Dec 2: Reception Night at MCA

Don’t miss a big night at MCA on Saturday, December 2! Memphis College of Art will be hosting a special reception on December 2 for all three exhibits on view. A Guest Lecture with Dr. Rosemarie Garland-Thomson in conjunction with the Creativity and Inclusivity Exhibition will also be given prior to the reception in Callicott Auditorium.

RECEPTION: Saturday, December 2, 6 – 8pm, Rust Hall, MCA, Overton Park

GUEST LECTURE: Saturday, December 2, 5 – 6pm, Callicott Auditorium, Rust Hall, MCA, Overton Park

Free and open to the public. Three exhibits on view: 2017 BFA Thesis Exhibit, Creativity and Inclusivity, and Works by Jan Hankins.

Main Gallery:

2017 BFA Thesis Exhibit

Works from graduating seniors in the BFA program will be on view. More information here.

Lower Gallery:

Creativity and Inclusivity: Disability and Art in the Memphis Community

Exhibition of work created by artists from Memphis Center for Independent Living (MCIL), Shelby Residential and Vocational Services (SRVS), and MCA. This exhibition is ADA accessible. Audio guides and braille texts are available. Viewers can touch some of the artwork. More information here.

Guest Lecture: December 2, 5:00-6:00pm in Callicott Auditorium in Rust Hall prior to the Reception. Dr. Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, Professor of English and bioethics at Emory University. More information here.

Alumni Gallery:

Works by Jan Hankins

Exhibit will be on view from November 29 to December 14. More information here.


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