PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

SOUP AND SALAD LECTURE SERIES

 

65-67 town square

lima, ohio 45801

 

For Immediate Release

Contact:         Brett Shingledecker, Executive Director

                         ArtSpace/Lima - 419-222-1721; artspacelima@woh.rr.com

 

ARTSPACE/LIMA OFFERS A PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES

September 27, 2007, Lima, Ohio:  ArtSpace/Lima in conjunction with the Ohio Arts Council and The Lima City Schools will offer a general education professional development series entitled, "The Narrative Nature of the Visual Arts". The series will complement the existing exhibition, "Locked in the Attic",  featuring the work of Harry Melroy.   

The first lecture will be held Wednesday, October 10th featuring Benjamin Sapp, Director of the Mazza Museum in Findlay. On Thursday, October 18th, Hal Kugeler, Director of Publications and Graphics for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago will speak.  The third lecturer will be the artist, Harry Melroy, himself speaking Wednesday, October 24th.  All three events will be from 6pm -- 9pm and a light meal will be served. The three sessions offered will allow local educators the opportunity to earn CEU's.  Educators will be admitted free of charge; general public admission is $15.00. Please visit our website at www.artspacelima.com for additional information.   ArtSpace/Lima's gallery hours are Tues. -- Fri. from 10am to 5pm and Sat. 9am -- 2pm and we are always free and open to the public.  For further information regarding these or other events, please call Brett Shingledecker at ArtSpace/Lima 419-222-1721.

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Wednesday, October 10

 

CONTINUING

EDUCATION

PROFESSIONAL

DEVELOPMENT

LECTURE AND DINNER

SERIES

 

(In conjunction with the Ohio Arts Council and The Lima City Schools.

Free of charge to educators;

general admission, $15.00)

"The Narrative Nature of the Visual Arts:  Combing Visual Text"

 

Benjamin Sapp,  

Director,

Mazza Museum, Findlay.

Thursday, October 18

 

CONTINUING

EDUCATION

PROFESSIONAL

DEVELOPMENT

LECTURE AND DINNER SERIES

 

(In conjunction with the Ohio Arts Council and The Lima City Schools.

Free of charge to educators;

general admission, $15.00)

"The Narrative Nature of the Visual Arts:  Visual/Graphic/Visual"

 

 

 

 

Hal Kugeler, former Director of Publications and Graphics,  Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

Wednesday, October 24

 

CONTINUING

EDUCATION

PROFESSIONAL

DEVELOPMENT

LECTURE AND DINNER

SERIES

 

(In conjunction with the Ohio Arts Council and The Lima City Schools.

Free of charge to educators;

general admission, $15.00)

"The Narrative Nature of the Visual Arts:  Concerning the Narrative in Visual Art"

 

Harry Melroy,

artist and teacher.

 

A CEU certificate will be issued for each session.  All three sessions = 9 hours.

 

Additional hours of credit are available:

 

    1. Develop a one page gallery activity for lay and teaching public. These one page works should be done by October 20, 2007 so they can be used in the gallery.

              2 hours = .2 CEU's 

    1. Develop and execute at least one lesson plan that incorporates dual standards Visual Art and Language Arts.

              2 hours = .2 CEU's 

    1. T.B.A. final session at ArtSpace/Lima to share out written work and reflect on total sessions.

              2 hours = .2 CEU's

                      - Or -

Graduate Credit of 1 semester hour will be available through Ashland University for a minimal cost of $125.  Total hours of workshop = 15 hours

 

All sessions are from 6:00-9:00 p.m.