Programs + Events

Manifest | Silent Witness: A Panel Discussion with Laura Letinsky, Jason Lazarus, Fernando Orellana, and Herman Starks
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 | 280 S. Columbus Drive, Room 117, 60603 | 12:00–1:00 p.m.

Amanda Taves will discuss themes from her solo exhibition, Manifest, that intersect with the interests of a panel of working artists which includes: Laura Letinsky, Professor in the Department of Visual Arts, University of Chicago; Jason Lazarus, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Photography, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Fernando Orellana (BFA, 1998), Associate Professor of Visual Arts, Union College; and Herman Starks, Instructor, Liberal Arts, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The discussion will focus on the hidden life of objects, their significance, and the intimacy of shared histories, among other themes.

This panel was made possible with the support of the Student Union Galleries at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and The Department of Visual Arts at Union College, New York.

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Exhibitions are organized and produced by the SUGs directors:
Kara Jefts, Sneha Shah, Andrea Chiu, Betany Porter, and Evan Baird.