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Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Roy R. Behrens

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Sep. 16, 2013, 7pm to 9pm

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Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Roy R. Behrens

The UNLV College of Fine Arts' Department of Art presents the Visiting Artist Lecture Series with Designer and Writer Roy R. Behrens.

Behrens has taught graphic design, illustration, and design history for more than 35 years, at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the Art Academy of Cincinnati, and other schools. Since 1990 he has been on the faculty at the University of Northern Iowa where he is a Professor of Art and Distinguished Scholar.

For many years he was associated with Ballast Quarterly Review (a "periodical commonplace book" which he founded in 1985); North American Review; Leonardo: International Journal of the Arts, Sciences and Technology; Gestalt Theory; Print Magazine, and other publications. He has written hundreds of essays and articles for these and other periodicals, including Lotus Internationale, Revista de Occidente, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, Tate, etc. As a graphic designer, he has illustrated books, short stories and poetry by Jerzy Kosinski, Margaret Atwood, Joyce Carol Oates, Joseph Langland, and other American writers.

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For more information on the Visiting Artist Lecture Series visit, the Marjorie Barrick Museum website.

Admission Information

This lecture is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

Name: Barrick Museum
Office: MSM 135
Phone: 702-895-3381
E-mail: Alisha.Kerlin@unlv.edu

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College of Fine Arts' Department of Art