Art Now! Speakers' Series Presents: Art in the Public Sphere #2


Art and Related Professional Careers

With Special Guest Speakers:

Kate Graham - Director, Community Research at Public Square Research; Instructor,King's University College and Western University.

Kate is currently in her 4th year of a PhD in Political Science at Western University, with a focus on local government and urban politics. Her dissertation focuses on the role of urban mayors in Canada. She also holds a Master of Public Administration degree from Western's Local Government Program.

Terry Rice - Executive Director (Marketing Communications), Western University

Rice completed the High Potentials Leadership Program at Harvard Business School (Executive Education) in 2014. He earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree (1998) and his Master of Arts degree (Journalism 2000) from Western University and since August of 2000 he has worked full-time in the University’s Department of Communications and Public Affairs. 

The Department of Visual Arts at Western University is pleased to present the Art in the Public Sphere series of speakers and exhibitions. This important series provides unique opportunities to engage with local, national, and international artists, curators, and scholars. All events hosted at Western University are free and are open to the public. Coinciding with the departments' 50th anniversary celebrations, Visual Arts presents, "The Returners" featuring past graduates, faculty and artists originally from London Ontario. The Fall 2017 series is organized by Prof. Patrick Mahon as part of ongoing academic offerings at the Department of Visual Art at Western University.


Patrick Manhon - Director of the School for Advanced Studies in the Arts and Humanities
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