Conférence d'artiste invité - ANITA KUNZ

mercredi 12 octobre 2016 à 12 h 00 14 h 00
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Le Département d'arts visuels de l’Université d’Ottawa est fier de vous présenter  ANITA KUNZ, dans le cadre du programme des artistes invité(e)s 2016-2017.

Mercredi le12 octobre de midi à 13h
Département d’arts visuels
100 ave. Laurier est, pièce 114

(Cette conférence sera présenter en anglais seulement avec une session de questions bilingue)

Canadian by birth, Anita Kunz has lived in London, New York and Toronto, contributing to magazines and working for design firms internationally.She has produced cover art for many magazines including Rolling Stone, The New Yorker, Sports Illustrated, Time Magazine, Newsweek Magazine, the Atlantic Monthly and The New York Times Magazine. She has also illustrated more than fifty book jacket covers.

She has been honored with many prestigious awards and medals and her critically acclaimed paintings and sculptures have appeared in galleries world wide, including the Norman Rockwell Museum in Massachusetts and the Teatrio Cultural Association in Rome Italy. 

Her works are in the permanent collections at the Library of Congress, the Canadian Archives in Ottawa, the Musée Militaire de France in Paris, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Rome, and a number of her Time Magazine cover paintings are in the permanent collection at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington DC. Anita has been named one of the fifty most influential women in Canada by the National Post newspaper.   

She has received an honorary doctorate from the Ontario college of Art and Design in Toronto, and anotherfrom Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

She has been appointed Officer of the Order of Canada, Canada's highest civilian honor, and has received the Queen'sDiamond Jubilee medal of honour.