Public Art and Social Practice Lecture: Jeanne van Heeswijk

1) Public Faculty no.1 (Shkolka, Skopje City park, Skopje, Macedonie, 2008)
Photo: Press to Exit
 
2) Wastelanders (Curo Hall Anderlecht, Brussels, Belgium, 2012)
Photo: Jeanne van Heeswijk
 
3) Acts of Balance, Afrikaandewijk Cooperative (TENT, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2014)
Photo: Aad Hooge
 
4) Wijkatelier op Zuid (Central Station, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2014)
Photo: Brian Inostroza

Artist Talk: Kari Woo

WHEN: Tues, Feb 28, 2017 at 6 p.m.

WHERE: Stanford Perrott Lecture Theatre, ACAD

Artist Kari Woo will talk about self-promotion through her experience as a jeweller and in public art for Professional Practices for Artists. Hosted by Alberta College of Art + Design's School of Critical and Creative Studies.

Panel Discussion: Michele Hardy, Mackenzie Kelly-Frere + Jennifer Salahub

Moderated by: Lorenzo Fusi

WHEN: Thurs, Feb 9 at 6 p.m.

WHERE: IKG Gallery 2, ACAD

The panel will discuss approaches to the study of carpets and textiles and their relationship with contemporary art.  Held in conjunction with Home Economics:  150 Years of Hooked Rugs in Canada (Nickle Galleries, January 26-April 8, 2017) and Shannon Bool:  The Eastern Carpet in the Western World Revisited (Illingworth Kerr Gallery, ACAD, until February 11, 2017).

For more information please visit:
ikg.acad.ca

Artist Talk: Ginger Carlson

WHEN: Tues, Feb 14 at 6 p.m.

WHERE: Stanford Perrott Lecture Theatre, ACAD

Director of TRUCK Contemporary Art in Calgary will talk about her experience in artist-run centres and with critical writing for Professional Practices for Artists. Hosted by Alberta College of Art + Design's School of Critical and Creative Studies.

Artist Talk: Brian Flynn

Volunteer
18 x 24”
Oil paint, mixed media
2016

WHEN: Thurs, Feb 9 from 10:30 until 11:45 a.m.

WHERE: Room 532

ARTIST STATEMENT:

My research is informed by family ties to politics in Northern Ireland.

Visiting Artist: Carly Slade

Semi Truck: Big Berta, 2016, Ceramics, embroidery, quilt, mixed media, 18” x 6” x 8”. Photo credit: Aaron Paden

WHEN: Weds, Jan 25 from 9 until 11:30 a.m. + Thurs, Jan 26 from 1 until 4 p.m.

Artist Presentation: Weds, Jan 25 at 11:30 a.m.

Reception: Weds, Jan 25 from 5 until 7:30 p.m. (Main Mall)

Artist Talk: Sarah van Sloten

Image: BAD DEED (2016)

WHEN: Weds, Feb 8, 2017 at 7 p.m.

WHERE: Stanford Perrott Lecture Theatre, ACAD

Sarah van Sloten is an interdisciplinary artist who primarily paints and does installation work.

Van Sloten received her BFA from the ACAD in 2010, and completed her MFA at the University of Windsor in Spring 2016.

She has been involved in several exhibitions across Canada, and is currently based in Edmonton.

sarahvansloten.com

FINA450B Students’ Presentations with Mireille Perron IV

WHEN: Mon, Feb 13, 2017 from 4 until 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Room 520, ACAD

FORMAT: This is one-of-a-series of four moderated where each presenter does a 10 minutes presentation with Q + A at the end of each panel.

Everyone is welcome and this is an excellent opportunity for students who are looking for a major in visual arts to our first class of BFA graduates. 

Moderators:

FINA450B Students’ Presentations with Mireille Perron III

Image: Kellie Frances Reid, "Time Spent Thinking of You", 2016 
Bamboo, cotton, rosehip and hibiscus tea

WHEN: Mon, Feb 6, 2017 from 4 until 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Room 520, ACAD

FORMAT: This is one-of-a-series of four moderated where each presenter does a 10 minutes presentation with Q + A at the end of each panel.

Everyone is welcome and this is an excellent opportunity for students who are looking for a major in visual arts to our first class of BFA graduates. 

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