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Visual Arts 1st Year MFA Presentationsmfa presentations

October 22nd, 2018, 6:00-8:30 p.m.
The Loft, UC San Diego

New MFA and PhD students will present their work in the Pecha Kucha format. Meet the new artists and scholars!

 


 

Boyang Xu: New Workboyang xu at kamil

October 23-25, 2018, 1-4 p.m.
Adam D. Kamil Gallery, Mandeville Center, UC San Diego

Visual Arts (Media) Major, Boyang Xu presents new works of video and photography.


 

Anna Sew Hoy Guest Lectureanna sew hoy

Longenecker Artist in Residence

October 24th, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
SME 149, Structural & Materials Engineering Bldg., UC San Diego

The inaugural Martha Longenecker Roth Distinguished Artist in Residence, Anna Sew Hoy will present a public lecture discussing her work.


 

Adam Khaliladam khalil

Graduate Lecture Series

October 29th, 2018, Screening 5:30 p.m., Lecture 7:00 p.m.
SME 149, Structural & Materials Engineering Bldg., UC San Diego

Khalil’s work subverts traditional forms of ethnography through humor, transgression, and innovative documentary practice. Presented with support from the Ethnic Studies Department.


 

Carrie Mae Weems Guest Lecturecarrie mae weems

Distinguished Alumna, MFA 1984

November 7th, 2018
Reception: 6:00 p.m., Lecture: 7:00 p.m.
Price Center Theater, UC San Diego

Carrie Mae Weems is a celebrated artist known for exploring issues of race, gender, class and how the present can be understood through history and identity. Named a MacArthur Fellow in 2013, Weems continues to engage local communities through art and activism. Presented with support from University Centers.


 

Candice Hopkinscandice hopkins

Graduate Lecture Series

November 8th, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
SME 149, Structural & Materials Engineering Bldg., UC San Diego

Hopkins is co-curator of the 2018 SITE Santa Fe biennial as well as co-curator of the Canadian Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale opening May, 2019. Presented with support from the Ethnic Studies Department.


 

Zackary Druckerzackary drucker

Russell Lecture with MCASD

November 14th, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
Price Center Theater, UC San Diego

Zackary Drucker is an independent artist, cultural producer, and trans woman who breaks down the way we think about gender, sexuality, and seeing. Drucker is an Emmy-nominated Producer for the docu-series This Is Me, as well as a Producer on Golden Globe and Emmy-winning Transparent. Presented with support from MCASD and University Centers.

UC San Diego ID is required for free entry.


 

Mark Derymark dery Guest Lecture

“The Screams We Make In Other People’s Dreams”: Edward Gorey, the Gay Gothic, and the Camp Macabre.

November 28th, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
SME 149, Structural & Materials Engineering Bldg., UC San Diego

Mark Dery is a cultural critic, essayist, and book author who has taught at NYU and Yale, and published widely, in the academic as well as the popular press, on American mythologies and pathologies. Presented with support from the Literature Department, UC San Diego.


 

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