Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas


  • Karl Wirsum
  • Lecture
  • 3/11/2008
  • 19:00-21:00
  • Spencer Museum of Art
Event Description
Sponsored by KU Art Department / Wirsum, a professor of art at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, will be artist-in-residence in the KU Department of Art and Design from March 9-14. Besides lecturing on his creative work, he will be critiquing undergraduate and graduate art students and working to create a limited-edition lithograph in the KU printmaking studio. Wirsum was one of the early members of the art collective The airy Who (which later changed over to the Chicago Imagists), an organization of artists that included Art Green, Gladys Nilsson, Jim Nutt, Suellen Rocca, and James Falconer.