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Artist Lecture | April Surgent: Exploring Climate Change in Glass

October 12, 2023, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (US Central)

Brunnier Art Museum, Scheman Building

April Surgent will discuss the inspiration behind her new commission for University Museums permanent collection, her unique expression of environmental change through cameo engraved glass, and experiences participating in several prestigious research fellowships.


This lecture hosted in partnership with the Geological and Atmospheric Sciences Department.


Cameo engraved glass portrait of a glacier

Outliving Glaciers, 2023
April Surgent
Cameo engraved glass
Commissioned by University Museums. Gift in memory of Lori A. Jacobson from Jason D. Kogan. In the permanent collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. UM2023.199

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