Art Now! with Dr. Paul Ivey

Art Now! with Dr. Paul Ivey

September 19, 2017 6:00pm - 7:00pm

ArtNow! with Dr. Paul Ivey
Tuesday, September 19
6:00pm – 7:00pm

Dr. Paul Ivey is Professor of Art History teaching Modern and Contemporary Art. He researches the built environments and compounds of alternative & esoteric American religious and communal groups. He is the author of Radiance from Halcyon: A Utopian Experiment in Religion and Science and Prayers in Stone: Christian Science Architecture in the United States, 1894-1930. His research interests include metaphysical, Eastern, and esoteric religions in the United States that evolved during the Progressive Era. He studies the art & architecture; class & institutional structures; theology; therapeutic ideals; and political & representational strategies of these related & indigenous religious/philosophical/therapeutic groups. For this lecture, Dr. Ivey will discuss Junk Art, Dadaists, Surrealists, Nouveau, Realists, YBR’s, and more!

ArtNow! gives you the opportunity to engage with wildly disparate practices collectively known as “the art of our time” during this playful lecture series.

FREE for MOCA members, non-members $10
Admission includes light snacks and refreshments