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Artist Dorothea Rockburne guest lecturer at ASU Herberger College

Conjecture by Dorothea Rockburne, 2008 Burckhardt Foundation Guest Lecturer

Photo courtesy of Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts

March 07, 2008

The ASU Herberger College School of Art painting and drawing program is pleased to present internationally renowned artist Dorothea Rockburne as its 2008 Burckhardt Foundation Guest Lecturer.

Ms. Rockburne discusses her life’s work, which has focused on developing a visual understanding of the universe through the integration of non-conventional art practices and mathematics, both ancient and contemporary.

She has lectured internationally, including at the American Academy in Rome; Brown University, Rhode Island; and Princeton University. Rockburne’s artwork is collected by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Whitney Museum of American Art and the Museum of Modern Art, as well as countless others throughout the world.

ASU Herberger School of Art Building, room 220
900 S. Forest Mall, ASU Tempe campus

Please join us for this important event.
March 27, 7 p.m.


Public Contact
Professor Mark Pomilio
ASU Herberger College School of Art 480.965.3742

For additional information, please visit Ms. Rockburne’s website @

The School of Art is a division of the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University. Its printmaking, photography and art education programs are nationally ranked in the top 10, and its Master of Fine Arts program is ranked eighth among public institutions by U.S.News & World Report. The school includes four student galleries for solo and group shows by graduate and undergraduate art and photography students: Gallery 100, Harry Wood, Northlight and Step. To learn more about the School of Art, visit

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