Visiting Artists

Visiting Artist Sara Black this Thursday Night!

Posted on Mar 17, 2015 in Events, Featured, Lecture, News, Visiting Artist, Weekly Newsletter

Visiting Artist Sara Black this Thursday Night!

Sara Black will be giving her Visiting Artist lecture in room 249, FSU Fine Arts Building at 7pm this Thursday, March 19th, 2015. About the artist: Sara Black works broadly as an artist, artist-teacher, arts organizer and curator. She received her MFA from the University of Chicago in 2006 and is currently Assistant Professor of Sculpture at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her work uses conscious processes of carpentry, wood-working, and repair as a time-based method, inherited building materials or other exhausted objects as...

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FSU Visiting Artist Series – Sarah Black

Posted on Feb 25, 2015 in Lecture, News, Visiting Artist, Weekly Newsletter

FSU Visiting Artist Series – Sarah Black

Join us for our FSU Visiting Artist Lecture showcasing Sarah Black. This event will take place on Thursday, March 19th at 7PM at the Fine Arts Building (FAB), RM 249. Sara has worked broadly as an artist, artist-teacher, arts organizer and curator. In 2005 Sara was a founder of the artist group Material Exchange active in Chicago until 2009, in which she worked closely with artists John Preus and David Wolf and briefly with artists Charles Hassrick and Alta Buden. She continued to work with co-founder John Preus through 2010. Sara is...

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Ben Carter Visiting Artist: Demo and Lecture

Posted on Feb 11, 2015 in CFA, Events, Lecture, News, Visiting Artist, Weekly Newsletter

Ben Carter Visiting Artist: Demo and Lecture

Ben Carter presented a demo and lecture on Wednesday February 11th, 2015 as a visiting artist for FSU. Timeline:  Demo 2:30-4:30pm: Room 103 (FAB) Ceramics Studio Critique Seminar Room Dinner 5:30pm: At Gaines Street Pies (507 West Gaines Street, Tallahassee, FL 32301) Lecture 7-8pm: Room 249 in the Fine Arts Building (FAB) next to the Museum of Fine Art For more information about Ben Carter, visit his website at:...

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Chief Conservator at the Ringling Museum:  Barbara Ramsey, 2/5

Posted on Feb 4, 2015 in CFA, Featured, Lecture, News, Visiting Artist, Weekly Newsletter

Chief Conservator at the Ringling Museum:  Barbara Ramsey, 2/5

Barbara A. Ramsay is the new chief conservator at The Ringling Museum. She has almost four decades of experience in art conservation with a focus on managing, directing, and carrying out complex conservation treatments on easel paintings, murals, historic painted finishes, and modern art objects. For many years, Dr. Ramsay coordinated the conservation of paintings for the estate of American abstract expressionist painter Clyfford Still. Her lecture will address her work with this collection and the manuscript for the small book that she is...

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Ruba Katrib to Lecture at FSU’s FAB 249, Thursday, 1/8, at 7 pm

Posted on Jan 7, 2015 in News, Visiting Artist, Weekly Newsletter

Ruba Katrib to Lecture at FSU’s FAB 249, Thursday, 1/8, at 7 pm

Ruba Katrib is Curator at SculptureCenter in Long Island City, New York, and was previously Associate Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami. Her recent exhibitions include the group show Puddle, pothole, portal, and solo projects with David Douard, Radamés “Juni” Figueroa, Jumana Manna (all 2014), and Tue Greenfort (2013). Group exhibitions include A Disagreeable Object (2012), on the legacy of surrealism, with Anicka Yi, Pamela Rosenkranz, Camille Henrot, Ian Cheng, Sarah Lucas, and others; andBetter Homes (2013), which...

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Visiting Artist Lecture: Jim TerMeer and Jess Giffin on 10/2/14

Posted on Oct 1, 2014 in Events, Lecture, News, Visiting Artist

Visiting Artist Lecture: Jim TerMeer and Jess Giffin on 10/2/14

Jim TerMeer and Jess Giffin (studio Giffin’termeer) are interested in the physicality inherent in methods of production, and the ways in which these methods can actively shape ideas or concepts, as they become design. They teach in the department of Architecture, Interior Architecture and Designed Objects at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Their work has been exhibited internationally, including the Salone di Mobile Milano, The Seoul Design Olympiad and The Cheongju Craft Biennial. The Visiting Artist Lecture will take...

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Nathaniel Stern: Lecture, 6/20, 3:30 pm FAB

Posted on Jun 18, 2014 in CFA, Events, Lecture, News, Visiting Artist

Nathaniel Stern: Lecture, 6/20, 3:30 pm FAB

Dean Peter Weishar, of the College of Visual Arts, Theatre & Dance, is delighted to invite you to an Open Forum and lecture with Nathaniel Stern, candidate for Director of the Facility for Arts Research. Please join us to view presentations of works and discussion of experiences. This session will close in a participatory Q&A session. Nathaniel Stern Friday, June 20th 3:30-4:30 pm Room 332 Fine Arts Building Nathaniel Stern is an artist and writer, Fulbright grantee and professor, interventionist and public citizen. He has produced and...

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Visiting Artist Lecture: Wendy Gers – Tuesday, 3/25, 7 pm

Posted on Mar 24, 2014 in Lecture, News, Visiting Artist

Visiting Artist Lecture: Wendy Gers – Tuesday, 3/25, 7 pm

Visiting Artist Lecture:  Wendy Gers Please join us Tuesday, 3/25/14 at 7pm For the last event from the Making Now Exhibition.  Wendy Gers will give a lecture in FSU’s Fine Arts Building, Room 249.  Franco-South African Wendy Gers, Art Historian & Curator – specialist in contemporary ceramics   * Curator Taiwan Ceramics Biennale 2014, Ceramics Now: Art Design& Digital Materiality (http://www.academia.edu/4985243/Taipei) * Research Associate, University of Johannesburg * Lecturer, Ecole Supérieure...

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Visiting Artist Lecture: John Ensor Parker

Posted on Feb 13, 2014 in CFA, Events, Featured, Lecture, News, Visiting Artist

Visiting Artist Lecture: John Ensor Parker

Thursday, February 13, 2014 Fine Arts Building Room 249 @7PM John is a Brooklyn based curator, painter and new media artist whose work draws upon both analytical and primitive processes. In addition to gallery exhibitions, his large-scale public art pieces include:  “To the People of Orlando” a city block long permanent public art installation, mapping projections on the façade of The New Museum and Manhattan Bridge Anchorage. He was a visiting artist and instructor of Art & Science at Eugene Lang College...

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FSU Art Students League Hosts Sarah Walko, 2/11, 7pm, FAB 249

Posted on Feb 7, 2014 in Events, Lecture, News, Students, Visiting Artist

FSU Art Students League Hosts Sarah Walko, 2/11, 7pm, FAB 249

FSU Art Students League will be hosting an artist lecture with Sarah Walko on February 11th, 7pm. Sarah Walko will be giving a visiting artist lecture Tuesday the 11th! “Walko collects and arranges both organic and inorganic objects. She uses test tubes, microscopic slides, and light bulbs to imitate intricate laboratories where living organisms are meticulously displayed.” SHE IS COOL COME TO THIS, DON’T BELIEVE ME? LOOK AT HER WEBSITE:...

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