The Strauch-Mosse Visiting Artist Lectures bring world-renowned and award-winning artists to the Lesley University campus.
The Strauch-Mosse Visiting Artists Lecture Series, funded by Trustee Hans Strauch and the Mosse Foundation, was announced at the Xu Bing lecture in Prospect Hall on November 12, 2008. This lecture series and the generous benefaction that endows it enables the University to bring world-renowned and award-winning artists to the campus in support of Lesleys commitment to artistic and cultural inquiry and the integration of the arts throughout the curriculum. The series is free and open to the public.
March 2, 2016Nick Cave, Dancer, Instillation and Performing Artist
October 1, 2015Carrie Mae Weems, Multimedia Artist, Photographer, Social Activist
March 5, 2014Judith Jamison, Dancer, Choreographer, Artistic Director Emerita of the Alvin Ailey Dance Company
October 29, 2013Mark Dion, Installation artist, Sculptor
April 25, 2013Sebastiao Salgado, Photographer
November 15, 2012Marc Brown, Childrens Book author and illustrator, creator of book and television series Arthur
March 29, 2012101 Magnum Photojournalists, Photos for Press Freedom
November 21, 2010Ann Hamilton, Performance, Installation artist, MacArthur Fellow
November 17, 2011Faith Ringgold, Painter, Quilt Artist
October 14, 2010Hugh Masekela, Jazz musician
April 6, 2010Derek Wolcott, Nobel-prize winning poet and playwright
March 31, 2010Jean Shin, Installation artist, Sculptor
October 1, 2009Luis Gonzalez Palma, Photographer
October 12, 2008Xu Bing, Mixed Media artist, MacArthur Fellow
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See more photos from Sebastião Salgado's Strauch-Mosse Visiting Artist Lecture.
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