Conceptual and Technical Panels
Moderator: Tamsie Ringler, Panelists: Nikki Moser, Liz Ensz, Rosemarie Oakman, Rhonda Wright-Phipps
Iron in the 21st Century
Moderator: Christopher Sancomb, Panelists: Johannah Hutchinson, Wayne Potratz, Allison Baker, Coral Lambert, Monica M. Bock, Kiana Honarmond
Festivalism, Globalization, and Selfiebait: Unpacking the Contemporary Art Fair Phenomenon.
Moderator:Dylan Collins, Panelists: TBD
Bringing Outdoor Sculpture to Your Community
Moderator:Jennifer Torres, Panelists: Kristen Tordella-Williams, Dylan Collins, Isaac Duncan III
Moderator:Tamsie Ringler, Panelists: Garrett Krueger, Kurt Dyrhaug, Araan Schmidt, Kelly Ludeking, Michał Staszczak, Migle Duncikaite, Nikki Moser, Eden Jolly, D'jean Jawrunner, Tom Fox
Materiality of Iron
Moderator: Gina Miccinilli, Panelists: Cristin Millett, Jenny K. Hager-Vickery, Jam Lovell, and Katie Hovencamp.
Digital Sculpture as Conceptual art:
Moderator:TBD, Panelists: Paul Higham, Darlene Farris-Labar, other panelist: TBD
USA vs Finland Lecture on Contemporary art in Finland in comparison with US.
Moderator:Antton Mikonen, Panelists: Kim Jonuni, Mikko Tapio.
The Founders Panel
Moderator:Wayne Potratz, Panelists: Cliff Prokop, Thom Gipe, George Beasley, Meredith Jack
Holding up a Mirror, or Not
Moderator: Coral Lambert, Panelists: Joel Kiser and Ben Woodeson will debate. “In the spirit of divergence and dialog, artists Joel and Ben, will light hearted political style debate over representational vs. abstract.
Digital Application in the Production of Cast Metals
Moderator: James Harmon, Panelists: Cliff Prokop, Tom Bollinger, John Lash, Mary Neubauer, and Joel Weissman
Traces of Beauty-Mark Making with Iron
Moderator: Lauren Koch, Panelists: TBD
What the Hell Happened? Identifying Casting Defects and Resolution Strategies
Moderator: Becca Flis, Panelists: Morgan Donohue, other panelists: TBD
Developing Safety Protocol with Universities
Moderator:Jeremy Colbert, Panelists: TBD
Iron Coatings for Metal, Plastic, and Paper
Moderator:Kurt Dyrhaug, Panelists: Luke Sides, Jeff Brewer, Jay Wholley, Phillip Shore
Outside of the Box: Interpreting the Industrial Legacy within the Post-Industrial Age
Moderator: Ron Baraff, Panelists: Ed Parrish, Chris McGuiness
Soft into Hard: Material Transformation in Casting
Pati Benchley, Panelists: TBD
Digital Reconstruction of Artifacts
Moderator: Christian Benefiel, Panelists: TBD
Approaches to Metal and Glass (in)Compatablilty
Environmental Friendly and Reclaimable Resin
Moderator: Dustin Creech, Panelists: TBD
A Felt Experience: Touch Sensors and Cast Objects
Kimberly Lyle and Cydnei Mallory