Michael Rees, formLab’s inaugural Project Fellow, will be visiting FAR to work on a sculptural project relating to augmented reality. Rees is an artist working in themes of figuration, language, technology, and the social to weave a sculptural mélange. He is the recipient of numerous honors and grants, and his works are in the collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art and numerous private collections. Rees is Associate Professor of Sculpture and Digital Media, and Director of the Center for New Art at William Paterson University.
The lecture will be held on Thursday, November 7, at 7pm in Room 249 of the Fine Arts Building (FAB).
For more information about his work, visit www.michaelrees.com.
Sponsored by formLab at the Facility for Arts Research, Florida State University’s College of Fine Arts.
The College of Fine Arts Visiting Artists and Scholars Lecture Series is funded by a generous gift from the late Vincent and Mary Agnes Thursby.
Will Lamson – Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
John Ensor Parker – Thursday, February 13, 2014 7pm