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2018 Core Exhibition

April 19–May 12

Work by the Core Program’s 2017–18 artists-in-residence.
Held at Lawndale Art Center, 4912 Main Street

Related Event

  • Film Screening: Core Program Artists-in-Residence
    Friday, May 4, 7 p.m. / MFAH Brown Auditorium Theater

2017–18 Lectures

Core Program lectures are open to the public. Admission is free.
All lectures take place in the American General Conference Room, mezzanine level, Audrey Jones Beck Building

Thursday, October 19, 7 p.m.
Speaker: artist Massa Lemu, assistant professor, sculpture and extended media, Virginia Commonwealth University

Thursday, November 9, 7 p.m.
Speaker: Krista Thompson, professor, art history, Northwestern University

Thursday, December 14, 7 p.m.
Speaker: Anne Ellegood, senior curator, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
Presented in partnership with the Artadia Art & Dialogue program

Thursday, February 8, 7 p.m.
Speaker: Emily Jacir, artist and filmmaker

Thursday, April 12, 7 p.m.
Speaker: Yesomi Umolu, exhibitions curator, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago

Thursday, April 26, 7 p.m.
Speaker: Mequitta Ahuja, artist

Thursday, May 10, 7 p.m.
Speaker: Stan Douglas, artist

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