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John Edwin Mason on Gordon Parks and Muhammad Ali

July 9, 2020
John Edwin Mason on Gordon Parks and Muhammad Ali

John Edwin Mason, The Latest and Truest World: Gordon Parks and Muhammad Ali This talk explores the special relationship between Gordon Parks and Muhammad Ali. Parks photographed the heavyweight champion for two separate Life magazine photo-essays. The time that they spent together allowed a friendship to grow. It was built in part on an almost familial […]

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July 9, 2020
'Last Night at the Lobster'

Last Night at the Lobster by Steward O'Nan Delve into a discussion with Beth Golay, host of KMUW’s podcast Marginalia, on this poignant and redemptive story set in the workaday world. Visit our program partner, Watermark Books, for your copy today. Registration is required.

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July 9, 2020
UPDATE: Zhang Huan

The Ulrich Museum of Art will not have an artist talk with Zhang Huan on Tuesday evening, October 27, as originally planned. Huan, who is working on a project in a remote part of China with extremely limited access to wifi, sends his regrets. In his place, however, he has sent six video shorts selected […]

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July 9, 2020
'A Girl is a Body of Water'

A Girl is a Body of Water by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi Delve into a discussion with Beth Golay, host of KMUW’s podcast Marginalia, on this powerful portrait of a young Ugandan girl and her family. Visit our program partner, Watermark Books, for your copy today. Registration is required.

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July 9, 2020
Larry Schwarm

Wichita artist Larry Schwarm will join us from his studio and home to talk about his past and current projects, including his photographs of controlled agricultural burning in the Flint Hills. The billboard with Schwarm’s work goes on view in September at 4355 S. K-15. Registration is required.

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July 9, 2020
Terry Evans

Chicago-based artist Terry Evans is known for her photographs of the people and landscapes of rural America and the Great Plains, particularly her native Kansas. The billboard with Evans’ work goes on view in August at 1101 N. West Street. Registration is required.

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July 9, 2020
Jaune Quick-to-See Smith

Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, a member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Nation in Montana, conveys both humorous and poignant socio-political Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, a member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Nation in Montana, conveys both humorous and poignant socio-political commentary through her complex paintings and prints. The billboard with Smith’s work is currently on […]

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July 9, 2020
'Running with Sherman'

Author Christopher McDougall will join Beth Golay, host of KMUW’s podcast Marginalia, to discuss his latest book, Running with Sherman: The Donkey with the Heart of a Hero. Visit our program partner, Watermark Books, for your copy today. Registration is required.

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July 9, 2020
Gajin Fujita

Los Angeles-based artist Gajin Fujita’s large-scale paintings merge graffiti, from his beginnings with K2S crew in his home of Boyle Heights, with traditional Japanese mythical figures, ukiyo-e woodcuts, and pop culture imagery. Registration is required.

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July 9, 2020
Hank Willis Thomas with Dr. Deborah Willis

Hank Willis Thomas is a conceptual artist working primarily with themes related to perspective, identity, media, and popular culture. He is also the co-founder of For Freedoms, a platform for creative civic engagement, discourse, and direct action. Willis' I Am a Man is featured in the Ulrich + Artists + You Community Billboard Project July […]

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July 9, 2020
'Gilead: A Novel'

Delve into a discussion with Beth Golay, host of KMUW’s podcast Marginalia, on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Marilynne Robinson. Visit our program partner, Watermark Books, for your copy today. Registration is required.

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July 9, 2020
Race and Parenting: Finding a Way to Move Forward. *NOTE: This program has been rescheduled. New date TBD.

How are race and parenting interwoven in your home? Join us for an open dialogue for parents in the community from different ethnic and racial backgrounds about how we talk to our kids about race, racism and identity. Registration is required.

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July 9, 2020
Alice Aycock: A Brief History

Sculptor Alice Aycock will join us from her studio in SoHo, New York in the lead-up to the August 4th installation of Twister Grande (tall). The billboard with Aycock’s work goes on view in August at 1619 North Rock Road. Registration is required.

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July 9, 2020
In the Studio with Patrick Duegaw

In 1990, Patrick Duegaw co-founded Fisch Haus, a multi-disciplinary art facility and the cornerstone of the Commerce Arts District. The billboard with Duegaw’s work goes on view in July at 1219 E. Douglas. Registration is required.

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