Jul 26 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies welcomes Shannon Stratton as a guest lecturer. Stratton comes to PNCA as a Visiting Artist for the Low-Res MFA in Visual Studies program’s summer intensive.
Shannon R. Stratton is the William and Mildred Lasdon Chief Curator at The Museum of Arts and Design. For 12 years she was the Director and Curator of Threewalls in Chicago, a contemporary art space that she co-founded in 2003. Threewalls founded the Hand-in-Glove Conference and later, co-founded the Common Field Network for grass roots arts initiatives as well as publishing PHONEBOOK, a guide to grass roots and alternative artist resources throughout the United States. Current exhibitions include Atmosphere for Enjoyment, the first exhibition to deal solely with Harry Bertoia’s sounding sculptures and the traveling exhibition. Also, Faith Wilding: Fearful Symmetries, the first retrospective of the work of Wilding, a key figure in the feminist art movement.