Evergreen Kicks Off Artist Lecture Series October 17

Published: October 17, 2012 11:25 AM

Event Dates: October 17, 2012 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

The Evergreen State College is kicking off this year's Artist Lecture Series with a presentation by internationally acclaimed paper-cut artist Nikki McLure in Lecture Hall One on Wednesday October 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The series is sponsored by the Evergreen Galleries and the college’s Visual and Environmental Arts Program. Free to the public, Evergreen’s visual arts programs offer an opportunity to hear local, national and international interdisciplinary artists speak about their work. The College is located at 2700 Evergreen Parkway NW in Olympia. Parking is $2. A map of the campus is available at http://www.evergreen.edu/tour

The Series will continue on Wednesdays through November with presentations by artists Hanneline Rogeberg, painter and professor of art at Rutger’s University on October 31, Catharina Manchanda, Curator for Contemporary and Modern Art, Seattle Art Museum on November 7 and Sea-Cat on November 29. Seattle Catalog (Sea-Cat) is a collaborative art project and for-profit company created by Gretchen Bennett, Matt Offenbacher and Wynne Greenwood.

All events are open to the public and scheduled from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Lecture Hall 1.

For more information, and to see the developing program, please visit: http://blogs.evergreen.edu/artistlectureseries/