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  • Jo Baer Seminar Tuesday March 8th 2011

    Jo Baer is the first artist to be invited by the Kossak Painting Fund to come to Hunter College and will critique five MFA students.  It will take take place on Tuesday March 8th at 1pm, 2nd floor of the MFA building (450 West 41st Street New York, New York 10036).  The crit will run 3 to 4 hours.

    The Five artists are: 

    Kajahl Trapp Benes
    Karen Dana Cohen
    Chris Gartrell
    Sarah Hollars
    Mathew Newton

    Ms Baer requested that those participating in the seminar and artist discussion please attend her lecture on Monday night. 

    The schedule of for Jo Baer's three day visit to Hunter College

    Monday, March 7th at 7:30,  Lang Hall. 4th floor, Hunter North
    she will make a presentation of her work at Lang Hall in conversation with Professor Anthony Huberman.  

    Tuesday, March 8: 1-5:pm (at the latest),  450 West 41st st. 2nd floor crit room
     she will do public crits of 5 students in an active seminar setting; the seminar will be comprised of 12 painters who have passed mid program review, five of whom will show their work. This is an open sesion and anyone who is interested may attend.

    Wednesday, March 9: 2-4 pm, 11th floor crit room of Hunter North
     she will have a discussion about  her own work and her ideas about art.  The active participants for this segment would be those MFA students about to graduate and the Huberman Artists' Institute seminar which is conducting an in depth study of Jo Baer's work throughout this semester.  Again this is an open session and everyone is invited to come and listen.
    Jo Baer (left) and Sarah Hollars (right) during critique at Hunter College MFA building.