The Evergreen Art Lecture Series presents a broad range of interdisciplinary approaches to contemporary art issues by artists, writers, activists and scholars.  The series provides a lively forum for the exchange of ideas. The talks take place every other Wednesday during the quarter from 11:30-1:00 pm, in Lecture Hall 1. They are free and open to the public.

Spring Quarter 2017

Week 2, 4/12:  No Art Lecture to honor Day of Absence 

Week 4, 4/26: Margot Quan Knight, photography and video, visual artist

Week 5,  5/3:  Gregg Horowitz, philosophy of art and aesthetics, scholar

Week 6,  5/10:  Jordan AbelNisga’a poet and editor, writer 

Week 8 5/24  Dawn Cerny, 2-D and 3-D, visual artist

Week 9 5/31 Meehan Cristwriter-in-residence in Biological Sciences at Columbia University, writer


Winter 2017

Week 2, 1/ 18: Jeffry Mitchell, visual artist

Week 4, 2/1 Dawn Lundy Martin, poet

Week 6, 2/15  Alexis Pauline Gumbsmulti-disciplinary artist, scholar, activist and this year’s Evan’s Chair

*Week 7, 2/22 Lina Aguirre and Latin American Experimental Animation(Please note this is an extra week. There will be a screening of Trends in Latin American Experimental Animation on Tuesday, 2/21, 6 pm in LH 1

Week 8, 3/1 Thalia Field, literary artist


Fall Quarter 2016

Week 2, 10/ 5: Emily Adams, visual artist; Evergreen faculty and printmaking technician in the 2nd floor Recital Hall of the COM Building

Week 4, 10/19:  Geraldine Ondrizek, visual artist; her exhibition, Tracing Genetic Inheritance, is currently at the Evergreen Gallery (location TBA)

Week 6, 11/2: Charles Mudede, cultural critic, film maker and Associate Editor for The Stranger; LH1

Week 7, 11/9: Anna Moschovakis, poet, translator and editor (location TBA)

Week 8, 11/16: Molly Dilworth, visual artist, public art and creative research; LH1

Week 10,12/7: CANCELED, stay tuned for future date a for Dakota Gearhart, visual artist; an artist-in-residence at Recology in Seattle; LH1