The Visiting Artist, Scholar, and Designer Program

2010-2011 series

photo of a person in a cot under a pile of garments only boots showing
January 24, 2011


2010-2011, Past

Guerra de la Paz is the composite name of Cuban-born, Miami-based artist duo Alain Guerra and Neraldo de la Paz, who have been collaborating since 1996. Guerra de la Paz’s work, while focusing on sculpture and installation, ranges in...

January 6, 2010

Rick Valicenti // Difference Making

2010-2011, Past

Rick Valicenti is the founder and design director of Thirst/Chicago, a firm devoted to art, function and real human presence that has been influencing the design discourse internationally since 1988. In October 2006, Rick was awarded...

LUCY LIPPARD lecture graphic showing defaced monument
January 5, 2010

Lucy Lippard // Imagine Being Here Now

2010-2011, Past

Lucy R. Lippard is a writer, curator, activist, and author of 21 books on contemporary art and cultural criticism. At the time of her lecture, she had recently authored works including Down Country: The Tano of the Galisteo Basin,...

a ball of yarn or cat or squirrel
January 2, 2010


2010-2011, Past

Raised by Japanese manga comics and hip-hop culture, and passionate about art and music since his childhood, SupaKitch found in the street a large choice of mediums and sources of inspiration that flourish in his work. His first...