Office Information

Dowd Fine Arts Center, 106 Graham Avenue and Prospect Terrace Cortland, NY 13045
Phone: 607-753-4216
Fax: 607-753-5934

Hours:
Mon-Fri: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
The gallery is closed when the College is not in session
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Programs and Events

Libby Kowalski:  A Retrospective in Fibers

January 28, 2065, 4:30-6 p.m.:   Opening Reception

February 3, 2016, 5 p.m.:  Artist's Talk

February 18, 2016, 5-7 p.m.:  Intro to Weaving Workshop:  Weave Your Own Bookmark, Jenn McNamara, Fibers Studio, Dowd 101.  Free and open to the public. Email erika.fowler-decatur@cortland.edu or call 607.257.7954 to register.


Agitation:  Dan Emerson BFA Exhibition (under the balcony)

December 3, 2015, 6-7:30 p.m.:   Opening Reception

December 3, 2015, 6:30 p.m.:  Artist's Talk


Natural States

October 29, 2015, 4:30-6 p.m.:   Opening Reception

November 4, 2015, 5 p.m.:  Curators' Talk, Nati Hyojin Kim and Santiago Garcia (Mixed Greens, NYC)

November 19, 2015, 5 p.m.:   Artist's Talk, Mark Mulroney


HALLWAY GALLERY:  Landmarks, October 8-December 18, 2015

October 13, 2015, 5 p.m.:   Artist's Talk, Robert Sherrill


HOMEFRONT and other works by Sarah McCoubrey

September 3, 2015, 4:30-6 p.m.:   Opening Reception

September 16, 2015, 5 p.m.:   Artist's Talk, Sarah McCoubrey

October 1, 5-7 p.m.:  Workshop:  Drawing Social Commentary, Yvonne Buchanan, Syracuse University; email erika.fowler-decatur@cortland.edu to register.  Location:  Dowd Fine Arts Center, Rm 005 (Design Classroom)


Graduation Reception, Art and Art History Department

May 16, 2015, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.


Student Select 2015

April 30, 2015, 4-6 p.m.:   Opening Reception

May 6, 2015, 6:45-7:30 p.m.:   Artist's and Gallery Intern Talks, ACE Program


Capitalism Works for Me?

April 28, 2015, 5 p.m.:  Artist's Talk, Steve Lambert


BFA/BA Student Exhibitions

April 17, 2015, 4-6 p.m.:   Opening Reception

April 17, 2015, 4:30 p.m.:   Artist's Talks, Giotto Zampogna, Emilee Smith, Jisang Kim


Topographies:  Works by Lindsey Glover and Claudia Sbrissa

March 5, 2015, 4:30-6:30 p.m.:  Opening Reception

March 10, 2015, 5:30 p.m.:  Artist's Talk, Lindsey Glover

March 25, 2015, 5 p.m.:  Artist's Talk, Claudia Sbrissa


Faculty Biennial 2015

January 29, 2015, 4-6 p.m.:  Opening Reception

February 4, 2015, 5 p.m.:  Gallery Talk:  Jeremiah Donovan, Charles Heasley, Kevin Mayer, Jenn McNamara and Bryan Valentine Thomas

February 10, 2015, 5 p.m.:  Gallery Talk:  Martine Barnaby, Lori Ellis, Paul Parks, Jaroslava Prihodova and Vaughn Randall

February 18, 2015, 5 p.m.:  Inquiry at the Intersection Between Art and Science, Mike Haaf, Professor of Chemistry, Ithaca College (sponsored by the Art Exhibition Association and the Chemistry Club)
Mike Haaf Talk/Demonstration Video


Diana Al-Hadid, Wang Gongxin and Lin Tianmiao:  Transcendences

October 23, 2014, 4:30-6:30 p.m.:  Opening Reception

October 27, 2014, 5:15 p.m.:  Artist's Talk, Diana Al-Hadid

November 11, 2014, 5 p.m.:  Lecture, Luo Xu, Professor, History Department, "Sweet Home Beijing:  Then and Now" 

Keeping Things Whole

September 4, 2014, 4-6 p.m.:  Opening Reception

September 10, 2014, 4:30 p.m.:  Lecture, Scott Moranda, Associate Professor, History Department, "Digging through Rubble for a Usable Past:  German Reconstructions after 1945"

September 16, 2014, 5 p.m.:  Artist's Talk, Fawn Krieger

September 23, 2014, 4:30 p.m.:  "Memories of a Berlin Boyood," A Conversation with Henry Steck, Professor, Political Science Department, Project for Central and Eastern Europe, Jacobus Lounge, Brockway Hall 

September 23, 2014, 7 p.m.:  Film Screening, The Murderers Among Us, Project for Central and Eastern Europe, Sperry Center, Room 104

September 30, 2014, 5 p.m.:  Curator's Talk, Susan Logan, Adjunct Instructor, Art and Art History Department


My Sun, Wang GongXin

May 13-17, 2014, 9-10 p.m.:  Video Projection


Student Select 2014

May 1, 2014, 4:30-6:30 p.m.:  Opening Reception

May 6, 2014, 6:45-7:30 p.m.:  Artist's and Gallery Intern Talks, ACE Program


Refocus:  Contemporary Photogravure

March 20, 2014, 4:30-6:30 p.m.:  Opening Reception

March 26, 2014, 5 p.m:  Curator's Talk, Charles Heasley

April 10, 2014, 4:30-6:30 p.m.:  Artist's Talk and Demonstration, Lothar Osterburg (Dowd Fine Arts Center, Room 008, Digital Photo Lab)

April 22, 2014, 5 p.m.:  Artist's Talk, Lynne Allen


Anomie:  Fractured Art Norms

January 30, 2014, 4:30-6:30 p.m.:  Opening Reception

February 18, 2014, 5 p.m.:  Curator's Talk, Bart Keijsers Koning 


Nothing Lasts, but Nothing is Lost:  Dave Hernandez BFA Thesis Exhibition

December 5, 2013, 5-6:30 p.m.:  Opening Reception

December 5, 2013, 5:15 p.m.:  Artist's Talk, Dave Hernandez 


Wilderness Bisect

October 30, 2013, 5 p.m.:  Raquette Lake Art Program Presentation by Rob Licht, 9 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Room 202


Ashley Lyon: Fleshing

October 17, 2013, 4:30-6:30 p.m.:  Opening Reception 

November 12, 2013, 1-5 p.m.:  Hands-On Ceramics Workshop led by Ashley Lyon, Old Main G40.  Free and open to the public. Email erika.fowler-decatur@cortland.edu or call 607.257.7954 to register.

November 12, 2013, 5:30 p.m.:  Artist's Talk, Ashley Lyon


Connective Existence:  Paintings by Lin Price and Projects by Simon Høgsberg

  • September 5, 2013, 4:30-6:30 p.m.:  Opening Reception
  • September 12, 2013, 5 p.m.:  Coloring Realities:  Artist's Talk by Lin Price
  • September 19-October 1, 2013:  Interactive Media Student Exhibition on view in Beard Gallery
  • September 24, 2013, 5:30 p.m.:  Artists' Talk:  Simon Høgsberg and Interactive Media Students
  • October 1, 2013, 4:30 p.m.:  Student Reading (creative writing and poetry students will read their response to selected Connective Existence works)