Annual Lecture Spotlights Innovation and the Creative Process

September 10, 2014
6:00pm reception, 7:00pm lecture

Laurie Anderson

The Mitchell Center brings back this landmark public program, the Mitchell Artist Lecture, which annually features a major figure in the world of artistic collaboration. The Center’s 2014 speaker is Laurie Anderson.

Laurie Anderson is recognized worldwide as a groundbreaking leader in the use of technology in the arts and as one of today’s premier performance artists. She is known primarily for her multimedia presentations and has cast herself in roles as varied as visual artist, composer, poet, photographer, filmmaker, electronics whiz, vocalist, and instrumentalist.

In her Mitchell Artist Lecture, Anderson will discuss her significant legacy of interdisciplinary collaboration over the course of her career, including artistic partnerships with Wim Wenders, Jonathan Demme, Bill T. Jones, Trisha Brown, Molissa Fenley, and Robert LePage. For a full biography, click here.

About the Mitchell Artist Lecture
The annual Mitchell Artist Lecture features individuals emblematic of artistic collaboration and innovation. Each fall, the event will include a leading artist discussing the power and potential of interdisciplinary collaboration.

LOCATION: Moores Opera House, University of Houston, Entrance 16 off Cullen Blvd
ADMISSION: Click here for free reservations