Artist Talks

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Voices: Natalie Bookchin

Artist Talk and Lecture

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 – 6:00PM to 7:30PM

In this Voices lecture, artist Natalie Bookchin discusses her body of work: multi-channel video installations and single-channel videos made up of numerous fragments of first-person vernacular vide...

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Voices: Simon Leung

Observations on Yvonne Rainer as Artist and Performer

Artist Talk and Lecture

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 – 6:00PM to 7:30PM

Simon Leung met Yvonne Rainer when he was a participant in the Whitney Program in the 1980s. In this lecture, he speaks on selected aspects of Rainer’s work in film and dance, and about some of his...

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A Conversation with David Leggett and Lauren Berlant

Artist Talk and Discussion

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 – 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Join artist David Leggett and University of Chicago Professor Lauren Berlant for a conversation coinciding with Gallery 400’s current exhibition, David Leggett: Black Drawls. Starting from Leggett...

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Alejandro Meitin: Art in a Bioregional Scale

This Land/That Land: Discussions About Political Ecology and Place

Artist Talk, Discussion, and Lecture

Monday, October 3, 2016 – 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Artist Alejandro Meitin presents Art in a Bioregional Scale, a lecture that shares the artistic practice of Ala Plástica in Argentina's Río de la Plata Basin and develops a discussion about th...

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Reception and Artist Talks: A cavern. In the middle, a boiling cauldron

Artist Talk and Opening Reception

Friday, April 15, 2016 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of A cavern. In the middle, a boiling cauldron, the last in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts...

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Reception and Artist Talks: The Crystalline Regime

Artist Talk and Opening Reception

Friday, April 8, 2016 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of The Crystalline Regime, the second in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts, Photography, Movi...

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Reception and Artist Talks: Hyphen Makings

Artist Talk and Opening Reception

Friday, April 1, 2016 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of Hyphen Makings, the first in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts, Photography, Moving Image,...

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Bonnie Fortune: An Edge Effect

Artist Talk

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 – 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Join us for a special lecture by artist and writer
Bonnie Fortune. Bonnie's talk will be themed around her recently published book, An Edge Effect: Art and Ecology In The Nordic Landscape. The bo...

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Reception and Artist Talks: Shadowboxing the Axis

2015 MFA THESIS EXHIBITION 3

Artist Talk and Opening Reception

Friday, April 17, 2015 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of Shadowboxing the Axis, the last in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts, Photography, Moving ...

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Reception and Artist Talks: The Uncanny Valley

2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition 2

Artist Talk and Opening Reception

Friday, April 10, 2015 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of The Uncanny Valley, the second in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts, Photography, Moving I...

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Reception and Artist Talks: Gush

2015 MFA THESIS EXHIBITION 1

Artist Talk and Opening Reception

Friday, April 3, 2015 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of Gush, the first in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts, Photography, Moving Image, and New M...

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Voices: Peter Hutton

Artist Talk

Monday, November 3, 2014 – 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Gallery 400 is pleased to host Peter Hutton for an artist talk and screening of his films Lodz Symphony, Study of a River, and Skagafjordur. Hutton (b. 1944, Detroit) is an experimental filmmaker k...

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Screenings: Art 21

Art 21 Access '14 Film Series

Artist Talk, Discussion, and Screening

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 6:00PM until Wednesday November 5, 2014 8:00PM

Gallery 400 is proud to be a program partner for ART21's Access '14, a global initiative bringing unprecedented public access to the work and words of contemporary artists through free film screeni...

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Tim Knowles

Artist Talk

Friday, May 2, 2014 – 4:45PM to 5:30PM

London-based artist Tim Knowles is currently an artist in residence at the Institute of Biological, Environment, and Rural Studies in Wales. His work has been featured in solo and group exhibitions...

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Paratextual Tours and Performance: This is Where it Felt Like

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Artist Talk

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Somewhere between tall tale-telling, liminal ghost-busting, and speculative self-mythologizing, the exhibiting artists give a talk of what isn’t in the space and what isn’t visible -- or perform th...

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Artist Talks: That’s the First Place They’ll Look

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Artist Talk

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

This is the fourth in a series of five 2014 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The artists will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition,That's the First Place They'll Look....

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Artist Talks: Midway

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Artist Talk

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

This is the third in a series of five 2014 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The artists will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, Midway
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Alejandro T. Acierto is a...

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Artist Talks: Yell Me About Myself

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Artist Talk

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

This is the second in a series of five 2014 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The artists will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, Yell Me About Myself
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Chris Li...

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Artist Talks: Beneath the Paving Stones, the Beach

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Artist Talk

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

This is the first in a series of five 2014 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The artists will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, Beneath the Paving Stones, the Beach...

