Category Visual Arts

LAB: Empirical Evidence: John Ruppert

Exhibition
LAB: Empirical Evidence: John Ruppert
Through March 16
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture presents an exhibition of work by artist John Ruppert entitled LAB: Empirical Evidence: John Ruppert. The exhibition will span the artist’s recent explorations with installation, sculptural objects, photography, and sound as it relates to the world around us. Influenced by his intense interest in natural phenomena, Ruppert’s overarching investigation will focus on the intersection of the natural world and humanity. In a broader sense, he seeks to develop a heightened consciousness of our precarious existence on the planet. (Click heading for full description.)

El Sueño Americano / The American Dream

Exhibition
El Sueño Americano / The American Dream
Through May 23
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

The Library Gallery presents an exhibition of works by Arizona-based artist Tom Kiefer, titled El Sueño Americano / The American Dream, featuring 59 photographs of everyday objects brought by migrants across the United States border with Mexico that were subsequently confiscated or forfeited at a Customs and Border Control facility in southern Arizona. (Click heading for full description.)

CIRCA Catalyst: Amy Cavanaugh and Doreen Bolger 

CIRCA Catalyst
Amy Cavanaugh and Doreen Bolger
Wednesday, March 6, noon – 1 p.m.
Room 216, Performing Arts and Humanities Building

The Center for Innovation, Research, and Creativity in the Arts (CIRCA) presents a a CIRCA Catalyst event with a program featuring Amy Cavanaugh and Doreen Bolger. IRCA Catalyst is an ongoing series promoting conversations around trans-disciplinary and interdisciplinary research that fuses the performing and visual arts with other fields of inquiry and scholarship. (Click heading for full description.)

Brooke Singer

CIRCA Presents: Brooke Singer

Visual Art
CIRCA Presents: Brooke Singer
Monday, April 1, 5 p.m.
Black Box Theatre

The Center for Innovation, Research and Creativity in the Arts (CIRCA) presents artist Brooke Singer, who will discuss her newest collaboration, Carbon Sponge, a platform to explore carbon sequestration in urban soils as a means to tackle the urgent problems of food security and anthropogenic climate change. (Click heading for full description.)

IMDA Exhibition

2019 Intermedia and Digital Arts Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition

Visual Arts
2019 Intermedia and Digital Arts (IMDA) Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition
April 9 – April 26
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

UMBC’s Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture (CADVC) and the Department of Visual Arts present the 2018 Intermedia and Digital Arts Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition. Opening Reception: Tuesday, April 9, 5 to 7 p.m. (Click heading for full description.)

Dan Bailey

“Seeing the Unseen Landscape”

Humanities Forum — Lipitz Lecture
“Seeing the Unseen Landscape”
Dan Bailey, professor of visual arts
Wednesday, May 8, 4 p.m.
132 Performing Arts and Humanities Building

In this talk, Dan Bailey considers human scale, perception, and natural landscape, which are central to his current work on long-duration photography of landscapes and a reconstruction of Baltimore’s geographic past. (Click heading for full description.)

Senior Exhibition

2019 Visual Arts Senior Exhibition

Visual Art
2019 Visual Arts Senior Exhibition
May 21 – June 14
Opening reception: Tuesday, May 21, 5 – 7 p.m.
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture presents the 2019 Visual Arts Senior Exhibition, celebrating the work of graduating seniors in Photography, Graphic Design, Cinematic Arts, Animation/Interactive Media, and Print Media. (Click heading for full description.)