Current and Upcoming Events

Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 7 

The Art Department is pleased to host a free screening, open to the public, of Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 7  in Studio Angelico, Studio  11 (second floor, middle of the hall) on  November 12 & November 19, at 6:30 pm.  Studio Angelico faculty members will be present to share pop corn, awesome snacks, and discuss the artworks following each screening.

Episodes 1 and 2: Investigation and Secrets
Wednesday, November 12 at 6:30 pm

Episode 1: How do artists push beyond what they already know and readily see? Can acts of engagement and exploration be works of art in themselves? In the episode titled "Investigation," artists use their practices as tools for personal and intellectual discovery, simultaneously documenting and producing new realities in the process.

Artists featured in Episode 1:
Thomas Hirschhorn
Graciela Iturbide
Leonardo Drew

Episode 2: How do artists make the invisible visible? What hidden elements persist in their work? Is it the artist’s role to reveal them, or not? In the episode on Secrets, artists share some of the secrets that are intrinsic to their work.

Artists featured in Episode 2:
Elliott Hundley 
Arlene Shechet
Trevor Paglen

Episodes 3 and 4: Legacy and Fiction
Wednesday, November 19 at 6:30 pm

Episode 3: Why do we break with some traditions and perpetuate others? Artists in the episode on Legacy use life experiences and family heritage to explore new aesthetic terrain.

Artists featured in Episode 3:
Wolfgang Laib
Tania Bruguera
Abraham Cruzvillegas

Episode 4: What makes a compelling story? How do artists disrupt everyday reality in the service of revealing subtler truths? This episode features artists who explore the virtues of ambiguity, mix genres, and merge aesthetic disciplines to discern not simply what stories mean, but how and why they come to have meaning.

Artists featured in Episode 4:
Katharina Grosse  
Joan Jonas
Omer Fast

Klemm Gallery

Christi Birchfield, "Above the Fold, Below the Surface"

November 6- December 5, 2014

Opening Reception: November 6, 6-8pm

Artist Talk: Thursday, November 6, 1pm, Studio 11 (upstairs in Studio Angelico)