Please join the Florida State University Department of Art in welcoming visiting artist, Patte Loper, who will be giving a guest lecture Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 7:00pm in Fine Arts Building (FAB), room 249. The FSU Artist Lecture Series is funded by a generous gift from the late Vincent and Mary Agnes Thursby.
Patte Loper is a painter who experiments with sculpture and video. She was born in Colorado and grew up in Tallahassee, Florida. She currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY and Boston, MA where she is on the faculty of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. She has shown her work in numerous solo and group exhibitions internationally, including:
Her work has been reviewed in Artnet, Time Out, Chicago, The Boston Globe, the Italian edition of Flash Art, and is in the collections of the Rene di Rosa Foundation, the Microsoft Corporation, and the Hirshhorn Museum. She participated in residency fellowships at the Millay Colony, Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and Lower Manhattan Cultural Center’s Swing Space. She is currently participating in the Drawing Center’s Open Sessions program and is a member artist of the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts Studio Program.