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All lectures are free and open to the public. They take place in Freed Auditorium at the Glassell Studio School.
November 7, 2013, 7 p.m.
Artist and critic, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Writer, activist, and artist Gregg Bordowitz's lecture, "Revisiting Poetics," uses Aristotle's seminal text as a starting point for a discussion on the interrelatedness of disciplines and its relevance to contemporary art.
November 14, 2013, 7 p.m.
Artist and critic, Meadows School of the Arts, Southern Methodist University
In this lecture, "Being an Artist: Theory in the First Person," artist & art historian Michael Corris asks: what is art today? What does art have to do with philosophy? Agency? Action? Aesthetics? These questions are explored in this jaunt through the landscape of post-conceptual art.
April 3, 2014, 7 p.m.
Chief curator, Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo (UNAM), Mexico
April 24, 2014, 7 p.m.
T. J. Demos
Reader of modern and contemporary Art, University College, London
April 26, 2014, 2 p.m.
May 15, 2014, 7 p.m.
Professor of liberal studies, the New School for Social Research, New York