Past Exhibitions

Fragile Existence: Szilvia Kadas
November 5- December 14, 2018

Fragile Existence, an exhibition by Szilvia Kadas, presents two series of illustrations of selected poems by Israeli poet Zelda Mishkovsky (1914- 1984). 


Color Lithographs: Billy Hassell
October 17-December 7, 2018

Six color lithographs on display are part of Vestiges, a solo exhibition by a Texas-based artist, Billy Hassell, on view in the main gallery space. He was recently referred to as “Mother Nature’s Stylist” in The New York Times.  


Vestiges: Billy Hassell
October 17-December 7, 2018

Vestiges is a solo exhibition featuring a vivid collection of 7 large-scale oil paintings and 27 prints by a Texas-based artist, Billy Hassell. This is the second one-man show by Billy Hassell in New York State since 1998.


Heather Ramsdale: Artist's Workshop
September 20 - October 20, 2018

The installation was conceived as a collaborative project between Heather Ramsdale ’97 and a group of students during the Artist’s Workshop organized in conjunction with Ramsdale’s solo exhibition Form & Forever presented in the Dowd Gallery.


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.


Artists as Innovators: Celebrating Three Decades of New York State Council on the Arts/New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowships
March 5 - April 13, 2018

Exhibition Presented in Partnership with the State University of New York and is Travelling to Seven SUNY Campuses Between Fall 2017 and Summer 2020.


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