Alumni Achievements

Dr. Kathy Desmond

  • Presented paper, “Theoretical Issues Related to Art and Design: Empathy and Judgment in Contemporary Art Practice” at the PCA/ACA National Conference, April 2017
  • Presented at the “Invisibility and Unfinalizability in the Field of Art and Aesthetics” at The Third Nomadikon and Center for the Ethics of Seeing Conference, Fall 2016
  • Exhibition: Occupying Her Space: Redressing Power was exhibited at the Sarah Doyle Gallery at Brown University, Fall 2016
  • Curated Predictions, an exhibition for the Nave Gallery Annex in Somerville, MA, Nov. 2015
  • Presented, “Storytelling: Historical Imagination in Contemporary Literature, Media and Visual Arts,” University of Turku, Finland. June, 2015
  • Panelist “Dialogic Exchange and the Use of Empathy in Contemporary Art Practice” at The Ethics of Storytelling: Historical Imagination in Contemporary Literature, Media and Visual Arts Conference at the University of Turku in Finland, 2015
  • Solo exhibition, Kathy Desmond: Contemporary Antiquities at the Spencer Presentation Gallery in the Manninen Center for the Arts at Endicott College, February-May 2015
  • Presented paper, “Dialogic Engagement and the Third in Contemporary Art Practice,” 15th Annual Bakhtin Conference, Stockholm, Sweden, July 2014
  • Visiting Artist at the American Academy in Rome, Italy, March 2014
  • Full Fellowship Artist Residency at Vermont Studio Center, April, 2014
  • Panelist, "The Contingent Notion of Truth in Contemporary Art Practice," WordImage/ImageWord National Conference on Liberal Arts and the Education of Artists, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY 2012