Art & Art History Current Events
A PRINTMAKING MINI-SYMPOSIUM
Friday, December 5, 2014, 1 - 4pm
PC Galleries’ Hunt-Cavanagh Gallery
Providence College, Providence, RI 02918
PC Galleries at Providence College will host “Artists Forum: A Printmaking Mini-Symposium” in conjunction with Helsingistä, a two-person exhibition by Helsinki-based printmakers Valpuri Kylmänen and Ari Pelkonen. The symposium highlights the production of six distinguished Rhode Island printmaking artists and scholars who will present short lectures on their work and share their varied perspectives on the world of printmaking. Discussion and refreshments will immediately follow the symposium presentations.
Featured speakers: Henry Ferreira; Elizabeth Ferrill; Stephen Fisher; James Janecek; Alice O’Neill; Andrew Raftery
Moderator: Jamilee Polson Lacy, Curator at PC Galleries
RSVP requested by Wednesday, December 3rd at 5pm to email@example.com.
“Artists Forum: A Printmaking Mini-Symposium” is free and open to the public. It is co-organized by Providence College Associate Professor of Art James Janecek and PC Galleries’ Curator Jamilee Polson Lacy and made possible through the support of Providence College’s Department of Art & Art History.
About Artists Forum
Working artists play an important role in public understanding and contemporary art education. PC Galleries’ colloquia series Artists Forum brings local and internationally recognized artists, critics, art professionals and more into the Galleries to expand on a theme or discipline, to share elements of their creative journeys, and to inspire and challenge Providence College students and Providence area audiences. “Artists Forum: A Printmaking Mini-Symposium” is presented within the Helsingistä exhibit, which closes January 17, 2015.
The Ceramics Department is hosting a Pit Fire on December 3rd at 4:30pm and December 4th at 6:30pm. Join us outside the ceramics building.