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2020 Annual Conference


March 05-08, 2020

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2020 SPE Annual Conference: Hosted by The University of Houston | Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts | School of Art

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Affiliated Chapter Leadership


Chair Rebecca Michaels
Vice Chair/Secretary Elena Volkova
Treasurer Jeanne Anderton
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Chair Rob Dickes
Vice Chair/Secretary Garin Horner
Treasurer Joseph Mougel
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Chair Jodie Goodnough
Vice Chair/Secretary Laura Beth Reese
Treasurer Deanna Witman
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Chair J. Jason Lazarus
Vice Chair/Secretary Rani Robison
Treasurer Jennie Castle
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South Central

Chair Diane Durant
Vice Chair/Secretary Rebecca Drolen
Treasurer Kristy Peet
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Chair Zane Logan
Vice Chair/Secretary Josh White
Treasurer Emily Gomez
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Chair Abbey Hepner
Vice Chair/Secretary Emma Powell
Treasurer Paul Sisson
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Chair Amanda Dahlgren
Vice Chair/Secretary Lamia Khorshid
Treasurer Ken Marchionno
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SPESC Portfolio Throwdown 2020

A Porfolio Review

Texas Woman's University- East / West Galleries - Denton, TX   |   February 29 - February 29, 2020

Registration open Saturday, Jan 25 until midnight Thursday February 27, 2020 Our second year!  Come for your chance to sit down for one-on-one portfolio review sessions with some of the best artists, teachers, curators, and gallery professionals in the area.  Get valuable feedback!  Make connections! Get inspired!  Jump-start that brilliant career! Texas Woman's UniversityEast / West GalleriesVisual Arts Building302 Pioneer CircleDenton, TX 76204 See the list of reviewers here. Location and parking info here. Registration is $5 for all SPE members, $70 for non-members. Not an SPE member?  Click "join" up above- a one-year membership is $55 for students (Undergrad or Grad- have your student ID or class schedule ready) or $65 for The Bridge (finished any degree in the last 2 years).  SPE membership also gets you significant discounts on attending the Annual Conference in the Spring, and the Chapter Conference each Fall. Please consider attending the SPE Annual Conference in Houston, March 5-8. Registration is still open here. At the completion of the registration process will be a link for scheduling your portfolio reviews.  These will be available on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis, so register soon! Registration deadline is Midnight Thursday February 27, 2020

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