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.
This occasion is complimentary and open to the general public.