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Art & Art History

University of Mississippi

Art Talks 2020

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

(ZOOM TALK)

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

March 18, 2020 / 120 Meek Hall / @ 5:00 p.m.

CANCELLED

Dr. Karen Barber, Delta State University

“So You Think You’d Like to Be a Curator? An Introduction to the Field”

Barber has worked as a curator at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

April 14, 2020 / 120 Meek Hall / @ 5:00 p.m.

CANCELLED

Clare Torina, Artist, and Co-Founder of Flyweight

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

claretorina.com
flyweight.nyc


September 30, 2020

Mike Cinelli, Ceramic Artist
artaxis.org/mike-cinelli/

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.

Zoom ID and Password
Topic: ArtTalks Mike Cinelli
Time: Sep 30, 2020, 05:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

October 21, 2020

Nathan Shipley, Digital Artist
nathanshipley.com

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.

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

November 9, 2020

Clare Torina, Artist, and Co-Founder of Flyweight
claretorina.com
flyweight.nyc

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.

Zoom Meeting Information
When: Nov 9, 2020 05:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)