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Monthly Archives: March 2011

Interrogating the Future of Interdisciplinary Practice

{ Posted by Paul Catanese on 29.03.2011 }

The Interdisciplinary Arts Department at Columbia College Chicago is pleased to announce a call for artwork created by BA & BFA students graduating in 2011 in the US. Interrogating the Future of Interdisciplinary Practice will be juried by Dominic Molon, Chief Curator at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis. Entries are sought that demonstrate interdisciplinary risk taking, experimentation and conceptual rigor…

CBPA at Chicago Zine Fest

{ Posted by Jessica Cochran on 18.03.2011 }

CBPA will have an exhibitor table and host demos at this year’s Chicago Zine Fest…

Studio Visits with Adriane Colburn

{ Posted by Jenny Garnett on 17.03.2011 }

Maggie Puckett with Adriane Colburn

InterArts students Daniel Mellis, Liz Isakson, Maggie Pucket and CJ Mace met with artist Adriane Colburn for studio visits on Tuesday, March 15th.

Adriane Colburn is an artist based in San Francisco, CA. For the past several years, she has been working on a series of installations and maps that seek to organize and chart changes in the natural and urban landscape…

Visiting Artist Tim Barrett Lecture, Wednesday, April 6th at 6:30pm

{ Posted by Jenny Garnett on 17.03.2011 }


Visiting artist Tim Barrett will give a lecture an presentation at 6.30pm, on Wednesday, April 6th, Center for Book and Paper Arts, second floor, 1104 South Wabash Ave.

Timothy Barrett received a BA degree in Art Communications from Antioch College

in 1973. His career includes two years at Twinrocker Handmade Paper,

Inc. in Brookston, IN, two years under a Fulbright Fellowship studying papermaking

in Japan…

Mel Potter to Present at FMX Film Festival in Mexico City

{ Posted by Jenny Garnett on 16.03.2011 }

FMX Film Festival Postcard

Interdisciplinary MFA Professor Mel Potter to Present at FMX Film Festival

Mel Potter will present her animated film in progress, Ammunition for the Virgin at the FMX Festival in Mexico City…

Third Year Book and Paper Student Laurie LeBreton, artist of the month on Chicago Publishes

{ Posted by Jenny Garnett on 9.03.2011 }

Laurie LeBreton's work

Laurie LeBreton is the artist of the month on Chicago Publishes, the online home of the city of Chicago’s Publishing Industry Programs…

Book and Paper Student Haley Nagy, Critical Encounters Graduate Fellow

{ Posted by Jenny Garnett on 2.03.2011 }


Second year Book and Paper student Haley Nagy is this year’s Critical Encounters Graduate Fellow. As the Graduate Fellow, Haley is primarily responsible for planning and hosting Cafe Society events around Columbia. Originally chartered by the Illinois Humanities Council, Cafe Societies are being piloted here for the first time on college campus…