Mar 01, 2012 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
2019 Morrill Hall
Artist Terry Allen works in a wide variety of media, including
sculpture, painting, drawing and video. He is also an accomplished
songwriter, musician and has written for and worked in both radio and
theater. In 2009, the Iowa State University Museums commissioned Allen to
create a public work of art for the State Gymnasium addition. His
project, A Public Perception, includes 18 neon sculptures
located throughout the new student recreation center.
accompanies an exhibition showcasing is creative processes as a public
artist, from conception through installation. "Public Art Studies from Notebooks" features many
of his drawings and notebooks and will be on display in the Christian
Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall, through May 4.
A book signing and reception featuring live music by Cup of Tea (rock- and folk-influenced acoustic music) will immediately follow the talk.
Posted By: Heather Sauer on 02/23/12 at 8:27 am