Upcoming Programs

Unless otherwise noted, programs are free of charge, no reservations, capacity limited. All are subject to change. Photo ID required for entrance to NYU buildings.

Symposium<br/>Super/Natural: Excess, Ecologies, and Art in the Americas
Apr 20, 2018 | 10:00 am - 08:00 pm

Day 1 Thursday, April 19, 2:00–8:00 pm Martin E. Segal Theatre, Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 Fifth Avenue Live-streaming here: http://videostreaming.gc.cuny.edu/videos/livestreams/page1/ Day 2 Friday, April 20, 10:00 am–8:00 pm The Institute of Fine Arts, NYU, 1 East 78th Street Live-streaming here: http://www.nyu.edu/gsas/dept/fineart/events/livestream.htm In this two-day symposium, emerging scholars of Latin American visual culture will examine the complex […]

Gallery Conversation
Apr 25, 2018 | 06:30 pm - 08:00 pm

With Joel Sternfeld, artist, Curator of Landscapes after Ruskin and Noble Foundation Chair in Art and Cultural History, Sarah Lawrence College; and Emma Quilhot, Director of Special Projects, Hall Art Foundation.

Panel<br/>Art in a Dark Time
Apr 26, 2018 | 07:00 pm - 08:30 pm

How does one live consciously and ethically in a dark time? What are the roles of artist and audience? Can we take aesthetic pleasure in art that implicates the loss of so much we love and cherish? These questions and more will be addressed by moderator Dale Jamieson, Professor of Environmental Studies and Philosophy, NYU, […]

Walking Tour<br/>Downtown Culture Walk
Apr 28, 2018 | 11:00 am - 06:00 pm

Downtown Culture Walk is a self-guided walking tour presented by the SoHo Arts Network (SAN), highlighting 17 non-profit art spaces in SoHo and nearby downtown neighborhoods. SAN celebrates the rich history of our unique creative community and collectively shares our distinct cultural contributions with neighborhood residents and visitors. During the walk, the Grey Art Gallery’s […]

Film Screening<br/>Mr. Turner, directed by Mike Leigh (2014; 150 min.)
Apr 30, 2018 | 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Mr. Turner explores the last quarter century of the life of J. M. W. Turner (1775–1851), the single-minded landscape painter whom John Ruskin (who is portrayed in the film) described as the “father of modern art.” With Turner’s loose brushwork and vibrant colors, and his depictions of the modern world, he often shocked his contemporaries. […]

Conversation<br/>Landscapes after Ruskin: Redefining the Sublime
Jun 06, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 02:00 pm

Joel Sternfeld, artist and Curator of Landscapes after Ruskin, and Chris Wiley, artist, writer, curator, and catalogue essayist, will discuss the exhibition and accompanying book. Admission: $29. Tickets: https://www.92y.org/event/landscapes-after-ruskin. Information: 212.415.5500  

Past Programs

Symposium<br/>Super/Natural: Excess, Ecologies, and Art in the Americas
Apr 19, 2018 | 02:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Day 1 Thursday, April 19, 2:00–8:00 pm Martin E. Segal Theatre, Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 Fifth Avenue Live-streaming here: http://videostreaming.gc.cuny.edu/videos/livestreams/page1/ Day 2 Friday, April 20, 10:00 am–8:00 pm The Institute of Fine Arts, NYU, 1 East 78th Street Live-streaming here: http://www.nyu.edu/gsas/dept/fineart/events/livestream.htm In this two-day symposium, emerging scholars of Latin American visual culture will examine the complex […]

Reception<br/>Landscapes after Ruskin: Redefining the Sublime
Apr 18, 2018 | 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Landscapes after Ruskin: Redefining the Sublime explores contemporary painting, photography, sculpture, and video through the lens of influential English art critic and social thinker John Ruskin (1819–1900), who argued that the artist’s principal responsibility is “truth to nature.” For Ruskin, this “truth” was more than just a technical representation of the natural world on canvas but […]

Gallery Conversation
Mar 28, 2018 | 06:30 pm - 08:00 pm

With Madeline Murphy Turner, Graduate Curatorial Assistant, Grey Art Gallery, and PhD candidate, Institute of Fine Arts, NYU. Free of charge, capacity limited, and subject to change. Photo ID required for entrance to NYU buildings.