School of Art Events and Lectures

Lecture: Dr. Sara Montross, Associate Curator, DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, presents “Outer Space, Inner Mind: Thoughts on Science Fiction, Psychedelia, and Art” on September 14th in Cheever 214 at 5:30 pm. 

Juan Downey, Montross talk[1]Image: Juan Downey (b. Santiago, Chile, 1940, d. New York, New York, 1993) “This Process of Communion” from the portfolio Awareness of Love, 1966. Color intaglio on paper

The Art History Department, Dr. Melissa Ragain, and the MSU School of Art are pleased to present Dr. Sara Montross, Associate Curator, DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, will present her lecture “Outer Space, Inner Mind: Thoughts on Science Fiction, Psychedelia, and Art” on September 14th in Cheever 214 at 5:30 pm. 

The talk will discuss Latin American art and science fiction in the 1960s and 1970s. The talk will build on her exhibition “Past Futures: Science Fiction, Space Travel, and Postwar Art of the Americas.” Click here to see the Facebook event.