Past Exhibitions

Works on Paper: Heather Ramsdale
August 27 - October 6, 2018

Works on Paper display is part of the Form & Forever exhibition. 


Form & Forever: Heather Ramsdale
Aug. 27-Oct. 5, 2018

Form and Forever is a solo exhibition by sculptor Heather Ramsdale ’97 featuring free-standing objects and sculptural wall pieces addressing a subject of forever and what is beyond now in relation to form and its physicality.

The event is co-sponsored by the Sesquicentennial Committee, which has included the exhibition among an ongoing series of intellectual and cultural events during the 2018-19 academic year to celebrate the College’s rich 150-year history.


Celebrating Local NYSCA/NYFA Fellowship Recipients
March 5 - April 13

Master Workshop: March 28, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Peter Beasecker, "Generating an Idea"

Artist Talk: April 5, 5 p.m. - Dusty Herbig

Artist Talk: April 10, 5 p.m. - Sharif Bey


Artists as Innovators: Celebrating Three Decades of NYSCA/NYFA Fellowships
March 5 - April 13, 2018

Opening Reception: March 8, 4-6 p.m.

NYFA Film Series:
March 20, 6-7 p.m. - Peter Hutton - At Sea
March 29, 5-6:30 p.m. - Barbara Kopple - Harlan County
April 4, 5-6 p.m. - Alan Berliner - Nobodies Business
April 11, 5-6:30 p.m. - Ralph Arlyck - Following Sean


Loop: connecting to the beginning
January 22 – February 16, 2018

Opening Reception: Jan. 23, 4-5:30 p.m.

Artist Talk: Jan. 25, 4:30-5:30 p.m. - Ondrej Janek

Special Presentation: Feb. 1, 4:30-5:30 p.m. - Leo Crandall


Edward Muybridge and Harold Edgerton
Selected works (reproductions)

The display features reproductions from original images by two pioneers of motion picture Eadweard J. Muybridge (1830-1904) and Harold E. Edgerton (1903-1990).


Office Information

Dowd Fine Arts Center, 106 Graham Avenue and Prospect Terrace Cortland, NY 13045

Phone: 607-753-4216
Fax: 607-753-5934

Mon-Fri: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

The gallery is closed when the College is not in session

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