- LAST CHANCE: “The Book Show,” an exhibition of books created by first-year MFA Illustration as Visual Essay Department students, curated by department chair Marshall Arisman and faculty member Carl Nicholas Titolo; “Then and Now,” an exhibition comparing thesis projects with recent book projects by alumni of the MFA Illustration as Visual Essay Department, curated by department chair Marshall Arisman; and “In the Midst,” a photography and video exhibition by SVA students exploring contemporary approaches to landscape, curated by Richard Brooks. Visual Arts Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor, through Saturday, December 15.
- “Mapping,” an exhibition of work by students from the High School of Art and Design through the MAT Art Education Department’s Liberty Partnership Program. The LPP is designed for students in grades 6 through 12, offering college-based summer and Saturday programs, as well as school-based after-school programs, elective classes and workshops. Westside Gallery, 133/141 West 21st Street, through Saturday, January 5, 2008.
- “All in Time,” an exhibition of video art by SVA students and alumni exploring the production and presentation of time-based works; “Left and Leaving,” an exhibition of sculpture and installation by SVA students, featuring works composed of recycled and discarded materials; “Trace,” an exhibition featuring contemporary approaches to photography, ranging from realist to conceptual; and “Urban Rituals,” an exhibition of painting and photography by four SVA students who explore our relationship to today’s urban environments. All four exhibitions are curated by Richard Brooks. Visual Arts Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor, January 2 – 12; Reception: Thursday, January 10, 6 – 8pm.
- “Animal,” the first of two thesis exhibitions organized by the MFA Fine Arts Department, curated by Elizabeth Burke, co-director, Clementine Gallery. Visual Arts Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor, January 18 – February 2; Reception: Tuesday, January 22, 6 – 8pm.
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Image: Adam Doyle, Laugh of the Trickster, 2007; from “The Book Show.”