UNDERSTANDING VISUAL MODERNISM


* Instructor: Nevin Mercede
* When/Where: 4-weeks (one Friday, 3 Saturdays) starting Oct 8:
                          —Friday, Oct 8, 7:30-9 PM, meets at Nonstop
                          —Saturdays 1-4 PM: Oct 9 at Dayton Art Institute; Oct 23 at Nonstop & Springfield                               Art Museum; Nov 6 at Dayton Art Institute
* Workshop Fee: $40-$120 (income-based sliding scale) plus museum fees for those who aren’t                               museum members

This is a workshop seminar examining the interplay between abstraction and representation in 20th century American Art. Workshop participants will together visit both the Dayton Art Institute (twice) and the Springfield Museum to address contemporary work directly.

Contact: (937) 767-1987 or nevin.mercede@nonstopinstitute.org

About The Instructor: Nevin Mercede is an interdisciplinary visual artist, writer, and educator, who taught at Antioch College (1998-2008) and Nonstop Institute. Her most recent exhibition 20 DEGREES NORTH, 50 DEGREES EAST, presents image-text digital prints and artist books made in response to travel in Russia. She is seeking publication of her manuscript SEEING PAINTING, parts of which will serve as the text for this workshop.