Posts Tagged ‘talk’

‘Jesse Burke: Wild & Precious’ opens at RISD Museum

“Jesse Burke: Wild & Precious” opens at the RISD Museum on Thursday evening, January 21, 2016. The exhibition is on view through September 25. Encompassing landscape, portraiture and still-life photography, “Wild & Precious” presents photographs Jesse Burke (RISD MFA 2005, Photography; Critic, Photography) made over the past five years while traveling across the United States and […]

In Conversation: Martin Boyce and Russell Ferguson

The RISD Museum presents artist Martin Boyce in conversation with curator and art historian Russell Ferguson, on the occasion of Boyce’s first solo exhibition at an American museum, “Martin Boyce: When Now is Night.” Thursday, October 1, 5:30-6:15 pm Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center, RISD Museum. Free. Space limited, registration required at risdmuseum.org/calendar Ferguson is a […]

The Gail Silver Memorial Lecture: Theaster Gates

October 14, 2015, 6:15–8 pm RISD Auditorium, 17 Canal Street The RISD Museum is pleased to present artist and innovator Theaster Gates, speaker for the 2015 Gail Silver Memorial Lecture. Gates combines strategies of urban planning, object making, and performance. He is internationally recognized for his work on the South Side of Chicago, and is […]

Artist’s Talk: RISD Alumna Arlene Shechet Breaks the Mold: Meissen Overtime

In conjunction with her exhibition at the RISD Museum, Meissen Recast, artist Arlene Shechet (RISD MFA, Ceramics) speaks about her residency at the world-renowned Meissen Manufactory. Arlene Shechet Breaks the Mold: Meissen Overtime begins at 2 pm on Thursday, March 20, in RISD’s Metcalf Auditorium. Shechet was invited to the German porcelain factory and gained […]