Dr. Melanie Fried-Oken, Oregon Health & Science University, “Language & Literacy Without Moving A Muscle? The Promise of Brain-Computer Interfaces”
BURNAWAY and the Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design are excited to co-present a public talk on October 15 by visiting critic Amanda Hunt, assistant curator at the Studio Museum in Harlem. In her talk, titled “Parsing Publics: A Personal Curatorial Perspective,” Hunt will explore the scope of her curatorial practice to date – ranging from her work in nonprofits both large and small to curating a regional biennial. Hunt will address her focus on producing public projects, and what it means to curate art in the public realm. She will also share exciting details about the major group exhibition she is planning at the Studio Museum in Harlem this fall. The talk is free and open to the public!
Amanda Hunt is the Assistant Curator at the Studio Museum in Harlem, where she recently curated a series of photographic works by conceptual and performance artist Lorraine O’Grady. Hunt curated Portland2014: A Biennial of Contemporary Art, presented by Disjecta Contemporary Art Center in Portland, Oregon, in spring 2014, and was a curator at the nonprofit space LA><ART and the Getty Research Institute, and Made in LA 2012, the first Los Angeles biennial organized by the Hammer Museum in collaboration with LA><ART. Hunt also served as curatorial assistant on the Los Angeles City Pavilion as part of the 9th Shanghai Biennale in 2012, and curated Steffani Jemison’s first solo exhibition in Los Angeles in 2013. She holds an MA in curatorial practice from California College of the Arts in San Francisco.
To request disability accommodations at this event, please contact the Arts & Design Dept. at 404-413-5221 with your request. Please make sure to provide your name and the event name/date.
For parking, “M” Deck is close to the Student Center. Please visit: http://parking.gsu.edu/parking-locations/visitor/
Join us for an evening of modern Greek music presented by GSU’s Center for Hellenic Studies and the neoPhonia new music ensemble in conjunction with the 2015 Modern Greek Studies Symposium.
RSA AT GSU hosts its Fall Rhetoric Colloquium on Social Movements & The Digital Age. Professors from the Department of Communication and Department of English will speak about the role of rhetoric and communication for the social movements in the 21st century, talk about current research projects, and engage in a Q&A.
Michael Lane Bruner, PhD
Elizabeth Lopez, PhD
Ben Miller, PhD
Shawn Powers, PhD
C4 coming to GSU Monday October 19th 10 a.m. to 2
C4 Atlanta Inc. is a non-profit arts service organization whose mission is to connect arts entrepreneurs to the people, skills and tools they need to build a successful artistic career in metro Atlanta. The organization was founded in July 2010 in response to a growing need for business services for Atlanta’s arts community. C4 Atlanta fulfills this mission by offering professional practice classes for artists, fiscal sponsorship, co-working space, and more.
Our Mission: C4 Atlanta connects arts entrepreneurs to the people, skills and tools they need to build a successful artistic career in metro Atlanta.
The lecture will feature Dr. Rinaldo Walcott, chair of University of Toronto’s Women and Gender Studies Institute.
Chris Wiley is an artist and writer. His writing has appeared in numerous exhibition catalogs and magazines including Kaleidoscope, Mousse, and Frieze, where he is a contributing editor. He has previously worked in a curatorial capacity on a variety of exhibitions at the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York, and was an assistant curator on the 8th Gwangju Biennial in 2010, as well as a curatorial advisor and chief catalog writer for the 55thVenice Biennale. His work has recently appeared in exhibitions at MoMA PS1, Hauser and Wirth, Marianne Boesky, and Nicelle Beauchene Gallery. He recently curated the exhibition “Part Picture” at MoCCA Toronto.
For information about the 2015 fall artist lectures, please click here
•Directions/ Parking: The galleries and 25 Park Place are located are within walking distance of the Five Points and Georgia State MARTA Stations. Pay parking available in T-Deck and metered parking on Gilmer Street. For GSU Parking please visit: http://parking.gsu.edu/parking-locations/
•To request disability accommodations, please call the Art & Design administration office at (404) 413-5221 with your request, event name/date and contact info.