Visiting Artists and Other Events

The Department of Fine Arts is excited to offer a wide range of virtual lectures for Spring 2021. We are still taking advantage of our current virtual world and thrilled to be able to offer these lecture to a wider audience. Each talk has a registration link. Submit the form to receive the zoom link in your email. Questions? Reach out Christine Kahn (cekahn@brandeis.edu).

Note: All times listed are Eastern Standard Time.

Lectures Coming Up

Virginia Raguin | "Stained Glass: Materials, Methods, and Placement in the Middle Ages and Beyond"
Tuesday, April 13 | 2:00 PM
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This lecture is part of Prof. Charles McClendon's FA 42B The Age of Cathedrals course.
Bruce Baird | Lecture on Butoh: Japanese Dance Theater
Thursday, April 15 | 10:00 AM
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This lecture is part of Aida Yuen Wong's FA71b The Art of Japan.

Post Baccalaureate in Studio Art Lecture Series

Michelle Lopez | Artist Talk
Tuesday, February 16 | 5:30 PM
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Craig Taylor | Artist Talk
Thursday, February 25 | Noon
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Odili Odita | Artist Talk
Thursday, March 25 | 12:30 PM
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Carali McCall | Artist Talk
Tuesday, April 6 | 4:00pm
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Jessi Reaves | Artist Talk
Wednesday, April 21 | 5:30pm
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Representation and Resistance Lecture Series | Funded by the Brandeis Arts Council

Shanna Merola | Artist Lecture
Monday, March 15 at 2:00 PM
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Zora J Murff and Jay Simple | Lecture and Conversation

Wednesday March 31 | 3:00 PM
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The conversation will be a dialogue between the two artists about how they approach the content and subjects in their works, and how they confront both historical and contemporary political issues.

Printmaking Lecture | Funded by the Brandeis Arts Council

Polly Apfelbaum | Artist Lecture
Friday, March 19 | 12:00 – 1:30pm
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Fine Arts Lecture Series

Angela Lorenz | Artist Lecture
Friday, February 12 | 10:00 AM
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This lecture is part of the course, FA27b Book Arts and Editions, taught by Sonia Almeida.
Virtual tour of Made It: The Women Who Revolutionized Fashion with Petra Slinkard

Thursday, February 25 | noon
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Join Petra Slinkard Director of Curatorial Affairs and the Nancy B. Putnam Curator of Fashion and Textiles as she walks you through the Peabody Essex Museum’s latest exhibition Made It: The Women Who Revolutionized Fashion. This lecture is part of Aida Yuen Wong's FA197a Studies in Asian Art: Fashion History of China.

LaToya Hobbs | Artist Lecture
Friday, March 5 | Noon
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This lecture is part of the course, FA12b Introduction to Printmaking: Woodblock and Relief, taught by Sonia Almeida.
Dina Deitsh | Curator Talk
Friday, March 12 | 10:00 AM
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This lecture is part of the course, FA27b Book Arts and Editions, taught by Sonia Almeida
Emma McClendon | "Fashion in Museums: Methods and Politics of Display"

Tuesday, March 16 | Noon
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This lecture is part of Aida Yuen Wong's FA197a Studies in Asian Art: Fashion History of China.

Willie Cole | Artist Lecture
Wednesday, March 31 | 5.30 PM
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Stephanie Leone | “Pope Innocent X Pamphilj (r. 1644-1655): Building Baroque Rome”

Monday, April 5 | 2:00 PM
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Professor Stephanie Leone from Boston College will give this lecture as part of Prof. Jonathan Unglaub’s FA48a Baroque Art and Architecture in Italy.

Virginia Raguin | "Stained Glass: Materials, Methods, and Placement in the Middle Ages and Beyond"
Tuesday, April 13 | 2:00 PM
Virtual | Registration link
This lecture is part of Prof. Charles McClendon's FA 42B The Age of Cathedrals course.
Bruce Baird | Lecture on Butoh: Japanese Dance Theater
Thursday, April 15 | 10:00 AM
Virtual | Registration link
This lecture is part of Aida Yuen Wong's FA71b The Art of Japan.
Rob Anderson | Contemporary Japanese Architecture Lecture
Thursday, April 29 | 10:00 AM
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This lecture is entitled “The Intersection of Tradition and Inventiveness in Contemporary Japanese Architecture.” This lecture is part of Prof. Aida Yuen Wong's FA71b The Art of Japan and is funded by the Martin Weiner Fund.