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Art in The Public Sphere Fall 2014

The Western University, Department of Visual Arts 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 the VAC are free and are open to the public.

Erin Sexton

Montreal based Artist with Respondent: Professor Felix Lee, Department of Chemistry, Western University
Thursday, September 18, 2014 > 7PM > NCB-117 


Derek Jarman, Tasman Richardson

A screening of a selection of Tasman's video work alongside a screening of Blue (1993) by Derek Jarman
Thursday, September 25, 2014 > 7PM > NCB-117 


Aja Rose Bond & Gabriel Saloman

Vancouver based Artists, collaborators, artists, activists on projects such as the STAG Library, the Lower Mainland Painting Co., and the Her Jazz Noise Collective
Thursday, October 2, 2014 > 7PM > NCB-117 


Ame Henderson

Choreographer (Toronto), Artistic Director of Public Recordings, AGO Artist-in-Residence
Thursday, October 9, 2014 > 7PM > NCB-117 


Nandita Biswas Mellamphy

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Western University
Thursday, October 16, 2014 > 7PM > NCB-117


Christine Swintak

Montreal/Toronto based multimedia, installation and performance Artist
Thursday, October 23, 2014 > 7PM > NCB-117


Louise Déry

Director/Curator, Galerie de l'UQAM, Montreal
Presented in partnership with McIntosh Gallery
Thursday, November 6, 2014 > 7PM > NCB-117


Nihilist Spasm Band

Legendary London, Ontario based noise band founded in 1965
Thursday, November 20, 2014 > 7PM > Artlab


Please note that the location of the Art Now lectures has been moved to a higher capacity room in the North Campus Building (NCB). NCB is located just south of the John Labatt Visual Arts Centre (VAC). Metered parking is availible in the parking lots between VAC & NCB. For more information or directions please see Western's Map Tool and search for "NCB".