The 35th Annual UBC Art History Graduate Symposium: The Unseen

Friday, March 30th, 2012

10:30– 10:45: Opening Remarks

Panel I:

10:45 – 11:30: Chris Jones (University of Florida), “’Walk into the View’: Rephotography as Art Practice 1975-2010″

11:30 – 12:15: Frances Cullen (University of Alberta), “Stillness in Motion: Alex Prager’s Despair and the Reassessment of Cinematic Time”

12:15 – 1:15: Lunch Break

1:15 – 1:30: Keynote Introduction

1:30 – 3:00: Keynote Speaker – Dr. Darby English (University of Chicago)

3:00 – 3:30: Coffee Break

Panel II:

3:30 – 3:45: Exhibition Introduction

3:45 – 4:30: Alexandra L. Simpson (Queen’s University), “Blindness and Site: Art Illustrating the Invisible in Touch Tour Pictures”

5:00 – 7:00: The Unseen Opening Reception and Exhibition, AMS Art Gallery, Student Union Building, 6138 Student Union Boulevard, UBC

Exhibiting artists: Kevin Day & Nathan McNinch, Colin Lyons, Aydin Matlabi, Faye Mullen, Tristan Sober-Blodgett and Étienne Tremblay-Tardif

Saturday, March 31st, 2012

10:30 – 10:45: Coffee & Opening Remarks

Panel III

10:45 – 11:30: Catherine Walsh (Boston University), “Displacement and Figuration in Giambologna’s Appennino”

11:30 – 12:15: Christina Gray (UCLA), “Humour and Adolf Loos”

12:15 – 1:00: Alexey Golubev (UBC), “Unseen Materiality in Marginalia of Post-Stalinist Soviet Magazines”

1:00 – 2:00: Lunch Break

Panel IV

2:00 – 2:45: Carley Hodgkinson (NSCAD), “Re-imagining the Temporary and Void Spaces of the City”

2:45 – 3:30: Erica Zacharias (UBC), “Insight Out of Site: Staging Gordon Matta-Clark”

3:30 – 4:00: Closing Remarks

The Unseen Exhibition: Part of the 35th Annual UBC Art History Graduate Symposium
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