Studio Chat with Architect Michael Patrick Porter
- Date: 09/01/2020 1:05 pm - 1:30 pm
- Location: Zoom Meeting
Newport Beach, California 92660
Studio Chats: A conversation with contemporary creatives in a time of COVID
with curator, writer and NBPL Foundation CEO Meg Linton
Tuesday, September 1 at 1:05pm via ZOOM
This 24-minute conversational Q&A format gives an intimate glimpse of what architect Michael Patrick Porter is working on and thinking about during this time of physical distancing and uncertainty. Creativity never sleeps, so join the NBPLF for inspiring chats about art and now.
The Studio Chat Schedule is below. TO RESERVE a virtual seat for this FREE series, please send an email to RSVP@nbplfoundation.org with the Subject Line: Studio Chats! You will receive a personal ZOOM link and a little light reading about the featured artist. This way you will be prepared with some background information about our guest and be able to jump right into the talk of the day.
Tuesday, September 1, 1:05 p.m.
Santa Barbara based architect Michael Patrick Porter discusses how the pandemic is shaping conversations about urban planning and home design for the future. Mr. Porter is a former president of the American Institute of Architects in Orange County and has designed homes up and down the Southern California coastline.
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Tuesday, September 8, 1:05 p.m.
Artist Holly Tempo discusses her abstract paintings inspired by her daily walks in her Inglewood neighborhood. Her painted and conceptual gestures speak to her urban setting’s geographic and cultural history, its state of transition/gentrification, and what it means to be an artist during COVID 19. Ms. Tempo is a 2019-20 City of LA Department of Cultural Affairs COLA fellow and a 2012 recipient of a grant from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation.
Tuesday, September 15, 1:05 p.m.
Artist Juan Carlos Muñoz Hernandez discusses his recent abstract paintings and sculptures inspired by his neighborhood and growing up in Boyle Heights. When he is not in his studio Mr. Muñoz Hernandez works at the esteemed Robert Graham Studio and was a featured artist in the exhibition, “Bridging Homeboy Industries: Fabian Debora, Alex Kizu and Juan Carlos Muñoz Hernandez.”
- All virtual Studio Chats take place on Tuesdays at 1:05 p.m.
- Location: NBPL Foundation’s ZOOM Webinar Room
- Virtual Doors open 10 minutes before program begins promptly at 1:05 p.m.
- FREE event with reservation
- Email RSVP@nbplfoundation.org to make your reservation today
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