Category Archives: 2014-2015

Week 2, Eirik Steinhoff: Wednesday, April 11, 11:30-1:00 pm, in the Recital Hall, COM Building

Eirik Steinhoff teaches and co-teaches interdisciplinary programs with titles like “How to do things with words,” “Imperialisms,” “Forensics,” “A New Middle East,” “Literary Arts Toolkit,” “Words/Woods,” and “Gateways for Incarcerated Youth” at The Evergreen State College, where he has been a … Continue reading

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Cassie Thornton: Wednesday, October 7, 11:30-1:00 pm in the Recital Hall

Cassie Thornton is a social practice artist and is collaborating with Evergreen students as part of the exhibit, Sensations that Announce the Future in the Evergreen Gallery.  She is also known as the Feminist Economics Department (The FED). The FED … Continue reading

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2015 FALL QUARTER SCHEDULE

Evergreen Art Lecture Series presents a broad range of interdisciplinary approaches to contemporary art issues by artists, writers, and scholars.  The emphasis is to introduce the way in which a variety of practices undertake various fields of inquiry. The series … Continue reading

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Cassie Thornton: Wednesday, June 3rd, 11:30-1:00 pm in Lecture Hall 1

Cassie Thornton is also known as the Feminist Economics Department (The FED). The FED works with imaginary financial limitations. On earth, we have amassed excessive public, private and personal debt, justifying an inability to provide shelter or food, education, or healthcare … Continue reading

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Amjad Faur: Wednesday, May 27th, 11:30-1:00 pm in Lecture Hall 1

Amjad Faur currently teaches photography and visual arts at The Evergreen State College, in Olympia, Washington. He came to Evergreen from the University of Arkansas, where he primarily taught art history and critical theory. His current research involves the overlapping … Continue reading

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Steven Hendricks: Wednesday, May 20th, 11:30-1:00 pm in Lecture Hall 1

                               Steven Hendricks was born in Omaha, Nebraska. He moved out west to attend Evergreen. He completed his MFA in Writing at The School of the … Continue reading

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Kim Miller: Wednesday, May 6th, 11:30-1:00 pm in Lecture Hall 1

Kim Miller received her BFA from Cooper Union in New York City and her MFA from Vermont College. Miller has shown videos, performed live and combinations thereof on national tours and international shows, from China to Milwaukee. Kim was awarded … Continue reading

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Alejandro de Acosta: Wednesday, April 29th, 11:30-1:00 pm in Lecture Hall 1

Alejandro de Acosta describes his Art Lecture  as”a discussion of the work of Argentine poet Antonio Porchia (1885-1968), and his translation of Porchia. Porchia developed and wrote solely in a singular form he called voces (voices). His single book, named, precisely, VOCES, … Continue reading

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Linda Weintraub: Wednesday, April 22nd, 11:30-1:00 pm, Lecture Hall 1

Linda Weintraub is a curator, educator, artist, and author of several popular books about contemporary art. Her recent writing explores the vanguard intersection between art and environmentalism, including TO LIFE! Eco Art In Pursuit of a Sustainable Planet (University of … Continue reading

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Sister Spit: Wednesday, April 15th, 11:00-1:00 pm, Lecture Hall 1

Sister Spit began in San Francisco in the 1990s as a weekly, girls-only open mic that was an alternative to the misogyny-soaked poetry open mics popular around the city (and the nation) at that time. Inspired by two-bit punk bands … Continue reading

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