McKnight Discussion Series at Mia / Feb 2019
Susan Cross, Tamsie Ringler, Piotr SzyhalskiEvent Website
- Panel Discussion
- Fri Feb 15th 6:30PM CST
2400 3rd Ave S
Minneapolis ( map )
This discussion series pairs a nationally-recognized art critic or curator with two McKnight Visual Artist Fellows and offers attendees an opportunity to learn more about the fellowship recipients as well as how their work intersects with broader contemporary art ideas and concerns.
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
Susan Cross (moderator) is the curator of visual arts at MASS MoCA, where she has organized major exhibitions and new commissions by Alex Da Corte, Liz Deschenes, Spencer Finch, Liz Glynn, Katharina Grosse, Steffani Jemison, Guillaume Leblon, Richard Nonas, and Simon Starling, among others.
Tamsie Ringler’s (artist) artistic practice focuses on landscape sculpture and public art installations that engage environmental awareness. A resident of St. Paul, MN, Ringler teaches foundry and sculpture at the University of Minnesota–Twin Cities.
Piotr Szyhalski (artist) is a Polish-born, US-based multimedia artist whose works move between installation, performance, moving image, painting, photography, drawing, sound, and design to explore issues related to human ecology and extreme historical phenomena.