Dec 13 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
The MFA in Visual Studies program is excited to welcome artist and musician Becca Albee for a lecture on their work and practice as part of the 2018 Visiting Artist Lecture Series.
Becca Albee is a Brooklyn-based visual artist and is currently an Associate Professor of Art at The City College of New York, CUNY. Albee’s experience as an artist began in playing music and participating in the feminist music community in Olympia, Washington. Albee’s recent solo exhibitions include SITUATIONS, New York; Et al., San Francisco; and 356 S. Mission Rd, Los Angeles. Recent group exhibitions include the Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME; Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin; CAM, Raleigh; and Art in General, Brooklyn. Albee has received fellowships and residencies awarded by The MacDowell Colony, Yaddo, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Fundación Botín, Artlink Ireland, Blue Mountain Center, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, and Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Albee’s papers are in the Riot Grrrl Collection at New York University’s Fales Library & Special Collections.
The MFA in Visual Studies Visiting Artist Lecture Series brings artists, scholars, designers, curators, and critics from around the globe to engage with students and the wider community in a variety of formats, including lectures, conversations, panel discussions, group critiques, workshops, and studio visits. These visiting art practitioners contribute to, challenge, and expand the academic and artistic discourse at PNCA, extending the opportunities for instruction and learning.