Visiting Artist Lecture: Eric Conrad

Calendar: School of Art
Start: August 19, 2014 7 p.m.
Location: Art and Journalism Building, Room 225

Contact Details

Jacinda Russell
765-285-1985
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Eric Conrad will give a lecture on Tuesday, August 19 immediately following the Atrium Gallery reception for his exhibition "Mix-Ups." The lecture will take place in the Art and Journalism Building, AJ 225, at 7:00 p.m.

Born in Toronto, Eric Conrad received his MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. He has exhibited in national and international venues, including galleries in New York, Colorado, Massachusetts, Florida, Oregon, Illinois, Iowa, California, Hungary, and New Zealand. Conrad’s work was recently displayed in the Miami International Airport. Additionally, he has received several grants to support his work, such as a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, and has attended a number of artist residency programs including: the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Massachusetts; the Frans Masereel Centrum in Kasterlee, Belgium; as well as the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts in Omaha, Nebraska. Conrad lives and works in Lawrence, Kansas and he is an associate professor of art at Emporia State University.

Conrad’s lecture about his work coincides with his exhibition Mix-ups in the Atrium Gallery.

Learn more about Eric Conrad and his artwork. 

View the School of Art's full 2014-15 Visiting Artists, Designers and Scholars program