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Art & Art History
University of Mississippi

Art Talks 2020

February 5, 2020 / 120 Meek Hall / @ 5:00 p.m.


Dr. Mary Trent, College of Charleston

“Escaping Slavery While ‘Passing’ and in Drag: The Story of Abolitionist, Mother, Wife, and Mixed-Race Fugitive Ellen Craft”

Craft’s Story

September 30, 2020

Mike Cinelli, Ceramic Artist

Mike Cinelli’s work has been displayed nationally and internationally in numerous juried and invitational exhibitions, with work displayed as far away as Skopelos, Greece, where he attended a one-month residency at the Skopelos Foundation for the Arts. He has received various jury awards, including the Studio Potter Merit Award. He was featured in the August 2016 issue of Ceramics Monthly as a contributor to “From Idea to Finished Form”. Currently, he is attempting to juggle his studio practice, being a father and husband, and maintaining a rigorous schedule of complaining on the internet.

October 21, 2020

Nathan Shipley, Digital Artist

San Francisco-based technical director, creative technologist, visual effects supervisor, and motion graphics artist with over a decade of experience. Nathan Shipley’s work has been featured in national broadcast and interactive campaigns, Super Bowl spots, and most recently at the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida.

When: Oct 21, 2020, 05:00 PM Central Time (the US and Canada)

November 9, 2020

Clare Torina, Artist, and Co-Founder of Flyweight

Clare will be giving a lecture about her work and practice. Additionally, she will be discussing Flyweight, a miniature art space created with co-founder Jesse Cesario.