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All posts tagged "lectures"

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    Interview: Folkert de Jong, an artist of spirit and Styrofoam

    Folkert de Jong is a kind of modern-day Dutch master: His sculptures convert base materials into physically and philosophically complex work that is true to that legacy in both letter and spirit. Steeped in the rich history,...

    • Posted April 17, 2011
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    Harry Shearer speaks on Silent Echo Chamber Friday at the High

    The final event listed for this year’s Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP) festival presents another brush with celebrity, an artist lecture at the High Museum by the multitalented Harry Shearer, the actor and satirist most widely known as...

    • Posted November 16, 2009
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  • To Do List

    Don’t worry. If you’re not interested in seeing more photography, there’s still plenty of artwork in other media on view this weekend. (Take for instance the Leonardo da Vinci exhibit.) But if you are one of those...

    • Posted October 16, 2009
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    To Do List

    Look out for another packed weekend for visual arts around the city. Here’s a preview of what’s coming.

    • Posted March 6, 2009
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  • levitation
    Joan Fontcuberta, Author of Ficciones*

    When I arrived at last week’s Art Papers lecture at Emory, I didn’t realize I was already familiar with the work of photographer Joan Fontcuberta. He spoke of his career as an art world jester who—without informing...

    • Posted October 24, 2008
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    How I Write: Umberto Eco’s Image Puzzle

    During his lecture, “How I Write,” at Emory University on October 5th, renowned scholar and author Umberto Eco explained that he begins his novel-writing process with two mental images—one for the story’s beginning, the other for the...

    • Posted October 13, 2008
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