Interviews and conversations with Arts Division movers and shakers.
Works and Ideas
Sun, Nov 1, 2020, 12:00 am to Fri, Jun 30, 2023, 12:00 am
Join Laurie Palmer, artist and professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz, for a walk that invites us to look closely at lichens. How can a tiny organism transform our understanding of big structural problems and human relations?Sat, Mar 25, 2023, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pmInstitute of the Arts and Sciences: 100 Panetta Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Join Luke A. Fidler, Curator, for a walkthrough of the two exhibitions, Ashley Hunt: Degrees of Visibility/Ashes Ashes and Sky Hopinka: Seeing and Seen, currently on view at the new Institute of the Arts and Sciences Galleries on the westside of Santa Cruz.Sat, Apr 8, 2023, 2:00 pmInstitute of the Arts and Sciences: 100 Panetta Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Patrick Michael Ballard, a “fool magician” with a poet’s sensibility, pursued creative endeavors spanning visual arts to performance before landing at UC Santa Cruz this year as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Performance, Play and Design.
For James Gordon Williams, music is a calling, not a choice. It’s a sonic art that can close distances between people in a divisive world.
From Lima, Peru, Rio de Janeiro, and Mexico City to Florida and Washington, DC, Meredith Dyer, the department manager for the History of Art and Visual Culture (HAVC) department at UC Santa Cruz, has lived a culturally rich and fascinating life. The daughter of educators, her father was a professor on a Fulbright fellowship when he brought his young family to Lima, Peru.