CECA Visiting Artist Speaker Series
Throughout the history of the Department of Art + Design, we have been committed to bringing top artists, designers, curators, and thinkers to Austin Peay State University and the Clarksville community. Along with the support of the Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts, all of our events within the Department of Art + Design are free and open to the public.
September 7, 2017: Terri Witek, poet / Matt Roberts, new media artist / Dream Garden. Interactive poetry reading from Terry Witek, 5:00 p.m.; Artist’s Talk by Matt Roberts, 6:00 p.m.; Dream Garden unveiling, 7:00 p.m.
September 20, 2017: Nato Thompson, director of Creative Time, author of Culture as Weapon: The Art of Influence in Everyday Life, 6:00 p.m.
October 4, 2017: Caledonia Curry (aka Swoon), street artist, community engagement artist, 6:00 p.m.
November 9, 2017: Hillerbrand + Magsamen, interdisciplinary and photographic collaborators, 6:00 p.m.
January 29, 2018: Megan Geckler, architectural installation artist, 6:00 p.m. Site-Specific installation, January 29 – February 2, Art + Design atrium.
February 7, 2018: Tad Carpenter, designer, illustrator, author, 6:00 p.m.
April 15, 2018: Amy Sherald, painter, winner of Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition 6:00 p.m.
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Below is just a selection of nationally and internationally renowned artists that the Department of Art + Design has hosted at APSU.