Please join us for an artist talk with Craig Drennen to discuss his current studio practice, pedagogy and writing.
Chief Curator & Director of Curatorial Affairs at The Contemporary Austin Heather Pesanti offers a snapshot of the forthcoming large-scale, thematic exhibition The Sorcerer’s Burden: Contemporary Art and the Anthropological Turn. Pesanti will touch on the complex relationship between contemporary art and anthropology, a subject matter for artists interested in the interpretation of identity, cultural appropriation, and social and philosophical critiques.
Enjoy refreshments and conversation as you view an exhibition of sculptural and new media works from the inaugural St. Elmo Arts Residency Fellow, Katy McCarthy.
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
This week's Wednesday Evening Color Salon presents artist, archaeologist and Texas State University professor Dr. Carolyn Boyd as she cracks ancient color codes to reveal one of the oldest pictorial creation narratives in North America.
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
The final lecture in The Mesoamerica Colloquium Series for the 2018-2019 academic year will present a lecture by Dr. Carolyn Boyd of Texas State University.
Leandro Katz will discuss his 1997 film, a meditation on the last picture taken of Che Guevara and a revisionist history that unravels the tightly wound fibers of the Che Guevara myth.
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM