Rowan University Art Gallery

History of Animation Lecture with Joshua Mosley, Professor of Animation at the University of Pennsylvania

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 13th, 5:00 pm, Bozorth Hall Auditorium

As part of the exhibition, Harsh Realities: The Art of Stop Motion, Joshua Mosley will present a lectur on the history of animatino to inlcude samples of his own work as animator.

Joshua Mosley is Professor and Chair of the Department of Fine Arts in the School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania where he teaches animation, cinema production and graduate seminars in digital media. He received his M.F.A. and B.F.A. from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and his A.A. from St. Louis Community College. Joshua is a recipient of the Joseph H. Hazen Rome Prize, the Pew Fellowship in the Arts, the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Fellowship. His work has exhibited and screened at the 2007 Venice Biennale, the Museum of Modern Art, NY, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, the Museum für Gegenwartskunst in Basel, Switzerland, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, CT, the Reina Sofia in Madrid, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Donald Young Gallery, the Indianapolis Museum of Art, the the Fabric Workshop and Museum, the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia, the SITE Santa Fe Eighth International Biennial, and the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego.