Tagged: artist talk

Artist Talk: Arnold Chang

Arnold Chang is a world-renowned artist, art historian, appraiser, and connoisseur who has taught and written extensively about Chinese painting. He served as Director of the Chinese Paintings Department at Sotheby’s and was a specialist... more >

Artist Talk: Regina José Galindo

Guatemalan performance artist and poet Regina José Galindo is bringing her deeply moving and transformative artwork to Colby. She has gained international fame for dramatic works highlighting dictatorship, torture, and the sexual abuse of women.... more >
Maya Lin, Storm King Wavefield (detail). Photo by Jerry Thompson.

Artist-in-Residence Lecture: Maya Lin

Through her art and architecture, Maya Lin explores landscape as a reflection of time, history, and memory. In this lecture organized in conjunction with Colby College’s 2015–16 humanities theme, Human/Nature, Lin will speak about her work and What... more >

Studio Artist Lecture: Elizabeth Jabar

Associate Professor at the Maine College of Art and printmaker Elizabeth A. Jabar creates hybrid works on paper that explore ideas of ethnicity and heritage.

Student Advisory Board: Visiting Artist: Jen Casad

Based on historical and personal photographs, Jen Casad’s meticulous graphite drawings capture the working culture of Maine’s fishing industry, a life she knows well through her own work as a clam digger. Organized in conjunction... more >

Studio Artist Lecture: Jackie Brown, Mutated Growth

Jackie Brown’s primary focus is sculpture installation. She works to create immersive environments that invite the viewer into imagined biological systems, where it’s often ambiguous whether the forms are benign or toxic. An important undercurrent... more >

Studio Artist Lecture: Emmet Gowin

Photographer, Emmet Gowin will speak about his recent work in Ecuador, Panama, and Bolivia. The Studio Artist Lecture series is organized by Colby’s Art Department.