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Distinguished Visiting Artist Martin Keil: Artist Practice as Social Innovation

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Distinguished Visiting Artist Martin Keil: Artist Practice as Social Innovation

28 Oct 2014 | by Lili Schliesser

Oct. 28 at 5:30 p.m. in Swan Hall (Reception at 5 p.m.) German artist Martin Keil will discuss his approach to art and his new collaboration with URI students in a lecture entitled “Community Investors: Artist Practice as Social Innovation”. Keil’s new project with URI art, engineering and communication students, Reuse: Disposable Food Packaging, aims to raise awareness about disposable […]

URI’s Visiting Artist to collaborate with students, create art for social change

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URI’s Visiting Artist to collaborate with students, create art for social change

16 Oct 2014 | by Lili Schliesser

German artist Martin Keil’s artistic ventures seek to use art to as an agent of social change toward a more sustainable society. He will discuss his approach to art and his new collaboration with URI art, engineering and communication students in a lecture entitled “Community Investors: Artist Practice as Social Innovation,” on Oct. 28 at 5:30 p.m. (reception at 5pm) in Swan Hall. […]

Assistant Professor of Film/Media releases third feature film

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Assistant Professor of Film/Media releases third feature film

12 Oct 2014 | by Lili Schliesser

Assistant Professor of Film/Media Ashish Avikunthak released his third feature-length film this year, Rati Chakravyuh. The film, which took three weeks to write and two days to shoot, is a 102-minute single-shot conversation between six newlywed couples and a priestess. The single, continuous shot gives time precedence over narrative, creating Avikunthak’s trademark “cinema of temporality.” The conversation carries themes of life, death, and religion, as […]

New director for Harrington HUB reveals plans for year

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New director for Harrington HUB reveals plans for year

11 Sep 2014 | by Lili Schliesser

If you walk into the HUB at the Language and Learning Resource Center located in Swan Hall room 301 this year and see a fresh new face, you can bet it’s Tony Balko. Balko, a whimsical, self-described media and technology junkie is the first ever director of the HUB, a part of the Harrington School of Communication. […]