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Cuban artist Glexis Novoa shares insights about his work during the opening celebration for CAM's exhibition Climate Change: Cuba/USA. (photo: Anthony Wong Palms)

Upcoming events

All USFCAM and Graphicstudio events are FREE unless otherwise noted.
For reasonable accommodations please contact Amy at amyallison@usf.edu or (813) 974-4164. (FL Relay 711)

 

August 28

Art & Ice – Discover CAM: Week of Welcome (WoW) Event
3-5pm, USF Contemporary Art Museum

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This welcome back event invites students to connect and engage with the exhibition The Return of the Real: Robert Lazzarini and Rodrigo Valenzuela, enjoy icy treats and participate in an art challenge for prizes! Co-sponsored by CAM Club.

 

Rodrigo Valenzuela. Barricade No. 3, 2017. archival pigment print mounted on Dibond, 55 x 45 inches

September 6

The Return of the Real - Artists' Conversation + Reception
6-9pm, USF Contemporary Art Museum

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Join us at 6pm for a conversation in the galleries with artists Robert Lazzarini and Rodrigo Valenzuela, and USFCAM Curator-at-large Christian Viveros-Fauné. The exhibition reception for The Return of the Real follows from 7–9pm. Free and open to the public.

 

Alex Da Corte, "Rubber Pencil Devil" (still), 2018. Video, color/sound. Image courtesy of the artist and Karma

September 10

Stink! Stank! Stunk! - Alex Da Corte Artist Talk
7pm, Tampa Theatre, 711 N Franklin St, Tampa, Florida 33602
Free event; Eventbrite RSVP at tiny.cc/stunk.

Celebrated conceptual artist Alex Da Corte will discuss his reworking of American pop culture as well as his recent contributions to the 57th Carnegie International and the 58th Venice Biennale. This is a free event presented by the USF Institute for Research in Art, and supported by the USF Contemporary Art Museum (ACE) Art for Community Engagement Fund Patrons. Free event; Eventbrite RSVP at tiny.cc/stunk.

 

DETAIL: Robert Lazzarini, chain-link fence (torn), 2012. steel and pigment. 134 x 276 x 75 in.Courtesy of the artist and Marlborough, New York and London

September 25

The Return of the Real - Curator's Tour
7-8pm, USF Contemporary Art Museum

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USFCAM Curator-at-large Christian Viveros-Fauné will lead a gallery tour and discussion of The Return of the Real.

 

Robert Lazzarini, motel door (kicked in), 2012.wood, Plexiglas and paint. 102 x 70 x 48 in. Courtesy of the artist and Marlborough, New York and London

September 26

Symposium - My Perception Is Your Reality: Shared Truths In the Age of Fake News, Alternative Facts and Fabricated Fear
11am–12:30pm, USF School of Music Conference Center (MUS172)

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Please join panelists Daniel Funke (staff writer covering online misinformation for PolitiFact), Joe Fig (artist, writer, department head Ringling College of Art and Design), Dr. Aisha Durham (professor, Hip Hop Feminist, author), and Noelle Mason (artist, professor) as they engage in a lively discussion of political and contemporary aesthetic considerations raised by the exhibition The Return of the Real, moderated by USFCAM Curator-at-large Christian Viveros-Fauné. Sponsored in part by CAM Club. American Sign Language interpreters will be present at this event.

 

DETAIL: Robert Lazzarini, chain-link fence (torn), 2012. steel and pigment. 134 x 276 x 75 in.Courtesy of the artist and Marlborough, New York and London

October 2

CAM Club Exhibition Tour - The Return of the Real
2pm, USF Contemporary Art Museum

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CAM Club will lead a tour of the exhibition, The Return of the Real.

 

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October 25–28

Graphicstudio in New York: Fine Art Print Fair
River Pavilion, Javits Center, New York, NY

Visitors have an unrivaled opportunity to view and acquire outstanding works across the diverse range of periods and specialties represented by the International Fine Print Dealers Association’s exhibiting members. While the Fair is known among museum curators and major collectors for its rare and exceptional prints, excellent works can be found in all price ranges, including exciting new projects from today’s leading and emerging artists. More info at printfair.com.

 

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December 5–9

Graphicstudio in Miami Beach: Ink Miami Art Fair
Suites of Dorchester
1850 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL

The INK Miami art fair is held annually in December during Art Basel Miami Beach with a unique focus on modern and contemporary works on paper by internationally renowned artists. Sponsored by the International Fine Print Dealers Association, the exhibitors are selected from among members and by invitation for their outstanding ability to offer collectors a diverse survey of 20th century masterworks and just-published editions by leading contemporary artists. For more info: inkartfair.com.



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