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LECTURE: Gallery Talk with Nicholas Sawicki

Thursday, Oct 22, 2015 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM – ZOELLNER, Main Gallery

Object as Subject: The LUAG Teaching Collection Gallery Talk with guest essayist Nicholas Sawicki, Associate Professor of Art History, and LUAG Director/Curator, Ricardo Viera.

Nicholas Sawicki is an Assistant Professor of art history and currently holds Lehigh’s Frank Hook Assistant Professorship.  His area of specialization is European modernism, and he teaches a range of courses on the subject, in addition to more general introductory courses in art history.  He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. from New York University.

Ricardo Viera is professor of art and Director/Chief Curator of the Lehigh University Art Galleries/Museum Operation, where he has established a visual laboratory program with the LUAG work/study collection and a nationally recognized collection of Latin American photography and video.  Professor Viera teaches courses in museum and curatorial studies, independent topics in the history of photography, public art, visual thinking strategies and multimedia/new media workshops.

Reception to follow.

All LUAG exhibitions and events are free and open to the public.

This is a 5 x 10 event.