Topic: artist talk

Shirin Neshat provided her audience with a discussion that revolved around her sense of aesthetics and creative use of juxtapositions.

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Artist Shirin Neshat talks Iran, feminism

November 13, 2017 0 comments

Shirin Neshat spoke at the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts for the second of Brown Arts Initiative’s Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series.

Fishman ‘What Remains’ exhibition concludes after two months

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Fishman ‘What Remains’ exhibition concludes after two months

October 30, 2017 0 comments

From September through October, a large elm log, stripped of its bark and sliced into 56 pieces, rested in the middle of the lobby of the List Art Center.

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Artist Nick Cave screens film, lectures on aesthetic choices

October 23, 2017 0 comments

Nick Cave, a contemporary artist known for his wearable sculptures called Soundsuits, was the inaugural speaker for the lecture series.

RoseLee Goldberg examines performance art

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RoseLee Goldberg examines performance art

February 15, 2017 0 comments

Opera productions set in the middle of Times Square. A twelve-hour performance of Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro. Giant horse costumes dancing in a circle.

Adjunct Instructor in Art Martin Smick and Rhode Island School of Design Professor Duane Slick presented “Finding Metacom.”

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Smick, Slick co-host talk on ‘Finding Metacom’

November 10, 2016 0 comments

The visual arts department hosted a talk Wednesday by Adjunct Instructor in Art Martin Smick and Rhode Island School of Design Professor Duane Slick.

Michelle Grabner discussed her creative process and approach to curation in a talk at the Granoff Center Wednesday. Grabner’s art is currently on display in the “Other People’s Things” exhibit also held at the Granoff.

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Grabner discusses approach to art, curation

November 3, 2016 0 comments

In her talk Wednesday night, artist and curator Michelle Grabner described her art as a way to address patterns, repetition and boredom.