Fall 1999 Events

Robert Bordo

Voices: Robert Bordo

Lecture

Thursday, November 18, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Robert Bordo (born 1949) begins his nearly abstract paintings with imagery derived from pre-existing two-dimensional forms. Maps, charts, and envelopes have been the inspiration for his paintings. ...

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Siemon Allen Head Shot

Voices: Siemon Allen

Lecture

Wednesday, November 10, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

South African artist Siemon Allen (born 1970) founded The FLAT Gallery in 1993 with his roommates Ledelle Moe, Niel Jonker, and Thomas Barry. Born out of a growing dissatisfaction with the limitati...

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Candida Alvarez Head Shot

Voices: Candida Alvarez

Lecture

Monday, October 25, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Candida Alvarez (born 1955) draws on her cultural experience as a second generation Puerto Rican woman growing up in the United States. Her simple and direct way of working the color and imagery-la...

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Anne Chu

Voices: Anne Chu

Lecture

Wednesday, October 20, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Anne Chu (born 1959) is primarily a sculptor, creating monumental works from wood, ceramic, and papier mâché. Always driven by an intuitive sense of the relationship of materials to form, of tactil...

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Laylah Ali

Voices: Laylah Ali

Lecture

Wednesday, October 13, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Laylah Ali's paintings resemble comic-book serials, but they also contain stylistic references to hieroglyphics and American folk-art traditions. Although her interest in representations of sociopo...

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Elizabeth Smith Head Shot

Voices: Elizabeth Smith

Lecture

Tuesday, September 21, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Elizabeth Smith, recently named chief curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, was a curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, from 1983–99. The exhibitions she has curated...

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Theresa Duncan Head Shot

Voices: Theresa Duncan

Lecture

Thursday, September 16, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Theresa Duncan (born 1966) debuts her smart, hilarious, and luminously illustrated animated film The History of Glamour. Digitally animated and designed by contemporary artist Jeremy Blake and feat...

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Twin Gabriel

Voices: (e.) Twin Gabriel

Lecture

Wednesday, September 8, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Else Gabriel (born 1962) and Ullf Wrede (born 1968) known collectively as (e.) Twin Gabriel, have worked together for the past eleven years. The artists use their shared past in the German Democrat...

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