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Visiting Artists

Meet the 2023 Visiting Artists


Acadia Kandora

Acadia is a printmaker, rock collector and nature enthusiast. She holds an MFA in Printmaking from the University of Arkansas and a BFA with concentrations in Graphic Design and Sculpture from Shepherd University.

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Laura Lee Washburn

Laura Lee is a University Professor and the Director of Creative Writing at Pittsburg State University in Kansas, the author of This Good Warm Place: 10th Anniversary Expanded Edition, Watching the Contortionists, and The Book of Stolen Images.

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Shannon Green

Shannon makes stuff out of other stuff. She is passionate about repurposing materials that might otherwise be discarded, and paper is her material of choice.

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Upcoming Events

Tue, Feb 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
CFI: Koenig Family Fabrication and Robotics Lab
This event is full

Sat, Feb 18, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
CFI: Koenig Family Fabrication and Robotics Lab
This event is full

About Visiting Artists Program

We welcome artists to share their craft with the community while activating library spaces for personal projects. Selected artists will lead four or more public events – at least one per month. The offered events will include workshops/programs for youth, teens and adults along with a public presentation appropriate to the artist’s focus.   
 
Three artists will be selected each year for a four-month program cycle: 
      → January – April 
      → May – August 
      → September – December