Spring 1999 Events

Jenny Holzer Head Shot

Voices: Jenny Holzer

Lecture

Thursday, April 15, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Jenny Holzer's early public art works, Truisms, were posters with succinct and anonymous messages about sex, death, money, and war, such as "Abuse of Power Comes as No Surprise," "Any Surplus Is Im...

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Mindy Faber

Voices: Mindy Faber

Lecture

Thursday, April 8, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Mindy Faber is an independent video producer. As the expansiveness of video and its accompanying new technologies continues to transform our culture and our world, another historical tension is dev...

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Pedro Alonzo Head Shot

Voices: Pedro Alonzo

Lecture

Tuesday, March 23, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Pedro Alonzo is currently an adjunct curator at the Institute of Visual Arts, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. He is working on a series of exhibitions of emerging artists from Mexico and Venezu...

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William Doherty

Voices: Willie Doherty

Lecture

Monday, March 8, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Willie Doherty (born 1959) works with photography and video, often creating darkly ethereal environments by projecting within a confined space, giving a sense of claustrophobia. His work quiet...

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Susan Snodgrass Head Shot

Voices: Susan Snodgrass

Lecture

Wednesday, February 24, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Chicago-based critic Susan Snodgrass lectures on contemporary art in Eastern Europe. Her recent publications include "The Dynamics of Re-envisioning the Contemporary Visual Arts in Hungary"in Hunga...

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Robert Pfaller Head Shot

Voices: Robert Pfaller

Lecture

Tuesday, February 9, 1999 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Dr. Robert Pfaller proposes a new term: interpassivity. The concept deals with not only installations that transfer parts of the artistic activity to the side of the spectators but also works ...

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Tim Rollins

Voices: Tim Rollins

Lecture

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

Tim Rollins (born 1955) launched the "Art and Knowledge Workshop" in the Bronx in the early 1980s with a group of at-risk students who called themselves K.O.S. (Kids of Survival). Out of this grew ...

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