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Friday, September 20, 2019, 1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
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Auditorium 150

Visiting Artist Lectures with Beverly McIver: 

Friday, September 20, 2019, Auditorium 150
1:00 p.m. Professional Development for Artists Presentation
6:30 p.m. Artist Talk

Sponsored by the Fine Arts Department, MCAD

McIver's Visiting Artist Lectures are presented in conjunction with the exhibition "With, Through, and Beyond: Visiting Artists Celebrate 20 Years of the Women's Art Institute." On view in MCAD's second floor galleries from September 13 to October 13. 

Free and open to the general public.

About the artist: 

Beverly McIver, born in Greensboro, North Carolina in 1962, has gained national prominence for her artwork, which challenges cultural assumptions about race, gender, and her own identity as an African American woman. McIver has received numerous grants and awards including a Rome Prize Fellowship, a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, a Radcliffe Fellowship from Harvard University, a Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation award, a distinguished Alumni Award from Pennsylvania State University, a Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award, and a Creative Capital grant. She is currently the Ebenshade Professor of the Practice in Studio Arts at Duke University.