Christina Balch, Giuliana Funkhouser, and Krista Wright at the Nave Gallery
Apr
6
3:00 PM15:00

Christina Balch, Giuliana Funkhouser, and Krista Wright at the Nave Gallery

AVATARS // ghosts attempts to document the ways that artists represent their bodies, their ideas, their nations, and their dead in today’s digital world. Join Christina Balch, Giuliana Funkhouser and Krista Wright, curators and artists of AVATARS // ghosts, as they talk about the inspiration behind the show.

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#Stitchers Artist talk at Gallery 263
Apr
6
2:00 PM14:00

#Stitchers Artist talk at Gallery 263

Gallery 263 is excited to present our latest Exhibition Proposal Series show, #stitchers. This exhibition features six women artists from around the world who met on the social media platform Instagram. Featuring Jennifer Lamontagne, Hannah Ferrante, Trisha Danforth, Courtney Sanborn, Meri Sawatzky, Emily Wright.

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Alex Truesdell at Northeastern University
Apr
4
11:45 AM11:45

Alex Truesdell at Northeastern University

Alex Truesdell is the Executive Director and Founder of Adaptive Design Association (ADA) and a 2015 winner of a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship. ADA is an organization that envisions and builds low-tech, affordable tools and furniture that enable children with disabilities to participate actively in their homes, schools, and communities.

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Beth Stryker at MIT ACT
Apr
1
6:00 PM18:00

Beth Stryker at MIT ACT

Beth Stryker works between NYC and the Middle East and has recently curated exhibitions and programs for the Ford Foundation in Cairo, Beirut Art Center, the AIA/Center for Architecture in New York (where she held the position of director of programs), and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.

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