Articles by Nancy Walker

 
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Witnessing Cultural Change: Reggio-Informed Documentation as a Means of Understanding the Immigrant Journey

By Nancy Walker on May 19, 2015, at 3:58 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 14, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portland, ME For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/artedconference Maine College of Art presents a conference designed to inspire …
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MFA Visiting Artist Summer Lecture Series 2015: Robert Hobbs

By Nancy Walker on May 14, 2015, at 3:28 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 3, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/mfa-visiting-artist-lecture-series Art historian Dr. Robert Hobbs has held the Rhoda Thalhimer Endowed Chair at Virginia Commonwealth University since 1991 and has been a visiting professor …
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MFA Visiting Artist Summer Lecture Series 2015: Chunghie Lee

By Nancy Walker on May 14, 2015, at 12:56 p.m.
Monday, July 27, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/mfa-visiting-artist-lecture-series Chunghie Lee is a fiber artist and writer whose study of Pojagi: Korean Traditional Wrapping Cloths, has inspired wall pieces, sculptures and wearable work. …
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MFA Visiting Artist Summer Lecture Series 2015: Inka Essenhigh

By Nancy Walker on May 14, 2015, at 12:34 p.m.
Monday, July 20, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/mfa-visiting-artist-lecture-series Inka Essenhigh’s paintings draw on an astute awareness of contemporary culture and her immediate environment. They are infused with a dreamlike, surreal sensibility – …
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MFA Visiting Artist Summer Lecture Series 2015: Christopher Whittey

By Nancy Walker on May 14, 2015, at 12:17 p.m.
Monday, July 13, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/mfa-visiting-artist-lecture-series Christopher Whittey is an artist and arts educator/ administrator whose work interrogates labor, working class issues, and relations of power in contemporary society. After …
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MFA Visiting Artist Summer Lecture Series 2015: Mary Reid Kelley & Patrick Kelley

By Nancy Walker on May 13, 2015, at 3:11 p.m.
Monday, July 6, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/mfa-visiting-artist-lecture-series Mary Reid Kelley works in collaboration with her husband Patrick Kelley. Language, literature and history inform their work, which combines video, poetry, animation, performance, and painting …
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MFA Visiting Artist Summer Lecture Series 2015: Laura Larson

By Nancy Walker on May 13, 2015, at 12:53 p.m.
Monday, June 29, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/mfa-visiting-artist-lecture-series Laura Larson is a photographer who mines the intersection between documentary and poetic practices. Her subjects range from dollhouses to dirty hotel rooms to …
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MFA Visiting Artist Summer Lecture Series 2015: Adam Brown

By Nancy Walker on May 13, 2015, at 11:30 a.m.
Monday, June 22, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/mfa-visiting-artist-lecture-series Adam Brown is an internationally recognized conceptual artist whose work incorporates art and science hybrids including living and biological systems, robotics, molecular chemistry and …
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MFA Visiting Artist Summer Lecture Series 2015: Ben Street

By Nancy Walker on May 13, 2015, at 11:17 a.m.
Thursday, June 18, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/mfa-visiting-artist-lecture-series Ben Street is a freelance art historian, museum educator, and writer. He lectures on art old and new for a variety of London museums …
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Thomas Moser: Legacy In Wood

By Nancy Walker on May 12, 2015, at 4:43 p.m.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, July 23, 2015 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.Friday, July 24, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday, July 25, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, July 26, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, July 29, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, July …
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East to East

By Nancy Walker on May 12, 2015, at 4:01 p.m.
Friday, June 5, 2015 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.Saturday, June 6, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, June 7, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, June 10, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, June 11, 2015 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.Friday, June 12, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday, June …
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Maine College of Art Open House

By Nancy Walker on May 08, 2015, at 3:44 p.m.
Saturday, May 30, 2015 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Prospective students interested in MECA’s degree programs meet current students, faculty and staff; tour the campus; learn more about our programs; and have their portfolios reviewed …
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Camille Davidson '89, Womb, encaustic and oil on panel, 24” by 24”, 2014

Camille Davidson ’89: Stone Stories

By Nancy Walker on May 08, 2015, at 3:27 p.m.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, May 28, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday, May 29, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Monday, June 1, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, June 2, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, June 3, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, June …
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Institute for American Art Discussion

By Nancy Walker on May 08, 2015, at 12:49 p.m.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Room 120, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; mneca.edu Portland, What Is Your Art World? Part II The Institute for American Art, a small project space dedicated to developing conversations about and around …
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Equality Maine Film: Children 404, at Maine College of Art

By Nancy Walker on April 30, 2015, at 10:54 a.m.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-699-5027; meca.edu Please join Equality Maine as we watch the film Children 404 at MECA on Wednesday, May 6th at 5:30pm. After the film we will …
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Megan Foster '15

Aggregate, Maine College of Art 2015 BFA Thesis Show

By Nancy Walker on April 29, 2015, at 11:51 a.m.
Friday, May 1, 2015 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.Saturday, May 2, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, May 3, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, May 6, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, May 7, 2015 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.Friday, May 8, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday, May …
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Work by Audra Christie

2015 Maine College of Art MFA Thesis Exhibition

By Nancy Walker on April 23, 2015, at 4:09 p.m.
Friday, May 8, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday, May 9, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, May 10, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, May 13, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, May 14, 2015 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.Friday, May 15, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday, May …
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The Maine Jewish Film Festival Presents: Yom Hashoah Film Project

By Nancy Walker on April 01, 2015, at 12:13 p.m.
Sunday, April 19, 2015 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Watchers Of The Sky, Directed by Edet Belzberg Sponsored by Tracy and Verne Weisberg Sunday, April 19, 2015 1:00 Community Observance – 1:30 Film …
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Art for Social Change on First Friday at Mayo Street Arts

By Nancy Walker on March 20, 2015, at 10:39 a.m.
Friday, April 3, 2015 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Public Engagement at MECA and Mayo Street Arts present Art for Social Change. April 3, 4:30-5:30pm, Mayo Street Arts, 10 Mayo Street, Portland Students from the Art …
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MECAmorphosis, MECA’s Spring Gala

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 26, 2015, at 4:15 p.m.
Friday, May 1, 2015 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portalnd, Maine For more information: 207-699-5012; meca.edu/mecamorphosis MECAmorphosis celebrates the 2015 Thesis Exhibition and introduces over 80 emerging artists graduating from Maine College of Art in the BFA program, as well as raises …
 
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