AHVCS Forum: Art Writing Symposium

Join the Art History Visual Culture Studies (AHVCS) Forum, Composition and Communication in the Disciplines (CCID), and other local venues for a two-day symposium on art writing. The symposium will feature a range of dynamic speakers on five thematic themes:  Writing for the Public, Academic Writing in the Arts, Curatorial & Institutional Writing, Visual Arts & Writing, and the Failures & Uses of Writing. The speakers represent a wide range of perspectives including:  free-lance writers for local publications, editors, historians, arts administrators, curators, visual artists, and more. The AHVCS Forum promotes current research in and related to art history and visual culture studies.  

Program schedule:

Friday, Oct. 19, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Reading by Jared Stanley, Ann Keniston, and Brett Van Hoesen.

Saturday, Oct. 20, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Panel 1: Writing for the Public, 10:10 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.

Kris Vagner, Hasler Gomez, William J. Macauley Jr.

Panel 2: Academic Writing in the Arts, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Louis Niebur, Julianne Lindberg, Caitlin Earley

Panel 3: Curatorial & Institutional Writing, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Alana-Lynn Berglund, Paul Baker Prindle

Panel 4: Visual Arts & Writing, 2:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Miya Hannan, Ashley Westwood, Melissa Melero-Moose, Austin Pratt

Panel 5: The Failures & Uses of Writing, 4:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Vivian Zavataro, Jeannerre Martinez, Brett Van Housen

Tickets: Free 

Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 10:00am to 6:00pm

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Wells Fargo Auditorium, Room 124
39.5433916198639, -119.815739840269

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Arts, Training and Workshops




College of Liberal Arts, School of the Arts, Art





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