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ICE Art+Tech Workshop #2

ICE Art+Tech Workshop #2
Monday, February 19 at 5 PM
Lamar Dodd Room S160

AI & Music

The second in a series of informal art and technology workshops focusing on the intersection of art and and computation. Discuss new trends and learn some code. Led by Connor Trotter, computer science/art student and Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities (CURO) Summer Fellow.

Surround (3/3)

Surround: an Immersive Experience
Saturday, March 3 from 7 – 11 PM
Exhibition March 3 – 11
ATHICA, 160 Tracy St.

www.facebook.com/events/361631394246594/

Surround is a multidisciplinary experience that strives to be a window into the minds of creatives who blur the lines between genre, venue, and medium specificity, who embrace the unknown, collaboration, and confrontation as it manifests sensually. Free and open to the public!

The Clown
Cooper Holmes as clown, music by Monique Osorio

Concerto for Beverley
Musicians Monique Osorio & Sahada Buckley, costumes by Ajmal Millar
The Restaurant
Play by Scott Crossman

Improv Duo
Killick Hinds (sounds), Stephanie Pharr (movement)

Lambda Celsius
Solo project (AC Carter)

Moth Sweat
Duo project (Rafael Villanueva & Ryder Seigle)

Richard Gumby
Band led by Scott Crossman, new musical project by Monique Osorio

Cult of Riggonia
Collective of musicians

New twist on drag
Alex

Artists
AC Carter
Kira Hynes
SABO
Margaret Anderson
Jeremy Kiran Fernandes
Rafael Villanueva
Logan Shirah
Jeremy Raj
William Danztler

Organized by Monique Osorio
Logo design by Jeremy Kiran Fernandes

Supported in part by Ideas for Creative Exploration (ICE) and Athens Institute for Contemporary Art.

Surround is part of the ATHICA series Beast It! supported in part through the generous support of The James E. and Betty J. Huffer Foundation, the Athens Area Arts Council, and the Georgia Council for the Arts (GCA) through the appropriations of the Georgia General Assembly. GCA also receives support from its partner agency, the National Endowment for the Arts.

Perfect Pantry (5/11)

Perfect Pantry (it all starts with a seed)
Friday, May 11 from 6 – 9 PM
Mammal Gallery
91 Broad St. SW, Atlanta

www.facebook.com/events/112448669570932/

Perfect Pantry (it all starts with a seed) is a group exhibition consisting of collages, journals, interactive work, and spoken word by those who face food insecurity in metro Atlanta.

The reception will be held Friday, May 11 from 6 – 9 PM at Mammal Gallery, 91 Broad St. SW, Atlanta, GA 30303. Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.

The exhibition Perfect Pantry (it all starts with a seed) is an emotional and interactive look into the lives of those experiencing food insecurity in metro Atlanta. In partnership with the Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communication at the University of Georgia in Athens, the Atlanta Community Food bank and select metro Atlanta food pantries, this project uses small art pieces created by food pantry clients as the the platform for food insecure individuals to share their experiences and critiques of food assistance, in the hopes of bringing change to make Atlanta food assistance models more effective.

Organized by Hillary Jourdan with support from the Atlanta Community Food Bank, selected metro Atlanta food pantries, the Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communication, and Ideas for Creative Exploration, an interdisciplinary initiative for advanced research in the arts.

ICE Art+Tech Workshop (2/7)

ICE Art+Tech Workshop
Wednesday, February 7 at 5 PM
Lamar Dodd Room S160

The first in a series of informal art and technology workshops focusing on the intersection of art and and computation. Discuss new trends and learn some code. Led by Connor Trotter, computer science/art student and Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities (CURO) Summer Fellow.

CV Workshop (2/7)

CV Workshop
Wednesday, February 7 at Noon
Lamar Dodd Room S160

A CV and resume workshop to share practical skills and advice for creative people working across disciplines. Sponsored by Ideas for Creative Exploration and open to all.

ICE Conversation: Will Alexander

ICE Conversation: Will Alexander
Thursday, January 18 at 3 PM

Rescheduled from January 17 due to inclement weather
Lamar Dodd Building Room S160

Will Alexander works in multiple genres. In addition to being a poet, he is also a novelist, essayist, aphorist, playwright, philosopher, visual artist, and pianist. His books include Asia and Haiti, The Sri Lankan Loxodrome, and Compression and Purity. Alexander has taught at many colleges and universities, including the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, the University of California, and Hofstra University, among others. His honors and awards include a Whiting Fellowship for Poetry, a California Arts Council Fellowship and the 2016 Jackson Poetry Prize.

Will Alexander’s visit is supported in part by the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts and the Creative Writing Program in the department of English. A free public reading will take place on Thursday, January 18 at 7 PM at Cine.

www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/will-alexander