Noted Art Critic/Educator To Lecture Nov. 7

Nov. 1, 2002

Noted art critic and art educator Edward Burke Feldman will deliver the 2002 M.D. Anderson Lecture at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, in room 149 at the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center on the Baylor University campus. Feldman's lecture, titled "Four Types of Style, Four Types of Artist," is free and open to the public.

Feldman serves as Alumni Foundation Distinguished Professor of Art, Emeritus, at the University of Georgia. He received his bachelor's degree from Syracuse University, his master's degree from UCLA and his doctorate from Columbia University. He joined the art department at Georgia in 1966.

With a career spanning more than 50 years, Feldman is the author of numerous books, book chapters and professional articles, including Becoming Human Through Art: Aesthetic Experience in the School, The Artist, Thinking About Art, Varieties of Visual Experience and Practical Art Criticism. Additionally, many schools, universities and museums use the Feldman Aesthetic Criticism method for looking at art.

Feldman served as president and as a distinguished fellow of the National Art Education Association. He is listed in Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Art and in the Dictionary of International Biography.

The lecture is made possible by a grant from the M.D. Anderson Foundation.

For more information, contact the department of art at (254) 710-1867.

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