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Form Fit: Conrad Bakker

Artist Talk

Friday, November 22, 2013 – 12:00PM to 2:00PM

Conrad Bakker is an Associate Professor of Art and MFA Studio Chair for the School of Art and Design at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. Bakker’s ongoing series of Untitled Projects ...

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Form Fit: Karthik Pandian

Artist Talk

Monday, November 18, 2013 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

According to the artist's statement, "Concerned in particular with the way in which history lurks in matter, Karthik Pandian often uses 16mm film to excavate sites for fragments of political intens...

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Form Fit: Bryan Schutmaat

Grays The Mountain Sends

Artist Talk

Thursday, November 7, 2013 – 4:00PM to 5:15PM

Bryan Schutmaat (Born 1983) is from Houston and is now based out of Brooklyn, NY. Schutmaat’s project, Grays The Mountain Sends, combines portraits, landscapes, and still lifes in a series of photo...

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Benjamin Keddy, Alex Rauch, Macon Reed, and Andrew Reinke

2013 UIC MFA Artist Talks

Artist Talk

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

This is the last in a series of four 2013 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The four students will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, Departure.
Benjamin Keddy is a...

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Liliana Angulo Cortés, Ian Curry, Daniel Shea, and Daniel Tucker

2013 UIC MFA Artist Talks

Artist Talk

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

This is the third in a series of four 2013 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The four students will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, A Spectre is Haunting.
Lilian...

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Cameron Gibson, Ben Murray, and Tina Tahir

2013 UIC MFA Artist Talks

Artist Talk

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

This is the second in a series of four 2013 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The three students will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, A strange house in my voice....

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Joshua Albers, Daniel Bennett, Lauren Edwards, and Kera MacKenzie

2013 UIC MFA Artist Talks

Artist Talk

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

This is the first in a series of four 2013 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The four students will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, Body Doubles.
Body Double: an...

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Nina Barnett, Chaz Evans, Kasia Houlihan, Mark Kent, and Brendan Meara

2012 UIC Art MFA Artist Talks

Artist Talk

Saturday, April 14, 2012 – 2:00PM to 4:00PM

This is the fourth in a series of four 2012 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The five students will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, I Accidentally Turned Off the...

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Jeremy Bolen, Paul Cowan, Marianna Milhorat, and Neal Vandenbergh

2012 UIC Art MFA Artist Talks

Artist Talk

Saturday, April 7, 2012 – 2:00PM to 4:00PM

The third in a series of four 2012 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The four students will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, On Beyond Zebra.
Jeremy Bolen gr...

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Mark Aguhar, Sebastian Aguirre, Claire Arctander, Jon Chambers, and Andrew Mausert-Mooney

2012 UIC Art MFA Artist Talks

Artist Talk

Saturday, March 31, 2012 – 2:00PM to 4:00PM

This is the second in a series of four 2012 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The group of artists will discuss work in the concurrently running thesis exhibition, Torch Song.
The work of Mark Aguha...

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Mary Helena Clark, Tiffany Funk, Anthony Koerner, Nicholas Rummler, and Gwendolyn Zabicki

2012 UIC Art MFA Artist Talks

Artist Talk

Saturday, March 17, 2012 – 2:00PM to 4:00PM

This is the first in a series of four 2012 UIC MFA candidate artist talks. The five students will discuss their work and their concurrently running thesis exhibition, Look At Me.
Mary Helena ...

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Stephanie Syjuco

Artist Talk

Saturday, September 25, 2010 – 9:00AM to 10:30AM

Stephanie Syjuco’s (born 1974) recent work uses the tactics of bootlegging, reappropriation, and fictional fabrications to address issues of cultural biography, labor, and economic globalization. ...

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Andy Moore

Artist Talk

Saturday, May 15, 2010 – 9:00AM to 10:30AM

John’s Luv is a nearly 1,000 page handwritten and painted book, complete with a 4 x 11 foot foldout painting. Alternately fiction, diary, mise-en-scène, and meta-narrative, this illustrated tale fo...

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Eun Hyung Kim

Artist Talk

Thursday, April 29, 2010 – 7:00AM to 9:30AM

In Eun Hyung Kim’s (born 1977) dense floor-to-ceiling wall drawings, drawing-covered paper objects, and animated video, myriad black and white cartoon scenes collide. Simplified figures, often...

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Michael Ruglio-Misurell

Artist Talk

Saturday, August 29, 2009 – 9:00AM to 10:30AM

In Project #12, Michael Ruglio-Misurell (born 1982) transforms Gallery 400 into a total environment evocative of a shopping mall food court that has endured an undetermined event, possibly a disast...

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Carter: Drawings and Polaroids

Artist Talk

Saturday, November 4, 2006 – 8:30AM to 10:00AM

Isolated, fragmented, drawn, and photographed body parts are the basic components in Carter’s (born 1970) images, existing alongside hints of landscape. Swirling notions of identity, sexuality, por...

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