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August 2020

Summer STEM

Date:
Tuesday, August 4th
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Please join Dr. Brad Christensen for the Summer STEM workshop. Each student will be making a trap. They will each need the following: a clear plastic bottle such as a soda or water bottle. They can be any size, but larger probably will work out better. Also, soda bottles are a bit stronger than water bottles. scissors plastic food wrap (Saran Wrap) to cover the top of the bottle tape or rubber band to hold the wrap in place. about…

Summer STEM

Date:
Tuesday, August 11th
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Please join Dr. Brad Christensen for the Summer STEM workshop. Each student will be making a trap. They will each need the following: a clear plastic bottle such as a soda or water bottle. They can be any size, but larger probably will work out better. Also, soda bottles are a bit stronger than water bottles. scissors plastic food wrap (Saran Wrap) to cover the top of the bottle tape or rubber band to hold the wrap in place. about…

Online Visiting Artist Lecture by Mel Cook

Date:
Tuesday, August 25th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

When: Tuesday, August 25 at 7 p.m. Where: via Zoom https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/95168210899 Artist website: melcookart.com Image info: Mel Cook, SCREAM DREAM, 2020. Oil on canvas. 24 x 20 inches.   Mel Cook is a visual artist currently living and working in Chicago, Illinois. Her work explores the relationship between language and femme bodies being pushed up against systems of (re)production. Charting the ever-expanding constellation of misogyny her work seeks to create new trajectories for thinking and making within the field of painting. She…

September 2020

Online Visiting Artist Lecture by Jesse Malmed

Date:
Tuesday, September 1st
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

When: Tuesday, September 1 at 7 p.m. Where: via Zoom https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/95168210899 Artist website: jessemalmed.net Image info: Jesse Malmed.   Jesse Malmed is an artist, curator and educator living and working in moving images, performance, texts, occasional objects, platforms and Chicago. His work has been exhibited widely in museums, cinemas, galleries, bars and bars, including recent encounters at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Roots and Culture, the DePaul Art Museum, Microlights, The Quarantine Times, Flatland, and the legendary Rainbo Club. His…

Online Visiting Artist Lecture by Herman Aguirre

Date:
Tuesday, September 8th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

When: Tuesday, September 8 at 7 p.m. Where: via Zoom https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/95168210899 Artist website: hermanaguirre.org Image info: Herman Aguirre, Herida| 4828, 2020. Marker on paper. 6.5 x 7.25 inches.   This lecture is organized by the Wonsook Kim School of Art Visiting Artists Program.   Herman Aguirre is a Mexican American artist born and raised in Chicago, IL. He grew up in the Southside of Chicago where he continues to live and work. He received his BFA (2014) and MFA (2017) from the…

Online Visiting Artist Lecture by Caroline Kent

Date:
Tuesday, September 15th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

When: Tuesday, September 15 at 7 p.m. Where: via Zoom https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/95168210899 Artist website: carolinekent.com Image info: Caroline Kent, A slow turning of events, 2020. Acrylic on unstretched canvas. 108 x 80 inches.   This lecture is organized by the Wonsook Kim School of Art Visiting Artists Program.   Caroline Kent is a Chicago-based visual artist that explores the relationship between language, translation and abstraction through an expanded painting practice. Developed through an on-going archive of works on paper, the paintings build…

Saturday Creative Visual Arts – Online

Date:
Saturday, September 19th
Time:
9:30 am - 10:30 am

The Saturday Creative Arts for Kids classes are moving online this fall! Students enrolled in the Visual Arts courses will creatively express thoughts and ideas using a variety of materials and processes while learning about art and artists from various countries and cultures. Sessions will be taught in nine different groups where students will participate based on their grade: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. This year, we will be conducting Saturday Visual Art Classes synchronously online…

A Chat with Marcos Oliveira of Brazilian Studio, “Shoot Design”

Date:
Monday, September 21st
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Marcos Oliveira, a Brazilian Graphic Designer of "Shoot Design", will be joining us for a chat via Zoom on September 21st at 4:30 p.m. to discuss designing for social impact!  Marcos is the creative director and graphic designer for Shoot in Porto Alegre – Brazil. Shoot’s motto is to ‘create ideas for a better world.’ He will join us through Zoom on September 21st at 4:30 P.M. to talk to us about some of the projects Shoot has done and…

Online Visiting Artist Lecture by Larry Lee

Date:
Tuesday, September 22nd
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

When: Tuesday, September 22 at 7 p.m. Where: via Zoom https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/95168210899 Artist website: larryleechicago.com Image info: Larry Lee, Waiting for Earl Derr Biggers and Chang Apana in front of the Pui Tak Center (formerly the On Leong Merchant Association Building) on Wentworth, 2008. Digitally manipulated photograph on canvas. 32 x 18 inches.   This lecture is organized by the Wonsook Kim School of Art Visiting Artists Program.   Larry Lee is a multimedia artist, independent curator and writer who earned his…

Graphic Design Alumni Dialogues

Date:
Thursday, September 24th
Time:
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Alumni Dialogues with Graphic Design Graduates Lila Mereness '19 and Hannah Piemonte '20, presented by Graphic Design Student Club CrossPlatform Thursday, September 24th  11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.   ZOOM LINK to join: https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/92865844187 For more information, please contact professor Archana Shekara at askaker@ilstu.edu.