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Marilyn Arsem Lecture @Massachusetts College of Art

  • Design and Media Center Lecture Hall 621 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA, 02115 United States (map)

Marilyn Arsem

Massachusetts College of Art and Design : Visiting Artist Summer 2017 Lecture Series

Wednesday July 12, 2017
6pm - 8pm | Design and Media Center Lecture Hall | 621 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115

Performance artist Marilyn Arsem has been creating live events since 1975, ranging from solo performances to large-scale interactive works incorporating installation and performance. She has presented her work at festivals, alternative spaces, galleries, museums, universities and conferences in 28 countries throughout Europe, Asia, in the Middle East, and in North and South America. In 2017 she received a Massachusetts Cultural Council Fellowship. In 2015 she was awarded the Maud Morgan Prize by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, where she presented a 100 day performance, 100 Ways to Consider Time. She established one of the most extensive programs internationally in visually-based performance art at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, where she taught for 27 years. She has been a member of Mobius, Inc. since she founded the organization in 1977.

This lecture series is free and open to the public.

photo: Marilyn Arsem. 7 day / 24 hour durational performance, Venice International Performance Art Week, 2014,  Photograph by Monika Sobczak