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Visiting Artist: Melissa Haviland

Artist Talk: Today!! 4 April 12.30-1.30 room 148 

Melissa Haviland¹s work straddles the boundaries between traditional media and installation-performance based modalities. Her work considers lineage, ritual, and practice within objects that are gendered and classed. 

She is an artist printmaker living in Athens, Ohio. She received her MFA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and BFA from Illinois State University. Currently, she teaches printmaking, drawing, and papermaking at Ohio University. Melissa has been an art educator for eight years, also teaching at: the Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill in Truro, Massachusetts; University of Nebraska-Lincoln in Lincoln, Nebraska; Metropolitan Community College in Elkhorn, Nebraska; and Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, Illinois.Her Work has been shown in numerous solo and group exhibitions both nationally and internationally.







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