Posts Tagged ‘Lecture’

Muzaffar Gives Lecture ‘Boundary Games’

Ijlal Muzaffar (Assistant Professor, History of Art + Visual Culture) recently gave a lecture entitled, Boundary Games: Settling the Refugee, Claiming the Nation, at Beaconhouse National University in Lahore. This lecture examined two refugee housing projects in Karachi proposed by international architects in the 1950s, which sought to create a new image for its client, the military government […]

Lecture: Giuliana Bruno, 02/28/17, 6:30PM, Metcalf Auditorium

Giuliana Bruno will give a lecture entitled Material Encounters: Surface Tension, Screen Space on 28th February 2017 at 6:30PM in the Metcalf Auditorium. There will be an opening reception in the Chace Center Lobby starting at 5:45PM. This lecture forms part of the new Graduate Commons Speaker Series: Conversations in Contemporary Art. What is the place of […]

Lecture: Catherine Wagner, 03/14/17, 7PM, Metcalf Auditorium

Catherine Wagner will give a lecture on the 14th March 2017 at 7:00PM in the Metcalf Auditorium as part of the 2017 RISD Photo Gary Metz Lecture Series. Over the course of her career Catherine Wagner has been observing the built environment as a metaphor for how we construct our cultural identities. She has examined […]

Leski To Lecture at UC Irvine 02/09/17, 6:00PM

Kyna Leski (Professor, Architecture) will give a lecture on Thursday 02/09/17 at 6:00PM at the University of California Irvine’s Institute for 21st Century Creativity (Humanities Gateway 4100). Her talk will be entitled The Storm of Creativity and will draw on examples of creative practice to examine the creative process. Leski’s talk will be followed by a workshop […]

RISD Glass: Brett Swenson, 12/07/17, 1:10PM, Old Library

Brett Swenson Wednesday, December 7, 1:10pm Old Library, College Building 521  Brett Swenson’s practice explores the mutability of memory and perception in search of unseen connections between natural and constructed environments. Working in sculpture, video, photography, and installation, he embeds improbable human signatures within natural and geologic systems. His works manifest uncanny juxtapositions of the […]

Peltz Lectures at the Latvian and Lithuanian Art Academies

Daniel Peltz (Professor, Film, Animation + Video) and his collaborator Sissi Westerberg delivered lectures at the Latvian Art Academy and the Lithuanian Art Academy, the latter event was hosted by the Nida Art Colony. They were invited at both institutions to present their work developing the artist-run organisation Rejmyre Art Lab. They also spoke about […]

Paola Demattè Lectures at Ricci Institute, University of San Francisco

Paola Demattè (Professor, History of Art and Visual Culture) was invited to present a paper at the international symposium Reimagining the Globe and Cultural Exchange: From the World Maps of Ricci and Verbiest to Google Earth which took place at the Ricci Institute (University of San Francisco) on 22nd-24th April 2016. Prof. Demattè’s paper was […]