2005 Eric Yake Kenagy Visiting Artist

Terry BarrettTerry Barrett

An expert in contemporary art criticism, Dr. Terry Barrett is Professor of Art Education at The Ohio State University. He is the first art educator to be a visiting artist in the Kenagy series.

Barrett, an art critic in education for the Ohio Arts Council, is the recipient of the Ohio State University Distinguished Teaching Award and is an Honored Educator of the Midwest Society for Photographic Education. He has written five books, including Art: Form and Meaning; Interpreting Art: Reflecting, Wondering and Responding; Criticizing Art: Understanding the Contemporary; Criticizing Photographs: An Introduction to Understanding Images; and Talking about Student Art.

Visiting Artist Schedule

Thursday, Oct. 20 Friday, Oct. 21
9:30-10:30 a.m.

Session with art students
Hershberger Art Gallery

9-10 a.m.

Discussion with art students
Music Center, Room 153

2-3 p.m.

Session with art students
Hershberger Art Gallery

11:30 a.m. -
1 p.m.

Lunch with art students
Westlawn Lounge

7-8 p.m.

Eric Yake Kenagy lecture by Terry Barrett, "Art and Meaning"
Rieth Recital Hall, Music Center

3-4 p.m.

Discussion with art students: "100 Artists Find God"
Ad Building, Room 28

8 p.m.

Opening reception for exhibit of work from Printworks Gallery in Chicago
Hershberger Art Gallery

Thursday evening lecture is a public even and all are welcome. The other sessions are for GC students and faculty.

Previous visiting artists:

Ursula Von Rydingsvard, sculpture, 2004 (fall)
Goat Island, performance, 2004 (spring)
Vera Klement, painter, 2003
Robert Ebendorf, jewelry, 2002
Miriam Schapiro, painter and other media, New York, 2001
Ken Heibert, graphic designer, Philadelphia, 1999
Mary Ellen Mark, photographer, New York, 1998
Hollis Sigler, painter and printmaker, Chicago, 1998
• Franz Schulze, Art Critic, Chicago, 1996
Toshiko Takaezu, Ceramist, Elizabethtown, New Jersey, 1996
• Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, Painter, New Mexico, 1995
• Robert Blackburn, Printmaker, New York, 1994
• Ruth Weisburg, Painter, Los Angeles, 1993
• Richard Hunt, Sculptor, Chicago, 1992
• Deborah Remington, Painter, New York, 1990
• James Melchert, Conceptualist, Berkeley, 1989
• Ruth Duckworth, Ceramist, Chicago, 1987,

Visiting artists archive page.