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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.

Admission Information

This occasion is complimentary and open to the general public.

Going To Artist Lecture Series Welcomes Whitney Bedford Oct. 11

The UNLV department of art welcomes Whitney Bedford to the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, for the fall Visiting Artist Lecture Series.

Bedford, who lives and works in Los Angeles, got her MFA from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2003. She was awarded a Krasner Pollock Grant in 2015 and was the winner of the 2001 UCLA Hammer Museum Illustration Biennale. She also got a Fulbright Graduate Fellowship from Hochschule der Kuenste, Berlin in 1999. She has been included in group exhibits at the Jewish Museum, New York; Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams; and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver. Bedford’s work is included in the Jumex Collection, Mexico City; the De La Cruz Collection, Miami; the Saatchi Collection, London; the Francois Pinault Collection, Paris; the Eric Decelle Collection, Brussels; the Collection Ginette Moulin/Guillaume Houze, Paris; the Art in Embassies Program (Saudi Arabia and Brussels/NATO headquarters); and the Marciano Foundation Art Collection, Los Angeles.

The UNLV Checking Out 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 developed and emerging artists to go to the campus and discuss their work in public lectures and to offer individual critiques to our BFA and MFA students. This program has established itself as an indispensable resource for UNLV trainees and the public alike. The primary mission of the UNLV Artist Lecture Series is to educate, inspire, and promote a greater understanding and appreciation of modern art through visual presentations and discourse.

Going To Artist Lecture Series Invites Christian Patterson Oct. 4

The UNLV department of art welcomes Christian Patterson to the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, for the Fall Going To Artist Lecture Series.

Christian Patterson was born in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and lives in New york city, New York. Pictures are the heart of his work however they are typically accompanied by illustrations, paintings, objects, video or sound in both book and exhibition form. His books consist of Redheaded Peckerwood and Bottom of the Lake. Patterson is a 2013 Guggenheim Fellow and winner of the 2015 Vevey International Photography Award. He is represented by Rose Gallery in Santa Monica and Robert Morat in Berlin.

The UNLV Checking Out Artist Lecture Series functions a diverse array of some 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 campus and discuss their operate in public lectures and to use specific critiques to our BFA and MFA trainees. This program has developed itself as a vital resource for UNLV students and the public alike. The primary mission of the UNLV Artist Lecture Series is to educate, inspire and cultivate a greater understanding and appreciation of modern art through visual discussions and discourse.

The event is complimentary and open to the general public. Parking is free.

Barrick Lecture Series Presents “An Evening with Guillermo del Toro” Oct. 17

What

UNLV invites acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro for the most recent installment of the Barrick Lecture Series

When

Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Where

Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall at UNLV primary school
Near Maryland Parkway and Home Grove Avenue

Details

The Barrick Lecture Series presents nationally and worldwide renowned speakers through a generous grant from benefactor Marjorie Barrick.

Guillermo del Toro was able to parlay his youth love of the macabre into an extremely successful career as a filmmaker, making his feature launching in 1993 with Cronos. He helmed the comic-book adaptations Blade II and Hellboy before directing Pan’s Maze, a well-known, artfully identified movie that was chosen for a Foreign Language Movie Academy Award.

Del Toro also directed the action blockbuster Pacific Rim and the haunted house/period piece Crimson Peak, before receiving his very first Oscar win for Finest Director in 2018 for the sci-fi love The Shape of Water.

Tickets

The lecture is totally free and available to the general public however tickets are required. Tickets are restricted to 2 per individual and can be acquired from the Carrying out Arts Center ticket office. Due to high need, pre-release tickets for UNLV professors, personnel, and trainees are not available. Tickets for the public, consisting of members of the UNLV community, will be offered beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29.

The Carrying Out Arts Center (PAC) ticket office is located off of Cottage Grove Opportunity at S. Maryland Parkway, on the campus of UNLV. Contact the PAC ticket office at (702) 895-2787 or check out the PAC website.

