Visiting Artist and Instructor: Hello Julie!
Congratulations to George Timock for receiving sabbatical this fall! Artist and KCAI alumni, Julie Malen, has joined us for the fall 2014 semester as the instructor for the sophomore studio course: Figure and Structure in Clay. She completed her BFA at the Kansas City Art Institute in 2009, received an MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2014, and has been awarded a residency at Anderson Ranch Art Center in Snowmass, Colorado for winter 2015. Julie collages photographs with natural fragments and cultural debris in her mixed media installtions to create the dizzying feeling of moving through many places and histories at once.