Thursday, April 6th // 6-8PM

The School of Art and Art History at the University of Florida is proud to present visiting artist Mike Calway-Fagen as part of the Spring 2017 Visiting Artists Lecture Series. The lecture series is free and open to the public. They will begin at 6 pm in Fine Arts Building B, Room 103 (FAB 103). The lectures offer the community at large an important opportunity for dialogue about contemporary art and culture in relation to national and international trends.

Mike Calway-Fagen is an artist, writer and curator based in Athens, GA. He received a BFA from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and an MFA from the University of California, San Diego. Recently he opened solo exhibitions at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas, Ditch Projects in Oregon. and the Soo Visual Arts Center in Minneapolis. Calway-Fagen has attended residencies at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, The Fine Arts Work Center and Sculpture Space in Utica, NY. Calway-Fagen has lectured at a number of institutions including the Universities of California, Tennessee, Oregon, Nevada, SAIC, Bowdoin College, MCAD, Auburn and others. Calway-Fagen's work has been reviewed in Art Papers, World Sculpture Magazine, Art F City and is the focus of a chapter in a soon-to-be-published book, The Phenomenology of Art and Animals (Routledge Press). Calway-Fagen is Head of the Sculpture Department at the University of Georgia, Athens.

https://en.eventhint.com/events/16659216/visiting-artist-lecture-with-mi...

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Mike Calway-Fagen is an UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts MFA Alum. For more about his work, please visit:
http://mikecalway-fagen.com/

Image is courtesy of Artist Mike Calway-Fagen and the University of Florida in Gainesville.