Monday September 9 | 12 Noon
Spectrum Faculty Lecture: John Sturgeon
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture
John Sturgeon, professor of visual arts, is a digital media artist-poet, practicing in video, installation, performance, and interactive forms, with interests in tele-performative and streaming media collaborations. Since the early 1970s, Sturgeon has consistently utilized emerging forms of electronic media to articulate a quest for a spiritual persona. Sturgeon has exhibited and performed extensively both nationally and internationally, including solo commissions for the Museum of Modern Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and a retrospective at ICA-Boston. Notable video screenings include the Whitney Biennial and broadcasts on PBS. His artwork is represented in the collections of major museums worldwide.
This talk is part of a series of artist lectures accompanying the exhibition, Spectrum: 2013 UMBC Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition.
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