If You’re in Rio, Don’t Miss These Lectures

August 4th, 2005 · 2 Comments · Artists

Bill Lundberg, Opening, 1998

Lecture: Regina Vater and Bill Lundberg
August 11, 2005

Lecture: Bill Lundberg
August 12, 2005

State University of Rio De Janeiro
Street San Francisco Xavier, 524 – Maracanã
(of the side of the Stadium of the Maracanã and the Station of the Maracanã subway)

Called of “the magician of the cinema” by Cahiers du Cinema, Bill Lundberg is one of the early pioneers of film installation. He has had solo exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art, P.S. 1, the Carnegie Museum of Art, the Blanton Museum of Art, and ArtPace. The Contemporary Arts Museum in Houston put together a retrospective of his work in 2002. He is the founder and chair of the Transmedia program in the Department of Art and Art History at the University of the Texas at Austin.

Regina Vater represented Brazil in the Venice Biennial in 1976, and received a Guggenheim fellowship in 1980. Since 1985, Vater has lived and worked in Austin, Texas. In 2002, she received the order from the Rio Branco for the promotion of culture in the exterior.

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  • MFS

    This is one of the most interesting blogs I visit, so it absolutely *tickles* me to be included in your sidebar. Keep up the great and creative work, here and “in real life.”
    MFS at M-mv

  • Meg

    Thanks so much, MFS. We both enjoy M-mv as well : )

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