Tag: College of Fine Arts

Friday, March 27: Life After Art School

Friday, March 27, 2-6 pm Room 500, 855 Commonwealth Ave Graduation is just around the corner. Get practical advice on life as a working artist. Sharon Louden is an artist, educator, and author of Living and Sustaining a Creative Life. For this workshop Sharon will discuss a range of practical issues essential to working professional artists, […]

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Visiting Artist: Janet Echelman

Thursday, April 2, 6:30 pm Morse Auditorium, 602 Commonwealth Ave. Janet Echelman is an installation artist who creates public sculptures on a massive scale. Her billowing, luminescent forms are created from intricately woven industrial netting, suspended above the viewer and activated by changes in light and weather conditions. They have nestled within cityscapes, filled museum atriums and […]

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Living and Sustaining a Creative Life with Sharon Louden

Friday, March 27, 2-6 pm Room 500, 855 Commonwealth Ave Sharon Louden is an artist, educator, and author of Living and Sustaining a Creative Life. For this workshop Sharon will discuss a range of practical issues essential to working professional artists, covering everything from applying to residencies to creating effective mailing lists. The last hour will be […]

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Visiting Artist: Mickalene Thomas

2014/15 Tim Hamill Lecture in conversation with Anna Stothart, curator at the San Antonio Museum of Art Monday, March 23, 7:30 pm Sleeper Auditorium, 871 Commonwealth Ave. Mickalene Thomas is a New York–based artist whose paintings, collages, photographs, and videos re-examine popular culture and art history through a highly personal lens. Predominantly working in acrylic […]

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Lecture: Stefan Sagmeister

Thursday, February 12, 6:30 pm Morse Auditorium, 602 Commonwealth Ave. Stefan Sagmeister is a New York–based graphic designer and the co-founder of Sagmeister & Walsh, Inc. His bold style and careful sense of craft expands to photography, video, bookmaking, murals, installation, and more. He has also designed album covers for Lou Reed, OK Go, The Rolling Stones, David […]

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2015 School of Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition

January 30–March 1, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday, January 30, 6–8 pm 808 Gallery The 2015 School of Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition presents the work of over 30 artists who currently teach at the University in the areas of painting, sculpture, graphic design, art education, printmaking, and photography. The exhibition features a wide range of visual practices, […]

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The Beatles are Dull and Ordinary: Drawings by David X. Levine

January 20–March 27, 2015 Dates and Events: Tuesday, January 20 – Friday, March 27, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday, January 23, 5–7pm Location: Sherman Gallery (775 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston) Exhibition and Gallery Events are Free and Open to the Public The Beatles are Dull and Ordinary is a ten-year journey through the expressive and vibrant large-scale […]

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Sarita Lilly (CFA’13) Debuts on Broadway in Porgy and Bess

When Sarita Lilly didn’t make the cut for the chorus of the Broadway musical The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, she took it hard. Having appeared in the American Repertory Theater’s pre–New York run of the classic musical last year, the College of Fine Arts vocal performance doctoral student had high hopes of joining the Broadway […]

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