Yale University School of Art
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Colleen Asper Lecture Friday October 16, 2015 353 Crown room C220 12.30 PM
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Colleen Asper, Artist and Writer

Ms. Asper received her B.F.A. from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2002 and her M.F.A. from Yale University in 2004. She also attended Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in the summer of 2006. Her work has been shown internationally, with a recent two-person show at APF Lab in New York and a recent curatorial project at the Suburban in Chicago. In addition to having been reviewed in publications such as The New York Times, The New Yorker, Time Out New York, and Modern Painters, she has contributed to publications that include The Believer, Art in America, and The Brooklyn Rail. She is the cofounder of Ad Hoc Vox, a roving series of panel discussions and events that have been hosted by galleries, nonprofits, and museums such as the Drawing Center and Andrea Rosen Gallery in New York. Ms. Asper has taught and lectured at schools that include Cooper Union; Parsons; Pratt Institute; Queens College; Brooklyn College; Maryland Institute College of Art; School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Massachusetts College of Art and Design; University of California, San Diego; and San Francisco Art Institute. She was appointed critic in painting at Yale in 2011.

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