Professor Carson co-curated “Worlds Within” with Lugene Bruno. The exhibition is on view at the Miller Gallery though November 12 and at the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation through December 15.
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Co-curated by School of Art Professor John Carson and Lugene Bruno, Worlds Within is on view at the Miller Gallery from September 23 to November 12 and at the Hunt Botanical Institute from September 22 to December 15.
John Carson is an artist who has wittily and provocatively explored the interface between high and low culture and who has sought to widen the audience for contemporary art practice. From 2006 to 2016, he served as the Head of the School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University. He is teaching Contextual Practice for the Program.
There are chapters on individual Professors Kim Beck, John Carson, Jamie Gruzska, Kristen Letts Kovak, Lenka Clayton, Caroline Record. In addition, the book includes artworks by professors James Duesing, Clayton Merrell, Jon Rubin, Susanne Slavick, Scott Andrew, Peter Mandradjieff, and Christopher McGinnis.
Professor Carson curates “So It Is” featuring Ursula Burke, Willie Doherty, Rita Duffy, John Kindness, Locky Morris, and Paul Seawright whose work responds to the political troubles of 1970s Northern Ireland. Opening Apr 7 from 6-8p, Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh. Formerly Head of School, Carson is an accomplished performance artist, educator and researcher, and native of… Read more »