Visiting Artist Lecture Series Welcomes Ala Mohseni Sept. 27

The UNLV department of art welcomes Ala Mohseni to the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art at 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 27, for the Fall Checking Out Artist Lecture Series.

Mohseni was born in Tehran, Iran. His profession began in the theater and after that advertising, in the early 1990s, before proceeding to filmmaking in 2004 with his very first film “The Life” about a leader of Iranian movie theater. He later participated in a masterclass workshop by the famous Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami, then a BBC documentary workshop. Mohseni’s 2008 documentary “My City Pizza”, about the big popularity of pizza in the Iranian capital Tehran, was praised for its comedy and granted in celebrations all over the world. The IDFA awarded Mohseni the Jan Vrijman Fund in 2009 for his project “Hidden Kisses”– a movie he was not able to complete since of civil strife in Iran after the 2009 governmental election. He relocated to California a year later and earned an MFA in Movie at the California College of the Arts. His most current movies are “Kiosk, A Generation Destroyed By Madness”, “My Sneaky Liberty”, “Transformation, Iranian Style.”

The UNLV Visiting Artist Lecture Series functions a varied array of some of the most compelling artists and thinkers operating in the art world today. This essential program brings both established and emerging artists to go to the school and discuss their work in public lectures and to provide private reviews to our BFA and MFA students. This program has actually established itself as an invaluable resource for UNLV trainees and the public alike. The main mission of the UNLV Artist Lecture Series is to educate, influence and promote a greater understanding and appreciation of contemporary art through visual presentations and discourse.

Admission Information

The occasions are complimentary and open up to the general public.

Suggested voluntary contribution:

$ 5 grownups;
$ 2 child and senior

Going To Artist Lecture Series Welcomes Anna Wittenberg Sept. 20

The UNLV department of art welcomes Anna Wittenberg to the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, for the Fall Going To Artist Lecture Series.

Wittenberg is an interdisciplinary artist based in Los Angeles working mostly in video, sculpture, and setup. She received her BA in media studies at Pitzer College in 2008 and an MFA in visual art at the University of California, Riverside in 2017. She utilizes setup and efficiency in association with video to explore the corporeal dimension of experience. Her work has significantly concentrated on questions around performativity and interactivity and their cultural and biological significance in today’s extremely moderated landscape. A lot of her tasks utilize video and sound to press, push away, or distance, and pull, draw-in, or coax, in an effort to question modern and historic cultural mores. She has actually held solo exhibitions at BozoMag, Los Angeles and took part in group shows at NOS France, the Contemporary Museum of Modern Art in Austin, Texas, Roger’s Workplace, Human being Resources, Figures on a Landscape, and SOSM in Los Angeles.

The UNLV Visiting Artist Lecture Series includes a diverse variety of some of the most compelling artists and thinkers working in the art world today. This essential program brings both established and emerging artists to go to the campus and discuss their work in public lectures and to provide individual 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 main objective of the UNLV Artist Lecture Series is to educate, influence, and promote a greater understanding and appreciation of modern art through visual discussions and discourse.

Admission Information

This occasion is totally free and open to the public.

Recommended voluntary contribution:

$ 5 adults;
$2 kid and senior.

More info about the UNLV Checking Out Artist Series.

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.

This event is free and open to the general public. The suggested voluntary contribution is $5 for grownups and $2 for kids and senior citizens. For more details e-mail the Barrick at [email protected]!.?.! or visit the website.

UNLV Barrick Lecture Series Welcomes Adventurer Erik Weihenmayer for “No Barriers” April 9

What

UNLV invites acclaimed traveler and author Erik Weihenmayer for “No Barriers,” the latest installation of the Barrick Lecture Series

When

Monday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m.

