School of Art Fall 2017 Lecture Series

 

DAAP School of Art Lecture Series brings distinguished artists, art historians and art educators to lecture on a variety of visual arts topics. All School of Art lectures are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact: daapsoa@uc.edu

 

The School of Art Lectures slated for fall of 2017 are:

 

Lukaza Branfman-Verissimo

September 7, 2017
6:00 pm
DAAP Room 5401

Lukaza Branfman-Verissimo is an artist, arts educator, activist, storyteller & curator who lives and works in Oakland, California. She received her BFA from California College of the Arts. 

Lukaza Branfman-Verissimo

 

 

James Robert Southard

September 18, 2017
12:30 pm
DAAP Room 5430

After receiving his MFA from Carnegie Mellon in 2011, James Robert Southard has worked in the art world through invitations to international exhibitions such as the Moscow Biennale for Young Art, Hel’Pitts’Sinki’Burgh in Finland, Camaguey Cuba’s 5th International Video Art Fest and participation in the Internet Pavilion at the 54th Venice Biennale in Venice Italy.

James Robert Southard

 

 

Daniel Glendening

September 28, 2017
6:00 pm
DAAP Room 3440
  

Daniel J Glendening is an artist and maker of science fictions, and he is a founding member of the artist-led paranormal research team GWC, Investigators.

Daniel Glendening

 

 

Guisela Latorre

October 6, 2017
9:00 am
DAAP Room 4330B

Guisela Latorre specializes in modern and contemporary U.S. Latinx and Latin American art with a special emphasis on Chicana/Latina feminism. She is the author of Walls of Empowerment: Chicana/o Indigenist Murals from California (2008) and the co-author of ¡Murales Rebeldes! L.A. Chicana/Chicano Murals Under Siege (2017)

Guizela Latorre

 

 

Sabine Flach

October 16, 2017
6:00 pm
DAAP Room 3420

Sabine Flach is currently Professor for Modern and Contemporary Art at the University of Graz and she is the Chair of the Department of Art History. In addition she is as guest professor for Contemporary Art and Art Theory permanent research member of the faculty at School of Visual Arts, Department of Fine Arts, New York City.   
 

Sabine Flach

 

 

Angela Hennessy

October 19, 2017
6:00 pm
DAAP Room 5401

Angela Hennessy is an Oakland-based interdisciplinary artist and Associate Professor at California College of the Arts where she teaches courses on visual and cultural narratives of death and contemporary textile theory. Through writing, studio work, and performance her practice examines mythologies of blackness embedded in linguistic metaphors of color and cloth.   
 

Angela Hennessy

 

 

Edward Sanchez

October 24, 2017
6:00 pm
DAAP Room 5401

Edward-Victor Sanchez is a Puerto Rican multidisciplinary artist who graduated from La Escuela de Artes Plasticas in San Juan (BFA) and Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore (MFA). His art practice is based on the social, economic and political concerns of today and in elements of memory and nature. 

Edward Sanchez

 

 

Nan Curtis

November 9, 2017
6:00 pm
DAAP Room 5401

Nan Curtis is a multidisciplinary artist and independent curator living in Portland, OR. Curtis' recent work explores ideas about home, place, family, childhood, and social relationships.

Nan Curtis

 

 

Bessma Khalaf

November 16, 2017
6:00 pm
DAAP Room 5401

Bessma Khalaf (born 1978 in Baghdad, Iraq) is an interdisciplinary artist based in Oakland, California. She utilizes Photography, video, sculpture and performance to explore the boundaries of landscape, place, and image. While employing processes of degradation such as (burning, smashing, shattering, melting, defacing, eating, regurgitating, etc.). 
 

Jesse Ring

The DAAP School of Art Visiting Artist Lecture Series continues with assistance provided by the Agnes Croll Blackburne Visiting Artist and Scholars fund and the Elise Zeller Sauer Fund for Fine Arts.