CMAS Graduate Portfolio Plática: Cassie Smith
Fri, August 2, 2013 • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM • Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center (SAC), The University of Texas at Austin
"Travels in Aztlán: Art Education in the Third Landscape"
This portfolio plática by Cassie Smith highlights her autoethnographic research within the Mexican American art community in Austin, Texas. The talk showcases four visual and performing artists and how they became informal art educators through the process of transculturation.
Cassie Smith is a Masters candidate in the Department of Art and Art History (Art Education) with a Graduate Portfolio in Mexican American Studies. Her thesis supervisor is Paul Bolin, Professor in the Department of Art and Art History.