Where

Artemus W. Ham Auditorium at UNLV primary campus
Near Maryland Parkway and Home Grove Opportunity

Details

The Barrick Lecture Series presents nationally and internationally popular speakers through a generous grant from philanthropist Marjorie Barrick.

Erik Weihenmayer is among the most renowned and accomplished athletes on the planet. In 2001, he ended up being the very first blind individual in history to climb up Mount Everest and all of the 7 Tops – the tallest peak on each of the seven continents.

In 2014, Erik and Lonnie Bedwell, a blind Navy veteran, kayaked the entire 277-miles of the Grand Canyon – one of the most powerful whitewater locations worldwide. Erik constantly looks for brand-new experiences, founding No Barriers to empower people with difficulties to take advantage of the human spirit and break through barriers.

Erik is the author of the best-selling narrative, Touch the Cloud Nine, which was made into a feature film. His newest book, No Barriers, is a dive into the heart and mind at the core of the turbulent human experience. It is an expedition of the light that burns in all of us, the barriers that threaten to snuff out that light, and the treacherous ascent towards growth and renewal.

Erik, his wife and 2 kids live in Golden, Colorado.

Tickets

The lecture is totally free and available to the general public however tickets are needed. Tickets are limited to two per individual and can be gotten from the Performing Arts Center box office.

The Performing Arts Center (PAC) ticket office is located off of Cottage Grove Opportunity at S. Maryland Parkway. Contact the PAC box office at (702) 895-2787 or visit unlv.edu/pac/tickets.

Subversive Saturday: Feminist Zine Workshop and a Performance Power Lecture March 31

Subversive Saturday, March 31 from 1 to 5:30 p.m. at the UNLV Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art

Zines & & Feminism Workshop ( 1 – 5 p.m.), Lobby.

Zines contributed in the evolution of third-wave feminism throughout the 1990s. Subversive and political, they provided women a voice far from the mainstream press, supporting an alternative culture of radical development and dignity. Radical zines such as the collaborative punk-rock Riot Grrrl spread out manifestos and messages of uniformity that became war weeps, not just for women however likewise to the disenfranchised. Through this workshop, we will go over the impact of self-publishing as a tool for empowerment. Learn exactly what it takes to create a zine, including tools, design, material, printing/binding, circulation, and more. Teaming up with a group, participants leave not only with a new understanding of DIY culture but likewise with a zine they helped make! This Zines & & Feminism Workshop is suitable for all ages and genders. Involvement is totally free and products will be offered.

‘ Raisin’ Brazen Banzai’ by Gemma Marmalade ( 5 – 5:30 p.m.), Auditorium.

Gemma Marmalade harnesses the study and means of orality to deliver an efficiency power lecture, contacting us to the reduced voices of history to form a din of intriguing feminist prose.

About Gemma Marmalade:.

Gemma Marmalade is a British artist and professor in photographic art practice at the University of Derby, concentrating on speculative methods to the radical crossways of photography, video, and performance. Her broad practice playfully works out the authenticity of the artist’s voice in history, science, and sexual politics. She has actually exhibited commonly, consisting of Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen; The Photographers’ Gallery, London; The Apulia Film Commission, Bari, Italy; the State Museum of Gulag, Moscow; and the Arquipélago Centre of Contemporary Art, Azores, Portugal. She is presently carrying out doctoral research study entitled: In a Way of Speaking: The Subversive Voice in Art at the Cambridge School of Art.

About the Las Vegas Zine Library.

The Las Vegas Zine Library has found a new house at the Barrick Museum. Put together by local zine custodians Jeff Grindley and Stephanie Seiler, the library encompasses eccentric and intimate home-made publications from all around the world. Formerly housed within the walls of downtown’s Emergency situation Arts behind the left Beat Coffeehouse, the zines are readily available for browsing at their new area throughout normal museum hours with frequent zine-making workshops and programs to come. Entry to the Barrick is always complimentary.

Parking on Saturday is constantly totally free in all metered, personnel, and student spots.