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All MCAM exhibitions and programs are open to the public. Admission is free unless otherwise stated.

Karthik Pandian, Cahokia Byōbu (Broken Screen), 2011, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, Installation View. FEB 1, 2017 GRADUATE LECTURE SERIES | KARTHIK PANDIAN: LANGUAGE AS SNEEZE 7:00 pm, DANFORTH LECTURE HALL
Pandian will touch on the involuntary in art and how it has inflected his work on the monuments of the Third Reich, Indian mounds, the black aesthetic, Roman aqueducts and camel choreography. American artist Karthik Pandian has held solo exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Bétonsalon, Paris; and Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis amongst others.
Jennifer West, Flashlight Filmstrip Projections, 2016/2014, Tramway, Glasgow Photos: Keith Hunter FEB 15, 2017 GRADUATE LECTURE SERIES | JENNIFER WEST: MEDIA ARCHEOLOGY 5:30 pm, DANFORTH LECTURE HALL
Jennifer West is an artist who has gained international recognition for her explorations of materialism in film. West is Assistant Professor of Fine Arts Practice at USC’s Roski School of Art and Design in Los Angeles. She has lectured widely on her work and ideas about “Analogital”—thoughts and philosophies on analogue film and digital mediums.
Diana Al-Hadid FEB 22, 2017 CONVERSATION WITH DIANA AL-HADID 7:00 pm, ART MUSEUM
Join us for an intimate conversation with artist Diana Al-Hadid who will share about her artistic processes, themes, and references in her work. Al-Hadid an MFA in sculpture from Virginia Commonwealth University. She later attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Maine. Her work is included in the collections of The Whitney Museum, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Weatherspoon Art Museum, and The Judith Rothschild Foundation, New York, among others. Al-Hadid has had solo exhibitions at the Secession in Vienna, Austria, Columbus College of Art and Design, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Nasher Sculpture Center, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, La Conservera, Nevada Museum of Art, and the Hammer Museum.
Youth Speaks MAR 8, 2017 YOUTH SPEAKS: BRAVE NEW VOICES 7:00 pm, ART MUSEUM
Through the intersection of arts education and youth development practices, civic engagement strategies, and high quality artistic presentation, Youth Speaks creates safe spaces that challenge young people to find, develop, publicly present, and apply their voices as creators of societal change.