Wendy Babcox artist lecture

The FSU Visiting Artist Lecture Series invites you to attend:

FSU Visiting Artists Series featuring Wendy Babcox
Thursday, February 4, 2010
7:00 – 8:00pm
Room 249, Fine Arts Building: 530 E Call Street St.,Tallahassee, FL

Wendy Babcox is a British interdisciplinary artist who received her BFA from the University of Colorado, Boulder and her MFA from the University of Florida where she received a Presidential Fellowship. She now teaches at the University of South Florida in Tampa.

Her work exists in a wide variety of media including photography, video, installation and performance and has received two public art commissions. She draws upon interrelatedness of site, place and contemporary in her recent works, calling upon the imagery of animals, tourist attractions and acts of female transgression.

Projects bave been exhibited and performed nationally and internationally in places such as the Bronx Museum the Kitchen and Exit Art in New York, The Glass Curtain Gallery at Columbia College in Chicago, the Transmodern Age Festival in Baltimore, the Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts in Grand Rapids, Miami Beach Cinematheque, Miami the International Center of Bethlehem, Al Hoash Gallery, Jerusalem and in Russia, New Zealand, Mexico, Columbia and Peru.



Random bits: Mat Collishaw, Missions to Mars, Toilet Waterfall, Pedro Cabrita Reis, IE6, Anne Eastman, Google Wave, and Mick Jagger

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Mat Collishaw

Infographic of Mars Missions

Sculpture with toilets

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Pedro Cabrita Reis

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Hilarious message about IE6 (scroll to the bottom)

Anne Eastman

Beautiful letter from Mick Jagger to Andy Warhol about a record design. This is the way it should be, no?

Art:21 Seasons 2 & 4

Post your responses to three artists from Art:21 Seasons 2 & 4 here.

Season 2
Walton Ford
Tim Hawkinson
Paul Pfeiffer
Kara Walker

Season 4
Allora & Calzadilla
Mark Bradford
Mark Dion
Jenny Holzer