Below is an overview of the students, faculty and alumni participating in the 2017 South by Southwest Festival in Austin.
Panel: “The Art & Science of Spatial Perception”
March 6, 2017
Featuring Kathleen Kohl, M.F.A. candidate in the Department of Art and Art History
For more on Kat’s work, watch this video.
Talk: “Design Thinking as a Core Fundamental in Education”
March 7, 2017
Featuring Doreen Lorenzo, executive director of the Center for Integrated Design
Panel: “Using Design & Tech to Create a Health Community”
March 10, 2017
Featuring Stacey Chang, executive director of the Design Institute for Health
Panel: “Designing an Arts College for the Future + Performance Piece”
March 11, 2017
Featuring Doreen Lorenzo, executive director of the Center for Integrated Design, Doug Dempster, Dean of the College of Fine Arts, and Kate Ducey and Lacey Erb, both M.F.A. candidates in the Department of Theatre and Dance
Screening: The Secret Life of Lance Letscher
March 12, 13, and 15, 2017
Featuring Lance Letscher (B.F.A., 1895, M.F.A., Studio Art, 1989), Austin-based collage artist
Read more about this documentary in The Austin Chronicle.
Golden Hornet & KMFA Present: ATX Composers
March 15, 2017
Featuring Tetractys, Fast Forward Austin, Mother Falcon and The Kraken Quartet, music groups comprised of many Butler School of Music alumni and students, and Invoke, the young professional string quartet in residence at Butler.