Critic & Artist Residency Series: William Wylie Artist Talk
Start: February 8, 2018 5:00 PM
End: 7:30 PM
Organizer: Gregory Allicar Museum of Art
Venue: Gregory Allicar Museum of Art, University Center for the Arts
Address: 1400 Remington St., Fort Collins, CO
WILLIAM WYLIE ARTIST TALK
Thursday, February 8 | The Griffin Foundation Gallery
Thursday, February 8 | Robert W. Hoffert Learning Center
William Wylie is a Professor of Art at the University of Virginia where he teaches photography and Director of the Studio Art Department and coordinates the Studio Art Study Abroad Program in Italy. He received his MFA from The University of Michigan and his BFA from Colorado State University. His research is primarily concerned with the recognition of how spaces are transformed by a variety of forces, including human impact. His photographs and films have been shown both nationally and internationally. Wylie’s work can be found in the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, National Gallery of Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Virginia Museum of Fine Art, and Yale University Art Museum, among others. He has been an Artist in Residence at the American Academy in Rome and the Center for Land Use Interpretation in Utah and has had numerous other university fellowships.
This project, part of the Critic and Artist Residency Series, is made possible by the FUNd at CSU, and by a grant from the City of Fort Collins Fort Fund.