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Visiting Artists

Jacob Ciocci
Visiting Artists
Monday, April 14, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Jacob Ciocci is a founding member of the Paper Rad art collective and the performance group Extreme Animals.

March 27, 2014
tina
Visiting Artists
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tina Kukielski is co-curator of the 2013 Carnegie International, with Dan Byers and Daniel Baumann.

March 27, 2014
Ben
Visiting Artists
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Ben Kinsley‘s projects have ranged from choreographing a neighborhood intervention into Google Street View, directing surprise theatrical performances inside the homes of strangers, organizing a paranormal concert series, staging a royal protest, investigating feline utopia, collecting put-down jokes from around the world, and planting a buried treasure in the streets of Mexico City (yet to be found).

March 25, 2014
Lenka
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
7:00 PM

Lenka Clayton is a British conceptual artist whose work considers, exaggerates and alters the accepted rules of everyday life, extending the familiar into the realms of the poetic and absurd.

March 5, 2014
Ohad Meromi detail
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 21, 2013
6:30 PM

Born in Israel, Meromi currently lives and works in New York City, where he is represented by Harris Lieberman Gallery.

November 14, 2013
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
7:30 PM

Artist Talk – X. Andrade (b. Ecuador) lives in New York and works in Ecuador.

November 6, 2013
Jennifer Nuss image
Visiting Artists
Friday, November 1, 2013
4:30 PM

Vail Visiting Artist Jennifer Nuss will be giving a talk Nov. 1st. She has exhibited her paintings nationally and internationally. 

October 31, 2013
Alison Bechdel
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, October 22, 2013

A lecture by cartoonist and writer Alison Bechdel, presenting her life and work as a cartoonist and writer.

September 22, 2013
the event of a thread, 2012
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
6:30 PM

Internationally renowned visual artist creates sensory large-scale multi-media installations. 

May 14, 2013
Jennifer Anable
Visiting Artists
Monday, April 29, 2013
7:00 PM

Jennifer's work is the confluence of architectural environments and personal strategies involving place and space.

April 1, 2013
Charles Fairbanks
Visiting Artists
Thursday, March 7, 2013
7:00 PM

Charles Fairbanks is a wrestler and filmmaker.

March 1, 2013
Art & Politics poster
Visiting Artists
Thursday, February 21, 2013
7:00 PM

The spark that sets the prairie on fire

February 15, 2013
Peter Welz
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 1, 2012
7:00 PM

German artist Peter Welz shared his work, in which he fuses sculpture and architecture with his interest in the figure through video projections.

November 18, 2012
glenn ligon image
Visiting Artists
Saturday, November 10, 2012

Glenn Ligon spoke on his work as an artist who explores race, language, desire and identity on Thursday, Nov. 10, in the auditorium of Denison University’s Herrick Hall.

November 1, 2012
Leeza Meksin detail
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 1, 2012
7:00 PM

Artist Leeza Meksin screened her documentary “Balka” and talked about the experience of producing the film.

November 1, 2012
Pearl C. Hsiung detail
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 1, 2012
7:00 PM

Los Angeles based Artist Pearl C Hsiung talked about her paintings and videos on November 1st .

October 28, 2012
Melissa Woods
Visiting Artists
Friday, October 12, 2012 to Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Columbus based artist Melissa Vogley Woods maintains a diverse multidisciplinary practice that crosses between painting, drawing, sculpture, video and installation.

October 1, 2012
Roman Luther
Visiting Artists
Thursday, October 4, 2012
7:00 PM

Dona Nelson”s paintings can be identified by its bold use of color and experimentation with texture.

September 12, 2012
detail stick rod
Visiting Artists
Saturday, September 29, 2012

Ohio native, Michael Stickrod, artist and visiting professor of Photography and New Media, mounted an exhibition in the Bryant Arts Center Gallery, that ran from Dec 7th- January 20th, 2012. Michael also presented an artist talk on Thursday, Sept. 29, in the Cinema Building.

September 1, 2012
Video Art from Colombia
Visiting Artists
Thursday, March 8, 2012

Visiting curator Miguel González exhibited a selection of video art by young Colombian artists.

February 8, 2012
Heather Rowe installation
Visiting Artists
Friday, February 17, 2012
4:00 PM

Artist-in-residence, New York based sculptor Heather Rowe, gave an artist talk at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, February 17th, in the Cinema House screening room.  Co-sponsors of the talk were the Vail Visiting Artist and Studio Art Programs.

February 1, 2012
Cohen detail image
Visiting Artists
Thursday, November 17, 2011 to Friday, November 18, 2011

Vail Visiting Artist Jennifer Cohen was in residence at Denison on November 17th and 18th, 2011. She spent two days with students critiquing their work and gave an artist talk on Thursday, Nov. 17th at 7:30pm in the Burke Black Box. 

November 1, 2011
artist and the city poster
Visiting Artists
Monday, April 18, 2011

The three artists presented their artwork in 20 minute individual lectures

November 1, 2011
Jim Winters image
Visiting Artists
Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Artist in residence, San Francisco based Jim Winters gave a public lecture on his work Oct 11 in Ebaugh Hall as part of a two week residency at Denison from October 8-21, 2011 that included an exhibition “From There to Here” in the Mulberry gallery, individual critiques with studio art majors and time working with Ron Abram’s printmaking class.

October 11, 2011
katmoya image
Visiting Artists
Monday, April 11, 2011

Artist In residence, Kat Marie Moya studios are based in Columbus, OH and Berlin Germany.

April 1, 2011
Graphic Interchange Format, curated by Paddy Johnson
Visiting Artists
Monday, February 14, 2011

Curator, artist, writer.

February 1, 2011
Pam Lins and Halsey Rodman image
Visiting Artists
Thursday, December 2, 2010

Artists Pam Lins was in residence at Denison the week of December 2nd, 2010.

December 12, 2010
Deviled Eggs and Doughnuts
Visiting Artists
Saturday, February 27, 2010 to Friday, March 12, 2010

"Deviled Eggs and Doughnuts" was on display in the Bryant Art Center Gallery and the two artists presented individual gallery talks in conjunction with the exhibition.

December 6, 2010
rodman detail
Visiting Artists
Thursday, December 2, 2010
7:00 PM

Artists Halsey Rodman was in residence at Denison the week of December 2nd, 2010

December 2, 2010
Ken Robinson
Visiting Artists
Friday, October 16, 2009

Sir Ken Robinson, PhD, an internationally recognized leader in the development of education, was the keynote speaker for the opening Gala of the new Bryant Arts Center at Denison.

August 3, 2009