President Dr. George Smith on panel this Thursday in NYC

If you are in the NYC area, be sure to head to the School of Visual Arts this Thursday, November 3 for a panel discussion on the role of the PhD for visual artists.  The discussion will begin at 7:00 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Speakers include:

 Dr. George Smith, founder and president of the Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts (click here for Dr. Smith’s bio)

Victoria Vesna, PhD, media artist and UCLA Professor

Tim Gilman-Sevcik, artist, doctoral candidate at the European Graduate School in Switzerland

Ute Meta Bauer, MIT Associate Professor

Mary Anne Staniszewski, PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Associate Professor

Moderated by artist, educator and former President of the College Art Association Ellen K. Levy.


The Reluctant Doctorate: PhD Programs for Artists?
Thursday, November 3, 7:00 p.m.  School of Visual Arts
Presented by the BFA Fine Arts Department, School of Visual Arts
209 East 23 Street, New York, NY
3rd-floor Amphitheater
Free and open to the public