12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Fine Arts Building
53 Sponsored by: Theatre and Film Studies, Department of
Contact: Mark Callahan Artistic Director, ICE 706-542-7270
Speaker: John Borstel, an award-winning artist who combines aspects of photography, performance and text.Borstel is a visual artist, writer, arts administrator, and Senior Advisor for Dance Exchange, founded by Liz Lerman and regarded as one the most innovative and creatively expansive dance companies in the world. He is the co-author of Critical Response Process, and has travelled widely to teach and facilitate this unique feedback system, which emphasizes the values of dialogue and active involvement by the artist. His award-winning artistic work, combining aspects of photography, performance, and text, has been featured in exhibitions throughout the United States, Israel, and the United Kingdom. Borstel graduated from Georgetown University and serves on the faculty of Photoworks Glen Echo.Offered in conjunction with the Liz Lerman Residency, sponsored by the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, Department of Dance, Department of Theatre and Film Studies, Lamar Dodd School of Art, and Hodgson School of Music. The program is also supported in part by the President's Venture Fund through the generous gifts of the University of Georgia Partners and other donors.
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