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Visiting Artists and Speakers

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2017

Lectures/Panels

Visiting Speakers:

Drew Matott,
Peace Paper Project
Cara Levine,
Visiting Assistant Professor of sculpture at Lewis and Clark College
Cristina Molina,
Artist
Laurencia Strauss,
Artist
Mel Day,
Interdisciplinary artist
Gonzalo Nuñez and Carlos Spartacus,
Artists and FIU BFA graduates
Melissa Wyman,
Interdisciplinary artist
Michael Strand,
Associate Professor and Head of Visual Arts at North Dakota State University
Marisa Jahn,
Artist, multimedia designer, educator, and the founder of Studio REV-, a nonprofit organization whose public art projects and tools impact the lives of low-wage workers, immigrants, women, and youth.


2016

Lectures/Panels

 

Visiting Speakers:

Xandra Ibarra,
Performance artist known as La Chica Boom
Ruslán Torres Leyva,
Artist, ISA director & professor of painting. Lives and works in Havana
Abel Barreto Olivera,
Artist, ISA professor of sculpture. Lives and works in Havana
Jorge Wellesley,
Artist and former ISA professor of painting. Lives and works in Miami
Douglas Argüelles Cruz,
Artist and former ISA professor of painting. Lives and works in Miami
Leo Castaneda,
Artist and adjunct faculty of FIU


2015

Lectures/Panels

 

Visiting Speakers:

Bonnie Clearwater,
Chief Curator and Director of Nova Southeastern University Art Museum, Fort Lauderdale
Carlos Basualdo,
Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Senior Curator of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Mikhaile Solomon,
Director of Public Art at Opa-Locka Development Corporation
Hrag Vartanian,
Co-founder and editor of hyperallergic.com
Tami Katz-Freiman,
independent curator, critic, and consultant/former chief Curator of Haifa Museum of Art, Israel
Chris Verene,
Assistant Professor of Photography, The City University of New York, College of Staten Island
Amy Broderick,
Associate Professor of  Foundations, Drawing, & Painting , Florida Atlantic University
Tom Scicluna,
Artist
Diana Nawi,
Associate Curator, Pérez Art Museum Miami
Dawn Chan,
Associate Editor, Artforum.com
Donald Preziosi,
Emeritus Professor of Art History, University of California, Los Angeles


2014

Lectures/Panels

 

Visiting Speakers:

Jenny Brillhart, artist
Elisabeth Condon, artist
Domingo Castillo, artist
Siebren Versteeg, artist/writer
Erica James, art historian
Jim Drain, artist
Amy Cancelmo, curator
Sean Fadar, artist
Saul Ostrow, artist/curator
Florian Baudrexel, artist


2013

Lectures/Panels

August
Panel exploring exhibition “<body> matter: the body queered, queerness embodied.” Moderated by Ian Roland. Panelists included FIU Professors Steve Blevins,Alpesh Kantilal Patel, and  Ferial Maya Boutaghou

February
Lecture by Pzemyslaw Strozek, art historian

Visiting Speakers:

Xu Bing (Distinguished Visiting Master Artist)
Paul Donald, artist (Canada)
Coco Fusco (Distinguished Visiting Master Artist)
Amelia Jones, Art Historian, Professor/Grierson Chair in Visual Culture, McGill University, Canada (Distinguished Visiting Master Artist)
Russell Maltz, artist (New York)


2012

Lectures/Panels

November
Panel exploring exhibition “Inner Space, Global Matter.” Panelists included FIU Professors Fiorella Terenzi and Monika Piotrowska, and University of Miami School of Medicine Professor Alejandro Caicedo

October
“Renegade Crafts.” Panel moderated by FIU ProfessorsPip Brant & Kathy Dambach. Panelists: Sharon Lombard, artist; Adrienne Von Lates, Bass Museum Director of Education; Larry Litt, performance artist

May
“Beach Talks: What Will Miami’s Contemporary Art Scene Look Like in 10 years?,” Moderated by FIU ProfesorAlpesh Kantilal Patel.

  • Panel #1: Rene Morales, Associate Curator, Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM);Hunter Braithwaite, Editor, Miami Rail; Gary Farmer, Cultural Affairs Program Manager, City of Miami Beach.
  • Panel #2: David Castillo, Owner/Director, David Castillo Gallery; Brandi Reddick, Community Outreach Coordinator, Miami-Dade Department of Cultural Affairs;Tom Scicluna, Professor of Art, Florida Atlantic University.
  • Panel #3: Manuel Gonzalez, Independent Curator; Nina Johnson, Owner/Director, Gallery Diet; and Maggie Cuesta, Dean of Visual Arts, New World School of the Arts

Visiting Speakers:

Marie Garlock, dancer (North Carolina)
Anne Wilson (Distinguished Visiting Master Artist)
Lia Gangitano, non-profit director (NYC)