Master of Arts in Visual and Critical Studies Symposium, Exhibition, and Book Launch


Thursday, May 8, 4:00–6:00 p.m.
The LeRoy Neiman Center Gallery, 37 S. Wabash Ave., 1st floor

The graduating students in the MA in Visual and Critical Studies (VCS) program share their thesis work in a symposium, which takes place in the space of Felicia Mings's curated exhibition, What We All Long For. Please join us for lively presentations of interdisciplinary work and a dynamic conversation. The event will also include a launch of the Book of Longing, Arièle Dionne-Krosnick's curated publication midway between artist book and exhibition catalog.

4:00–5:00 p.m. exhibition opening reception

  • 4:00–4:30 p.m. Marina Millou—Theocharki Practicing the European Union Treaty Performance
  • 4:30–5:00 p.m. Inside the gallery space, a conversation about the exhibit What We All Long For and the Book of Longing moderated by Kelly Lloyd

 5:156:00 p.m. VCS graduate symposium 

  • Presentation followed by a Q&A in the open space in front of SUGS. Dionne-Krosnick's presentation will be followed by Mings's.