As SVAâ€™s spring semester gets under way, the latest Art in the First Person (AIFP) lecture series is set to resume. Featuring a dozen events throughout the semester, AIFPâ€™s spring calendar begins on Tuesday, January 20, 6:30pm, with a talk by Paula Hayes, an artist who incorporates flowers, plants, birds and other living elements into bird houses, terrariums and outdoor installations. Presented by the BFA Fine Arts and BFA Visual and Critical Studies Departments, Hayes will be appearing at 133/144 West 21st Street.
In the next several months, other AIFP events will include writer and educator Susan Buck-Morss (Thursday, January 29, 7pm, Visual Arts Theater, 333 West 23rd Street; presented by the MFA Art Criticism and Writing Department); artist Chris Martin (Tuesday, March 3, 6:30pm, 133/144 West 21st Street; presented by the BFA Fine Arts and BFA Visual and Critical Studies Departments); stop-motion animators The Brothers Quay (Thursday, April 2, 6:30pm, Visual Arts Theater, 333 West 23rd Street; presented by the BFA Fine Arts, BFA Visual and Critical Studies and MFA Art Criticism and Writing Departments); and painter Lisa Yuskavage (Tuesday, April 7, 7pm, 209 East 23rd Street, 3rd-floor amphitheater; presented by the BFA Fine Arts and BFA Visual and Critical Studies Departments). All AIFP events are free and open to the public; for more information, visit sva.edu/events.
Image: Paula Hayes, Terrarium, photo credit: Â© Eva Heyd, 2005.
January 16, 2009
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