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Since the 1930's Mid-America College Art Association has provided a forum for the artists/teachers of America to discuss and debate the issues of our profession, to share ideas and information of mutual benefit and to affirm the friendships and collegiality that bind us together. We are made up of art faculty, art historians, independent scholars, artists, museum professionals, and affiliate organizations; our conferences also invite graduate students to participate.

MACAA 2016 KEYNOTE

SPEAKERS


MACAA is honored to have Hal Foster, Jon Rubin and Hamza Walker as the keynote speakers for the 2016 conference at the University of Cincinnati. 

 

HAL FOSTER

Vista Foundation Lecture

Wednesday Oct. 26
6-8pm @DAAP4400

Hal Foster is an American art critic and historian. Foster's criticism focuses on the role of the avant-garde within postmodernism. 

 

JON RUBIN

FotoFocus & UC Distinguished Speaker
Thursday Oct. 27

4-5PM @DAAP4400

Jon Rubin is an interdisciplinary artist who creates interventions into public life that re-imagine individual, group and institutional behavior.

 

www.jonrubin.net

 

HAMZA WALKER

Friday Oct. 28

5-6PM
Cincinnati ContemporaryArt Center

Since 1994, Hamza Walker has served as Director of Education for The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago - a non-collecting museum devoted to contemporary art. 

 

www.renaissancesociety.org

MACAA*Mid-America College Art Association

JURIED EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITY
BETTER THAN ART

A juried survey of the expanded field of art production and outreach 


MACAA 2016 CONFERENCE ATTENDEE EXHIBITION 

 

Participate in this unique exhibition of expressive activity at MODERN MAKERS, Cincinnati’s multidisciplinary event-based art collaborative.

 

The Jury:

Catherine Richards and Ahn Tran of Modern Makers

Amanda Curreri, University of Cincinnati

Rod Northcutt, Miami University, Oxford, OH

 

Eligibility:

All MACAA 2016 conference attendees Venues Modern Makers 3025 Concordia St. Cincinnati, OH 45206

 

Exhibition Dates: Oct 27-Nov 30, 2016

Shipping/Installation: Oct 24-27 

 

How to Apply:

Combine the following into one PDF not to exceed 3mb: Resume, images of up to 3 works or proposal for project send to modernmakersartspace@gmail.com by October 7th, 2016. 

 

Application fees included with conference registration Application must follow conference registration.

 

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"STUDIO SHIFT." 2016 MACCA Conference / The University of Cincinnati, October 26-28th