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March 25: Artist lecture by Diana Al-Hadid
Visit includes studio residency on March 26, 27.
Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office News Release, 3-22-2013
Mankato, Minn. – Diana Al-Hadid, an artist whose sculptures have been on display in more than 10 solo exhibitions in the six years she has been showing, will give an artist’s lecture at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 25 in Ostrander Auditorium, located in Minnesota State University’s Centennial Student Union.
The lecture is free and open to the public.
Al-Hadid, who lives and works in Brooklyn, N.Y., will also participate in a studio residency from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on March 26 and 27 in the Nelson Hall Sculpture Studios on the Minnesota State Mankato campus.
Al-Hadid received a master of fine arts degree in sculpture from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va., in 2005 and attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2007. Prior to that, she received a bachelor of fine arts degree in sculpture and bachelor’s degree in art history from Kent State University in 2003.
More information on Al-Hadid is available at www.dianaalhadid.com.
Al-Hadid’s lecture and residency are sponsored through the Nadine B. Andreas Endowment and are part of Minnesota State Mankato’s Art Enrichment and Andreas Endowment Series. For more information about the Minnesota State Mankato Department of Art’s 2012-13 exhibition schedule, please visit http://www.mnsu.edu/artdept/exhibitions.html, or call 507-389-6412.
Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 15,413 students, is part of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, which comprises 31 state institutions.