History of The Issues in Contemporary
Art Visiting Lecture Series
The 2012-13 academic year marks the 30th anniversary of Weber State University’s Issues in Contemporary Art Visiting Artist Lecture Series. The series brings to Ogden some of the foremost artists, critics and historians in the world.
The following is a list of the visiting artists who have participated in the Issues in Contemporary Art Lecture Series over the past twenty-four years.
Robert Storr, Mel Chin, Pat Ward Williams, Laurie Simmons, Siah Armajani, Komar and Melamid, Lewis Alquist, Robert Colescott, Duane Michals, Marcia Tucker, J. Paul Sires, Jason Rhoades, Claudia Gould, Lucinda Devlin, Willie Ray Parish, Roger Shimomura, Tom Lawson, Edgar Heap-of-Birds, Rackstraw Downes, Mierle Ukeles, Shelagh Keeley, Richard Prince, Fred Wilson, Susan Meiselas, Alison Saar, Whitney Chadwick, Buzz Spector, Rachelle Thiewes, Judy Pfaff, Mark Innerst, Richard Shaw, Roberta Smith, James Turrell, Buster Simpson, Gronk, Hans Haacke, Nan Goldin, Alfredo Jaar, Lucy Lippard, Lynda Benglis, Peter Schjeldahl, Eleanor Antin, Jun Kaneko, Rick Dillingham, Sue Coe, Ann Hamilton, Peter Plagens, Christy Rupp, Patrick Nagatani, Joanna Frueh, Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith, Joseph Kosuth, Janine Antoni, Annette Lemieux, Emmi Whitehorse, John Buck, Keith Carter, James Luna, Dennis Oppenheim, Garth Clark, Mary Ann Bonjorni, Patrick Zentz, Harry Taylor, Derek Boshier, Richard Leray, Yida Wang, J. Otto Seibord, Felix Angel, Mari Novotny-Jones, Caleb Weintraub