Earth Day & Mother’s Day Art Show

Clement Frame Shop & Art Gallery | Troy April 28-May 24   Celebrating our Mother Earth and our Birth Mother. Please join us in celebrating the Spring awakening of our beautiful Mother Earth and the annual special day in May when we express our love and appreciation for our beautiful Moms. We have assembled a…

Free Poetry Workshop

Poetry Workshop Marlboro Library | Ulster County Begins April 23, 2017   If you are serious about your work, the Marlboro Free Library is serious about creating an environment for your literary aspirations to flourish. The Library has been awarded an Arts Mid-Hudson Grant to create the Ulster County Poetry Project. Under the direction of…

Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition Opens at University Art Museum

Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition University Art Museum May 5th-21st, 2017   The University Art Museum is pleased to announce the opening of its most recent exhibition featuring the work of the University at Albany Spring 2017 Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) candidates. The artists featured in this exhibition have just completed the University at…

Africa Pop Studio

Africa Pop Studio Tang Teaching Museum, through April 23, 2017   Africa Pop Studio explores the rich traditions and variations within African studio portraiture and considers its impact on the broader diaspora. Positioning Malick Sidibé as a source and touchstone for a new generation of artists such as Hassan Hajjaj and Mickalene Thomas, the exhibition…

New Exhibition at the Mandeville Gallery

Stacey Robinson: Branding the AfroFuture Mandeville Gallery | Union College March 2017-March 2018   Stacey Robinson, assistant professor of graphic design at the University of Illinois, is an Arthur Schomburg fellow who completed his M.F.A. at the University at Buffalo.  His work discusses ideas of “Black Utopias” as spaces of peace away from colonial influence…

Upcoming Exhibition: “If I Had Possession Over Judgment Day”

Claude Simard: “If I Had Possession Over Judgment Day” Tang Teaching Museum | Saratoga Springs April 22-September 24, 2017   This spring, the Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College will present If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day: Collections of Claude Simard, an exhibition that explores the collective, resonant, and…

April at the Tang

April at the Tang Teaching Museum Art Forms of Dimensions Tomorrow: Matana Roberts & Kamau Patton Join us for a night of performances featuring Matana Roberts and Kamau Patton. This is the second of two nights of performance featuring art, music, film, poetry, and performance art by emerging and established legends of the avant-garde. Joe…

A Reading with Poet and Memoirist Gregory Pardlo

A Vollmer Fries Lecture | The McKinney Writing Contest A Reading with Poet and Memoirist Gregory Pardlo When: Wednesday, April 12th at 8 PM Where: Biotech Auditorium, Biotechnology & Interdisciplinary Studies Bldg., RPI, Troy   FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Gregory Pardlo is the winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for his book of…

The Armory Show

The Armory Show March 2-5, 2017 711 12th Avenue at 55th Street, NYC   The Armory Show is New York’s premier art fair and a definitive cultural destination for discovering and collecting the world’s most important 20th and 21st century artworks.The fair will feature 210 leading international galleries, showcasing significant historical and contemporary artworks in…

Preview the Photo Regional at the Albany Center Gallery!

39th Annual Photography Regional 488 Broadway, Albany   Visit the new gallery space on Friday, March 3 from 5pm to 8pm for a preview of the Photo Regional! The Salon-style Pre-Photo Regional will be on display until March 10, so be sure to stop by to see 340+ photographs submitted by local and regional artists. The Photo Regional…