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Checking Out Artist Lecture Series Welcomes Beverly Fishman Nov. 1

The UNLV department of art invites Beverly Fishman to the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, for the fall Checking out Artist Lecture Series.

Fishman embraces the language of abstraction to explore the body, concerns of identity, and contemporary culture. Her career-long examination brings into play medical imaging, pharmaceutical style, and the history of modernist painting. Fishman’s work has actually been the topic of solo exhibits at galleries in New york city, London, Paris, Berlin, Thessaloniki, Chicago, St. Louis, Los Angeles, and Detroit, and also has actually been shown at the Chrysler Museum, the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Toledo Museum of Art, and the Columbus Museum of Art, to name a few. Her work is represented in many collections including the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University, the Cranbrook Art Museum, the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, the Maxine and Stuart Frankel Foundation for Art, the Pizzuti Collection, and numerous corporate collections. Her work has been examined in many art publications, papers, and scholarly publications, including The New York Times, The Brooklyn Rail, Artforum, Huffington Post, Modern Painters, Artnet Magazine, Wallpaper, NY Arts Publication, The Wall Street Journal, and Art in America. She is artist-in-residence and head of painting at Cranbrook Academy of Art in Michigan. She is represented by Miles McEnery Gallery, New York City; Kavi Gupta Gallery, Chicago; and Library Street Collective, Detroit.

The UNLV Visiting Artist Lecture Series includes a varied array of some of the most compelling artists and thinkers operating in the art world today. This important program brings both established and emerging artists to go to the school and discuss their work in public lectures and to provide private critiques to our BFA and MFA trainees. This program has established itself as an important resource for UNLV students and the general public alike. The primary mission of the UNLV Artist Lecture Series is to educate, motivate, and cultivate a greater understanding and gratitude of modern art through visual presentations and discourse.

Checking Out Artist Lecture Series Invites Collective Magpie Oct. 18

The UNLV department of art invites Collective Magpie to the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, for the Fall Going To Artist Lecture Series.

Tae Hwang and MR Barnadas are a multinational duo and co-founders of Collective Magpie presently based out of the borderlands of San Diego – Tijuana. Their collective action extends the art studio into public space by working directly with and along with regional individuals to develop art. Through taking public space into the studio and working between different global sites and citizens, the art produced yields hybrid things and brand-new cultural kinds indicating disputes of today day.

The UNLV Visiting Artist Lecture Series includes a varied selection of a few of the most compelling artists and thinkers working in the art world today. This important program brings both established and emerging artists to go to the school and discuss their operate in public lectures and to provide individual critiques to our BFA and MFA students. This program has actually established itself as an important resource for UNLV trainees and the public alike. The primary objective of the UNLV Artist Lecture Series is to educate, influence, and cultivate a greater understanding and appreciation of contemporary art through visual discussions and discourse.

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This occasion is complimentary and open to the general public.

Checking Out Artist Lecture Series Opens with Aram Moshayedi Sept. 6

The UNLV Department of Art welcomes Aram Moshayedi to the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art at 7 p.m. Sept. 6 for the Fall Going To Artist Lecture Series.

Aram Moshayedi is a manager at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, where he most recently arranged the exhibition and publication Stories of Practically Everyone. In 2016, he co-curated (with Hamza Walker) Made in L.A. 2016: a, the, though, only. Since joining the Hammer in 2013, he has actually organized projects by artists Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Andrea Büttner, Oliver Payne and Keiichi Tanaami, Andrea Bowers, Simon Denny, Avery Vocalist, Maria Hassabi, and Mario Garcia Torres, in addition to All the Instruments Agree: An Exhibit or a Concert, a two-day program of live music and sound performed by visual artists. He was previously associate manager at the Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater, where he arranged exhibitions and oversaw the production of brand-new works by The Otolith Group, Slavs and Tatars, Jordan Wolfson, Tony Cokes, Ming Wong, Erlea Maneros Zabala, and Geoffrey Farmer. He has contributed to many exhibition catalogues in addition to such publications as Artforum, Art in America, Frieze, Metropolitan Area M, Parkett, X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly, and Bidoun, for which he is a contributing editor.

The UNLV Checking Out Artist Lecture Series features a varied selection of a few of the most engaging artists and thinkers working in the art world today. This crucial program brings both established and emerging artists to go to the school and discuss their work in public lectures and to use specific reviews to our BFA and MFA trainees. This program has actually developed itself as an important resource for UNLV trainees and the general public alike. The main objective of the UNLV Artist Lecture Series is to educate, motivate and foster a greater understanding and appreciation of contemporary art through visual discussions and discourse.

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'' Checking Out ' Burial Websites for Insights Into Health and Migration

Cristina Tica, a UNLV doctoral trainee in anthropology, was granted a prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to research study abroad, gathering insights on health, illness, trauma, and migration pattterns. Tica will spend the upcoming scholastic year studying skeletal remains in Hungary with coworkers at Eötvös Loránd University and at the Hungarian National Museum. She established an interest in the region while dealing with her master’s degree, which involved studying historical skeletal collections from Romania.

UNLV Distinguished Professor of Anthropology Debra L. Martin said Tica’s work will provide essential insights into the ways that migration affects health through a close assessment of historic populations in Eastern Europe.”Cristina is a specialist at ‘reading’ the burials of long ago individuals for details on identity, health and trauma. This job unites a variety of subjects of value today– specifically comprehending the brief and long term impacts of migration on people and communities,” Martin said.

Tica will concentrate on the Sarmatians, who occupied the Great Hungarian Plain during the first four centuries of the common age. Tica’s work will contribute to bioarchaeological data to examine health, injury and mobility patterns of Sarmatian groups.

“The chances provided through the Fulbright program will not only permit me to perform my research, however also to check out the country more and immerse myself in the culture,” stated Tica.

Previously this year, UNLV School of Medication teacher Katherine Hertlein, whose ongoing research takes a look at the result of technology on human relationships, was called a Fulbright Scholar.

Hertlein, the program director for the UNLV School of Medicine’s Couple and Family Therapy Program, will expand her research on innovation and relationships in Austria.

Tica and Hertlein are amongst the more than 1,900 U.S. residents who will perform research, teach English, and supply knowledge abroad for the 2018-19 academic year through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.

The Fulbright Program, which operates in over 160 nations around the world, offers competitive, merit-based grants for international educational exchange for trainees, scholars, teachers, specialists, scientists and artists. Fulbright alumni include 59 Nobel Laureates and 82 Pulitzer Prize winners.