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This Thursday@ 5pm: Fall 2013 Arts Colloquium: Artist Jenny Hart

Date: This Thursday, October 17th, 5:00-6:50PM

Location: Harold Frank Hall #1104, UC Santa Barbara

The UCSB Department of Art & College of Creative Studies Fall 2013 Arts Colloquium offers a wide range of voices exploring the topics of contemporary art, theory, and cultural production by emerging and established visiting artists, as well as members of UCSB’s own Visual Arts faculty. All lectures are free and open to the public, held every Thursday from 5:00 to 6:50pm @ UCSB’s Harold Frank Hall #1104.

Jenny Hart

Jenny Hart was born in 1972 in Iowa City and raised in rural Illinois. She is best known for her artwork in hand embroidery and her design company Sublime Stitching. Hart’s work has been published in numerous books and magazines including Vogue, Nylon, Spin, The Face, Juxtapoz, The New York Times Magazine and others. She has exhibited in Los Angeles, Paris, London and New York.

Jenny Hart is also an award-winning author of seven titles on embroidery for Chronicle Books. Jenny’s work is in multiple public and private collections of note, including the estate of Elizabeth Taylor and the permanent collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

Jenny has lived in Kansas, France and Texas. She lives and works in Los Angeles, California.

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