- Artists Talk on Art presents: Friday, March 30, a talk by Japanese-American light artist Nobuhu Nagasawa, whose site-specific installations and public art projects involve cultural history, memory and community participation; and Friday, April 13, Abstract painter Melissa Meyer discusses her recent calligraphic-style oil paintings with art consultant and print publisher Stephanie Theodore. ATOA events take place at 7pm in the Amphitheater, 209 East 23rd Street, 3rd floor. Admission is free for SVA students, faculty, staff and ATOA members; $7 regular admission; $3 for SVA alumni, non-SVA students and seniors.
- LAST CHANCE: BFA Advertising and Graphic Design Department Portfolio Exhibition: An exhibition featuring the portfolio work of senior BFA Advertising and Graphic Design Department students. Through Friday, March 30, at the Art Directors Club, 106 West 29 Street.
- Thesis 2007: SVA Interior Design: An exhibition featuring functional designs for residential, corporate and commercial spaces by BFA Interior Design Department students. Through Wednesday, April 4, at The National Arts Club, 15 Gramercy Park South.
- Photography Lecture: The BFA Photography Department and the Camera Club of New York present a lecture by photographer Henry Horenstein. Horenstein is also the author of over 30 photography books including his most recent, Close Relations. Tuesday, April 10, 7pm, in the Amphitheater, 209 East 23rd Street, 3rd floor. Free for SVA students, faculty and alumni and CCNY members; $5 for students; $10 for the general public.
- Reinventing Allegory: The BFA Art History and Fine Arts Departments present a roundtable discussion on the meaning and use of allegory in today’s art world. Panelists include art historian and writer Richard Brilliant, art critic Michèle Cone, philosopher and Art History Department Chair Tom Huhn, and Theresa Kelley, professor and author of Reinventing Allegory. Thursday, April 12, 7pm, in the Amphitheater, 209 East 23rd Street, 3rd floor. Free and open to the public.
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