Wednesday, 3.9.16, 2:30 - 4:00 PM
Lazarus Auditorium, Lazarus Center
The agenda for the meeting will cover the following topics:
- Feedback of Student Affairs vision (on behalf of students)
- SVA Budget Priorities & Budget Meeting
- Town Hall Check-in
Saturday, 3.5.16, 2:30 - 6:00 PM, MICA Place, 814 N Collington Ave.
Monday, 3.7.16, 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Falvey Hall, Brown Center
See the Facbook Event
Confirmed Attendees Include: Catherine Pugh, Elizabeth Embry, DeRay McKesson, Joshua Harris, David Warnock
All candidates have been invited including: Sheila Dixon, Nick Mosby, Carl Stokes
Curated by Jen Melvin, Curatorial Practice MFA '16
The Maryland Hall for Creative Arts, 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD
Opening Reception: Thursday, 3.10.16, 5:30 - 7:30 PM
Wednesday, 3.16.16 - Friday, 3.18.16
Opening Reception: Friday, 2.26.16, 7:00 - 9:00 PM
On View: Wednesday, 2.24.16 - Friday, 3.18.16
Great White Wall, The Gateway
Wednesdays March 23 - April 6, 2016, 2:00 PM
L 080, Lazarus Center, Ground Floor
When: Thursday, 3.10.16, 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Where: FLIV Woodshop, Lazarus Center, Ground Floor
Instructor: Ann Walsh
Please sign up in advance for this workshop! See the Sign up sheet HERE. Learn to make a professional looking frame for your drawings, paintings and photos. In this workshop we will cover the steps of frame building from a buying lumber to a finished hangable frame.
VISITING ARTIST LECTURE SERIES
Rebecca Levi, John Thomas Paradiso, Aaron McIntosh, John Chaich
1:00 - 3:00 PM, Decker Gallery, Fox Building
Featured artists Rebecca Levi (Brooklyn, NY) and John Thomas Paradiso (Brentwood, MD) join fellow artist and MICA Fiber faculty Aaron McIntosh (Baltimore, MD) for an intimate gallery talk with curator John Chaich. Each of these artists have mastered traditional fiber crafts like embroidery, quilting, and sewing, yet each are informed by distinct experiences of gender and geography. By directly engaging with their work on display, these artists will share insights from their practice and revelations about their experience in this traveling exhibition and the larger dialogue it has inspired.
12:00 - 1:30 PM, Falvey Hall
Sponsored by the Undergraduate Painting/Drawing Lecture Series
12:15 - 1:00 PM, Lazarus Auditorium
Sponsored by the Illustration Practice MFA
Outside Looking In: Perspectives on Culture in Illustration
Italian art director / illustrator Margherita Urbani lectures on her illustration, lettering and work as an art director. More at www.micaillustrationpractice.org/events
4:00 - 5:00 PM, Lazarus Auditorium
Sponsored by the Mount Royal School of Art MFA
7:00 - 9:00 PM, MICA Place, 814 N. Collington Ave
Sponsored by the Community Arts MFA
Participants will dialogue around anti-oppression concepts and develop multiple ways of committing to and applying such practices when engaging in work with marginalized communities.
Bio: Kalima Young is a doctoral student and instructor at the University of Maryland, College Park. Ms. Young’s research focuses on the impact of race and gender based trauma on Black American identity and cultural production. Currently a lecturer at Towson University in LGBT and Film Studies, Ms. Young received her MA in Mass Communications at Towson University and a BA in Communications and Women Studies at Goucher College in Maryland. As an artist, Ms. Young owns and operates Kubla Khan Productions, an independent video production company. As an activist/filmmaker, she has produced two feature length films and documentaries such as "It Gets Better, Baltimore," a collection of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender testimonials addressing the topics of teen bullying and suicide prevention.
7:00 - 9:00 PM, Falvey Hall
Sponsored by the President’s Task Force for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Globalization
￼The Baltimore legend John Waters, film director, screenwriter, author, actor, stand-up comedian, journalist, and visual artist, will do a performance, followed by a dialogue, touching on many issues relating to diversity and inclusion. If you have tickets to this event please arrive by 6:45 PM to take your seats -- open seats after this time will be released to those on standby!
Opening Reception: Saturday, 3.5.16, 7:00 - 10:00 PM
Visiting Hours: Saturday and Sunday, 12PM–4PM and by appointment
Current Space, 421 North Howard St.
cargocollective.com/devilmaycare | http://www.currentspace.com/
Current Space is pleased to present Devil May Care, works in drawing, painting and sculpture by Phaan Howng, Joe Crawford Pile and Kyle Kogut, curated by Selina Doroshenko.
Thursday, 3.3.16, 6:30 PM, Providence Public Library Auditorium
This year, AIGA Rhode Island will be putting on the first ever KnowHER Design Talks. This series celebrates and highlights the strong female powerhouses who make up our design industry. Every Thursday throughout the month of March, one female designer will give a presentation on her work and her experiences. Ellen Lupton is curator of contemporary design at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York City and director of the Graphic Design MFA program at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) in Baltimore. An author of numerous books and articles on design, she is a public-minded critic, frequent lecturer, and AIGA Gold Medalist.
CAA’s Professional-Development Fellowships program supports promising artists, designers, craftspersons, historians, curators, and critics who are enrolled in MFA, PhD, and other terminal degree programs nationwide. Fellows are honored with $10,000 grants to help them with various aspects of their work, whether it be for job-search expenses or purchasing materials for the studio. CAA believes a grant of this kind, without contingencies, can best facilitate the transition between graduate studies and professional careers. More information here.
BRIC Visual Artist Residency
Deadline: Monday, 3.14.16
Each summer, BRIC holds its annual Visual Artist Residency program. Two residents have space in the Artists Studio at BRIC House. In addition, BRIC partners with Saint Ann's School to provide additional studio space for one resident at 33 Clinton Street in Brooklyn Heights, in classroom space adjacent to the former BRIC Rotunda Gallery! More information on the BRIC website.
Opening Reception: Friday, 3.4.16, 7:00 - 10:00 PM, Terrault Contemporary
Sea levels rise and everyone with unbalanced checkbooks find themselves stranded in their hometowns. With all the manufacturing jobs gone Starbucks cups must be hand crafted by volunteers with only the will to keep the dream alive. Similarly hand painted Wells Fargo signs have been found posted above the doorways of those lucky enough to find enough Monopoly sets. Somewhere a Birkin bag washes onshore but nobody cares. On through March 26, 2016.