Kent Blossom Art Lecture Series

As part of the Kent Blossom Art Intensives every year, visiting artists give public presentations on their work. All artist lectures are free and open to all. 

All presentations take place at 5 p.m. in the Center for the Visual Arts (325 Terrace Dr.), Room 165.

Parking: Free parking is available for these events only behind the Center for the Visual Arts (325 Terrace Drive) in the R19 lot and in the adjacent R2 lot by the Business Administration Building (475 Terrace Drive).  The Visitor’s Lot by the Student Center is also available.  

Summer 2023 Lecture Series

Ceramics: Materials, Methods, Meaning

Resident Faculty: Peter Johnson
Visiting Artists: Heesoo Lee and Steven Young Lee

Heesoo Lee: May 22, 2023
Steven Young Lee: May 27, 2023

Glass: Sculptural Glass & the Decorated Surface

Resident Faculty: Davin Ebanks
Visiting Artist: Leo Tecosky and Aya Oki

Leo Tecosky: May 19, 2023
Aya Oki: May 25, 2023

Painting: Color and Curiosity

Resident Faculty: Shawn Powell
Visiting Artists: Alteronce Gumby and Kelsey Shwetz

Alteronce Gumby: May 23, 2023
Kelsey Shwetz: May 26, 2023

Textiles: Line, Surface, and Space

Resident Faculty: John Paul Morabito
Visiting Artists: Melissa Leandro and José Santiago Pérez

Melissa Leandro: May 24, 2023
José Santiago Pérez: May 29, 2023