- “Still Missing: Beauty Absent Social Life,” an exhibition of paintings exploring the sense of isolation or disconnectedness that has come to define the modern era. Curated by Tom Huhn, chair of the Art History Department. Visual Arts Museum, 209 East 23rd Street, September 5 – October 7; Reception: Thursday, September 7, 6 – 8pm; Panel Discussion: Thursday, September 21, 7pm.
- “Kinaesthetics,” an exhibition of video art by SVA students, featuring various approaches to production and presentation of time-based works. Westside Gallery, 141 West 21st Street, September 5 – 20; Reception: Wednesday, September 6, 5 – 7pm.
- Alumni Society Auction: The Alumni Society of School of Visual Arts’ second annual Alumni Society Auction will auction off 100 works by SVA alumni, faculty, mentors and students to raise substantial funds to provide scholarships to SVA students. The society will also honor individuals connected with the College who have made significant contributions to the SVA community and the cultural and artistic life of New York City. Live and silent auction: Tuesday, September 26, 6 – 9pm, Visual Arts Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor; Preview: September 12 – 23; Online bidding: August 14 – September 10 at www.svaalumniauction.cmarket.com. Tickets for SVA students, faculty staff and alumni are $100; contact Kate Ross at 212.868.8450 or [email protected].
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Image: Richmond Burton, New Blue, 2004; from “Still Missing: Beauty Absent Social Life.”