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October 2021

Visiting Artist: Amy Cutler

October 6, 2021 @ 4:30 pm MDT
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Visiting Artist Amy Cutler

AMY CUTLER Visiting Artist Talk : Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at 4:30pm via Zoom. REGISTER FOR THE ZOOM LECTURE For nearly twenty-five years, Amy Cutler has produced enigmatic, narrative works of art in which internalized emotions, societal observations, and complex ideas are transformed into visual metaphors. Best known for her exquisitely detailed drawings and paintings on paper depicting anthropomorphized objects, animals, and female characters engaged in impossible tasks and unlikely situations, Cutler also uses a diverse range of mediums. Her…

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Visiting Artist: Del Harrow

October 20, 2021 @ 4:30 pm MDT
ART 158, Art Building, 375 South 1530 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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Del Harrow

Artist Talk: Wednesday, October 20, at 4:30pm in ART 158 Ceramic 3D Printing Workshops: Thursday, October 21, 10am-4pm and Friday, October 22, 10am-1pm in SCLPT 188 Del Harrow lives and works in Fort Collins, CO. He is a Professor at Colorado State University where he teaches Sculpture, Digital Fabrication, and Ceramics. His art practice spans genres of sculpture and design, and integrates traditional manual and skill based forming processes with digital fabrication technology. Harrow has been invited to lecture widely…

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Visiting Artist: Maria Thereza Alves

October 27, 2021 @ 11:00 am MDT
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Maria Thereza Alves

Artist Maria Thereza Alves will be participating in the upcoming Quito Biennale and Ural Biennale. She has participated in the Sydney Biennale (2020), Toronto Biennale (2019), Sao Paulo Biennale (2016 and 2010) and dOCUMENTA(13) in 2012. Recent books are: Recipes for Survival published by University of Texas Press and Thieves and Murderers in Naples: A Brief History on Families, Colonization, Immense Wealth, Land Theft, Art and the Valle de Xico Community Museum in Mexico published by Di Paolo Edizioni. www.mariatherezaalves.org…

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November 2021

Visiting Artist: Rick Griffith

November 3, 2021 @ 4:30 pm MDT
Gardner Commons, room 2950, 260 Central Campus Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Rick Griffith

Artist Talk November 3 | 4:30pm Gardner Commons | Room 2950 Rick Griffith is a graphic designer, master letterpress printer, and passionate advocate for design. His work is an erudite exploration of language, history, politics, science, music, and ethics. Rick was born and raised in Southeast London and immigrated to the U.S. in the late ‘80s. Over the last two decades, his Denver-based design practice with partner Debra Johnson at MATTER in Denver, CO has grown into an ambidextrous design…

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February 2022

Visiting Artist: Lisk Feng

February 9 @ 4:30 pm MST
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Lisk Feng lecture

Lisk Feng is an award-winning illustrator who is initially from China, and now a New York-based freelance illustrator. She graduated from MFA Illustration Practice from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2014, with a lot of publications and advertisings projects seen by the world, such as The New Yorker, Apple, Penguin, Airbnb, The New York Times, and Chanel. Meanwhile, her illustrations received some awards and recognitions such as Silver Medal from the Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts Excellence Award, 3X3…

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Warnock Visiting Artist Lecture: Clarissa Tossin

February 24 @ 5:30 pm MST
Utah Museum of Fine Arts Dumke Auditorium, 410 Campus Center Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Clarissa Tossin EFLYER

Thursday, February 24 5:30 - 7:15P (5:30-6:30P Lecture, 6:30-7:15P Reception) *Gallery will open 30 minutes prior to lecture to tour Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke Jr. Auditorium Utah Museum of Fine Arts ABOUT CLARISSA TOSSIN Los Angeles-based Brazilian artist Clarissa Tossin uses moving-image, installation, sculpture, and collaborative research to engage the suppressed counter-narratives implicit in the built environment and explore alternate narratives that come to define a place. She received an MFA from the California Institute of the Arts in…

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March 2022

Visiting Artist: Lisa Jarrett

March 16 @ 4:30 pm MDT
ART 158, Art Building, 375 South 1530 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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Lisa Jarrett

Lisa Jarrett is an artist and educator. She is Associate Professor of Community and Context Arts at Portland State University’s School of Art + Design. She is co-founder and co-director of KSMoCA (Dr MLK Jr School Museum of Contemporary Art) and the Harriet Tubman Middle School Center for Expanded Curatorial Practice in NE Portland, OR, and the artists collective Art 25: Art in the 25th Century. Her intersectional practice considers the politics of difference within a variety of settings including:…

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Visiting Artist: Nathan Meltz

March 23 @ 4:30 pm MDT
ART 158, Art Building, 375 South 1530 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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Nathan Meltz

Nathan Meltz uses printmaking, animation, sculpture, and performance to comment on the infiltration of technology into every facet of life, from politics and food, to family and war. His solo exhibitions include Southern Illinois University’s Vergette Gallery, GRIDSPACE (NYC), the University of Florida – Jacksonville’s Andrew Brest Gallery and Noise Gallery (OH). Meltz is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of the Arts at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, and is the founder and curator of the…

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April 2022

Visiting Artist: Daniel Campbell Blight

April 6 @ 4:30 pm MDT
ART 158, Art Building, 375 South 1530 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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Daniel C Blight

April 6, 2022 at 4:30pm in ART 158 In this lecture, Daniel C. Blight will discuss the relationship between photography and racial whiteness. Despite the history and theory of photography’s critical turn to questions of colonialism, imperialism and race, these important discourses have left the visual logic of racial whiteness largely unexamined. Drawing on research in sociology of race, critical philosophy of race and critical whiteness studies, Blight will consider the visual dimensions of the invention of racial whiteness, the…

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Visiting Artist: Charo Oquet

April 13 @ 4:30 pm MDT
ART 158, Art Building, 375 South 1530 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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Charo Oquet

Charo Oquet is a Dominican born, Miami based, interdisciplinary artist. Charo Oquet’s wide-reaching practice includes performance, sculpture, installation, painting, fashion, video and photography. She has exhibited, performed, curated and lectured around the world since 1981. Oquet has received numerous awards and Artist Fellowships. She is known for her dynamic installations, which incorporate idioms of popular Afro-Caribbean religions. Her work has been featured in notable publications. Oquet’s work is found in the permanent collections in museums around the world. As an…

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