Ana Teresa Fernández, Erasure 4 (performance documentation), 2015. Oil on canvas.

Logan Lecture Series: Activated Frontiers

2017 Winter/Spring

Challenging the conventional boundaries of place, relationships, and history, these contemporary artists question the familiar and activate new frontiers through disruption and new structures.

SERIES of 6 LECTURES: BUY SERIES TICKETS >>

$48 artists, $60 DAM members, $72 nonmembers

INDIVIDUAL LECTURES (scroll down to individual lecture listings to buy tickets):

$8 volunteers, $12 artists, $15 DAM members, $18 nonmembers

DAM Contemporaries (DAMC) members and students are free with valid student ID (student must present valid student ID the night of the lecture)

TIME & LOCATION:

6:00 pm (Doors open at 5:30 pm), Sharp Auditorium, Hamilton Building

MEET THE ARTIST:

DAMC invites you to an après-lecture reception with the artist immediately following each lecture at the ART, a hotel. Enjoy conversations with some of the hottest artists working today, along with complimentary snacks and a cash bar.

  • 100th Logan Lecture: MARK BRADFORD—March 21, 2017 tentative date, tickets not on sale individually, but lecture is included in series ticket package.
  • MI TIERRA, HERE & THERE—Wednesday, April 19 GET TICKETS >>
  • ANA TERESA FERNÁNDEZ —Wednesday, May 3 GET TICKETS >>

  • INTERSECTION OF ART/DESIGN/FASHION—Wednesday, May 24 GET TICKETS >>

PAST LECTURES:

  • JOHN JOTA LEAÑOS—Wednesday, January 11
  • MELANIE SMITH—Wednesday, January 25
Still image of the video animation Frontera with a 20 minute run time, created in 2014 by artist John Jota Leaños.

John Jota Leaños, Frontera, 2014. Video animation (still), 20 minutes. © John Jota Leaños.

Still from the video Cats created in 2016 by artist Melanie Smith.

Melanie Smith, Cats, 2016. Video still. © Melanie Smith.

  • Mark Bradford, Realness, 2016
    Event: Lectures & Programs

    100th Logan Lecture: Mark Bradford

    Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

    Date tentative; watch for confirmation. Individual tickets not currently available, but Bradford lecture is included in series ticket. More

  • Daniela Edburg, The Plan, 2016. Archival ink print.
    Event: Lectures & Programs

    Logan Lecture: Mi Tierra, Here & There

    Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

    Explore echoes of a sense of belonging, here and elsewhere, in the works of Mi Tierra: Contemporary Artists Explore Place. More

  • Logan Lecture: Ana Teresa Fernández
    Event: Lectures & Programs

    Logan Lecture: Ana Teresa Fernández

    Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

    Ana Teresa Fernández explores the politics of intermingling identities and the ways it shapes culture and social rhetoric through painting, performance, and video. More