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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

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Annetta Kapon: 2013-14 Faculty Development Grant Report


Excerpt:

I received $360 towards my airline ticket for a week-long trip to Lithuania (Vilnius) to participate in the video exhibition A Virtual Memorial and the attending conference from September 21-28, 2013. Curator: Wilfried Agricola de Cologne. I showed my work (video) and attended the conference A Virtual Memorial Vilnius 2013 under the Patronage of the European Parliament including the venues Vilnius, Kedainiai and Kaunas.

  1. 23-27 September @ Jewish Cultural and Information Center Vilnius including several exhibitions, a symposium, a concert, screenings, artists presentations, talks and discussions (exhibitions until 1 November 2013)
  2. 1-4 October @ Regional Museum Kedainai including a major exhibition in the former synagogue, international artist meeting including screenings, artists talks and discussions (exhibition until 1 November 2013)
  3. 5-6 October @ Museum Fort VII Kaunas

There was an international artists meeting, screenings talks and discussions This was an important international exhibition, but the conference and the in-person discussions with Lithuanians and the other participating artists were even more important.

--Annetta Kapon
Graduate Fine Arts

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