Graduate Lecture Series: Ania Jaworska
February 03, 2020
MFA in Applied Craft + Design is excited to welcome architect, designer and educator Ania Jaworska for a lecture on her work and practice as part of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies Spring 2020 Lecture Series.
Ania Jaworska is an architect, designer and educator. Her practice focuses on exploring the connection between art and architecture and her work explores bold simple forms, humor, commentary and conceptual, historical, and cultural references. She is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Architecture. She holds a master’s degree in architecture from Cracow University of Technology in Poland as well as the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Michigan.
Her work was presented at the Venice Biennale, Chicago Architectural Biennale, Lisbon Architecture Triennale, MOMA, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Cranbrook Art Museum, Kungstewerbemuseum, Chicago Cultural Center, Graham Foundation, Harvard University GSD, Storefront for Art and Architecture, Chamber Gallery, Friedman Benda Gallery, Taiwan Craft Research and Development Institute, amongst others. She is a 2017 MoMA PS1 Young Architects Program Finalist.
Her design work is represented by Volume Gallery.
Free and open to the public. Can’t be there in person? Watch on our livestream channel:
Be sure to see MA Critical Studies Student, Jason Le, moderate Andrew Tay and Stephen Thompson's discussion of their performance, Make Banana Cry!
The Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies is happy to present a panel discussion with scholars Christopher Ian Foster + Carmen P. Thompson!
Launch your future in art and design! Visit with counselors, admissions team members, and faculty from art and design schools for a portfolio review before applying to colleges or universities.
Join PNCA's MFA Applied Craft + Design Chair Sara Huston, faculty member and mentor Abbie Miller and artist and craftswoman Annica Cuppetelli in conversation as they delve into their individual use of both hand work and machine techniques, and share their research on the various layers of production and information that are intertwined with objects, processes, and materials, as well as their need to evolve, adapt, and establish craft in relationship to making and industry. The event will be at GMA Architects, where Miller’s ongoing exhibition serves as a backdrop for the talk.
October 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm PDT
GMA Architects Office building, 240 N Broadway, Unit 203 Portland, OR 97227
This event is part of Portland Textile Month https://www.textilex.org/event/the-evolving-hand/