Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Graduate Art History Symposium April 24

April 11, 2014



Chakaia Booker at McCarren recreation center

March 6, 2014

thursday, March 27, 2014
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
McCarren Play Center
776 lorimer street
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Get more info here.

The Boylan Gallery Fall Shows

October 10, 2013

October 21-26 Shaw Award Winners – congrats to the winners!

October 27-November 3 Digital Arts

November 3-10 Painting and MFA Printmaking

November 10-17 Photography and Figure Drawing

November 17-24  2D Design and Drawing 2

December 1-8 Sculpture and Drawing 1

December 8-15 Printmaking and Metal Sculpture

Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Boshko Boskovic

October 10, 2013

Boshko Boskovic, Program Director of Residency Unlimited, will interpret his curatorial trajectory and analyze the role and function of other cultures and their hierarchy and implications in the art world system.

Thursday, October 17th 1:00pm  Brooklyn College Library Room 242


Visiting Artist Emily Noelle Lambert to speak October 9

October 4, 2013

Faculty and Students,

GASU is excited to invite you to attend our second talk in the Fall 2013 Visiting Artists Lecture Series, given by Emily Noelle Lambert. Emily is a painter and sculptor who lives and works in New York. She was recently awarded the 2013 Edward Albee Artist Residency and was featured in 
Art In America. She has had solo and group exhibitions all across the U.S. and the globe. Join us, October 9th on the 2nd floor of the Library in room 242, and welcome Emily as she shares her work and experience with us!
See you there,



Brooklyn Museum Members Preview – Keith Haring: 1978 – 1982

February 16, 2012

The Brooklyn Museum is pleased to provide us with a special invitation to preview the upcoming exhibition Keith Haring: 1978-1982 on Thursday, March 15, 2012. Their website is:

I hope you will be able to attend.

Dan Didio of DC Comics to come to Brooklyn College

January 20, 2012

In early March, Dan DiDio will be interviewed in Woody Tanger auditorium by Christopher Iriving, who has written a history of comics (DATE TBA on this blog). Dan DiDio is a BC alum (’83). In 2010, he was named Co-Publisher partnering with acclaimed comics artist Jim Lee and spearheaded the company-wide initiative known as the New 52, in which DC’s entire line of comics have restarted with new number ones catapulting the line to higher sales than ever before. He has written a “Metal Men” strip for the anthology Wednesday Comics and is currently co-writing a Jack Kirby relaunch titled O.M.A.C. with writer-artist Keith Giffen.

Christopher Irving has written comic book history and journalism since 1997, helping to garner the “Best Comics Related Periodical” Eisner award for Comic Book Artist Magazine. His next book, Leaping Tall Buildings, is due out in April 2012.

This should be an exciting event… stay tuned here for more information.

Professor Mona Hadler to speak today on Lee Bontecou

October 4, 2010
Lee Bontecou: From Sputnik to Lincoln Center
Monday, October 4, 3:40-4:55, Woody Tanger Auditorium, Main Library

The Ethyle R. Wolfe Institute for the Humanities, in cooperation with the Department of Art,presents Mona Hadler is a professor of art history in the art department at Brooklyn College and the Graduate Center. She has published on the art of Lee Bontecou in many venues including an essay for the traveling Bontecou retrospective shown at the Museum of Modern Art in New York in 2003. She has also written on New York art of the fifties and sixties including essays on jazz, the nuclear bomb and most recently on the Pontiac hood ornaments from that era.

Art Department Welcome Barbeque!

September 8, 2010

The Art Department will be hosting a barbeque for students and faculty on Tuesday, September 21, at 4:30 pm to
welcome everyone back for the new school term and enable the students to
meet each other and the faculty.

The barbeque will be held outside of Whitehead Hall in the sculpture garden.

Lisa Caccioppoli and others in ECSTATIC

March 22, 2010

at St. Ceclilia’s Convent

21 Monitor St. Brooklyn, NY

Through April 4, Sat. 12-10pm, Sun-Mon 12-6pm