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Pao Houa Her - Visiting Artist in Photography - School of Art and Art History

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 6:00pm
Visual Arts Building
Image info: untitled (poppy field in Minnesota), 2019, from the series The Imaginative Landscape © Pao Houa Her, Courtesy Bockley Gallery Pao Houa Her is a Hmong American artist whose practice engages primarily with legacies and potentials of landscape, portraiture, and documentary photographic traditions and aesthetics, creating works that examine identity, longing, and belonging in Hmong diasporic communities. Among Her’s solo exhibitions include Paj quam ntuj / Flowers of the Sky at the...
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Santiago Cal - Visiting Artist in Sculpture & Intermedia - School of Art and Art History

Thursday, February 29, 2024 6:00pm
Visual Arts Building
Santiago Cal was born in Belize, Central America. He has had exhibitions in Barcelona, Taipei, Havana, Auckland, and New York, as well as other cities. He has been an artist in residence at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Art (U.S.), Gruber-Jez Foundation (Mexico), and Poustinia Land Art Park (Belize). Cal is a Professor of Art (Sculpture) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
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Visiting Artist in Printmaking Lynne Allen: “Real Culture, False Representations: Tattered Histories”

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Visual Arts Building
The artist, Lynne Allen, hails from a lineage of Húnkpapha Sioux matriarchs, deeply rooted in the rich heritage of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in South Dakota. With a genealogy extending six generations back to Wastewin (Good Women) in the early 1800s, Allen brings a profound connection to her Native heritage into her role as a visual artist.
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What Now? Lecture by Suzanne Tick

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 6:00pm
Visual Arts Building
Suzanne Tick | Making Materials Matter & What Now? Join artist, innovator, designer and UIowa alum Suzanne Tick for two insightful conversations about her work. On Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 6 p.m. in the Visual Arts Building, Suzanne will present What Now?- the ever-changing discussion of evolution, connectivity with the world around us, and what is relevant for the time as we move forward as creatives in a post-Covid world. On Thursday March 21, 2024, at 6:30 p.m. in the Art Building West...