Lecture: Amy Winter on Reading the Signs: The Art of H.A. Sigg
Thursday, March 13, 6-7 p.m. (Art Museum)
Reading The Signs: The Art of H.A. Sigg
Amy H. Winter, Ph.D., Director and Curator of the Godwin-Ternbach Museum, Queens College, CUNY, NY
H. A. Sigg’s landscapes are composed of abstractions that reflect, rather than reproduce, nature itself. Calligraphic and geometric forms stand in for rivers and fields; drifting barges of light and color suggest clouds and mists observed in the morning or evening skies. This talk will explore the language invented by the artist that captures the essence and spirit of the forms and phenomena of the
Movie Night ~ Tron Legacy
Movie Night @ the Art Museum
Thursday, March 20, 7 p.m. (Art Museum)
Tron Legacy (2010)
The son of a virtual world designer begins to look for his missing father and then unexpectedly finds himself inside the digital world his father created. Starring Jeff Bridges, Garrett Hedlund, and Olivia Wilde. Directed by Joseph Kosinski.
A free program including storytime led by the Lane Public ibrary children's department, paired with a related craft. For children ages 3-5, accompanied by an adult.
Thursday, March 27, 10 a.m.-Noon
Thursday, April 24, 10 a.m.-Noon
Faculty & Staff Information Session
Friday, March 14, Noon-1 p.m.
Join us at the Miami University Art Museum for one of two information sessions highlighting the upcoming exhibitions. Museum staff will present the slate of exhibitions for the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters. Learn how these exhibitions can benefit you and your students, and serve as educational resources for in-class and in-gallery (guided or self-guided) course instruction. These brown bag lunch information sessions will be held in the auditorium of the Art Museum. Drinks and snacks will be provided. [LINK]
The Miami University Art Museum pursues an active role in the overall cultural life of the southwest Ohio region, recognizing dual goals of public outreach and university cooperation in keeping with the broad scope of a university that emphasizes liberal education.