Andrea Karnes, curator of México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990
Michelle Grabner, artist, critic, professor, gallery director, and co-curator of the 2014 Whitney Biennial
Michelle Grabner is a Chicago-based artist, curator, art writer, Professor and Chair of Painting and Drawing at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, senior critic for Yale University in painting and printmaking, and a curator of the 2014 Whitney Biennial – is a dynamic force who has been at the fore of the art world with her ambitious and varied initiatives for some time.
This special Tuesday Evenings presentation features artist Gabriel Kuri in conversation with Tyler Green for a live-audience taping of an episode of The Modern Art Notes Podcast.
Andy Coolquitt, artist featured in the 2013 solo exhibition attainable excellence at the Blaffer Art Museum in Houston
James Timberlake, FAIA, founding partner of KieranTimberlake
José Antonio Vega Macotela, artist featured in México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990
Art and Our Schools
An Evening at the Modern
Please join fellow administrators and educators for an evening that highlights and celebrates the importance and benefits of arts education in our schools.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
5:30 pm–8:30 pm
With a special presentation by renowned educator Lois Hetland at 6 pm.
Melanie Smith, artist featured in México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990
Yoshua Okón, artist featured in México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990
Newton and Helen Mayer Harrison, artists and pioneers of the eco-art movement
Newton and Helen Harrison, a collaborative team often referred to simply as “the Harrisons,” are among the leading pioneers of the eco-art movement. They have worked for almost 40 years with biologists, ecologists, architects, urban planners, and other artists to collectively initiate promising dialogue to uncover ideas and solutions which support biodiversity and community development.