- “Reconstructing Destruction,” a multimedia exhibition of work by students from The High School of Art & Design, presented by the MAT Art Education Department and the Liberty Partnerships Program (LPP); curated by LPP Program Director Molaundo Jones and the LPP staff. Westside Gallery, 133/141 West 21st Street, December 5 – 17; Reception: Saturday, December 6, 12 – 2pm.
- “The Book Show,” an exhibition of 20 books by students in the MFA Illustration as Visual Essay Department. Based on personal experiences, the works on view include children’s books, graphic novels and comic books and explore themes from treasure-hunting to hydrophobia, curated by Department Chair Marshall Arisman and faculty member Carl Nicholas Titolo; “Credible Correspondence (Travels of the Imagination),” an exhibition by first- and second-year students in the MFA Illustration as Visual Essay Department featuring found and fabricated postcards, all bearing the marks of passage and postage, curated by Carl Nicholas Titolo; “The Call of Cthulhu,” an exhibition of sequential narratives based upon the 1928 short story The Call of Cthulhu by H.P. Lovecraft, curated by faculty member Viktor Koen; “Transitions,” an exhibition of artwork by students in the BFA Visual and Critical Studies Department, including painting, photography, video, drawing, collage and artists’ books, curated by Department Chair Tom Huhn. Visual Arts Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor, through Saturday, December 13.
- “The Masters Series: April Greiman,” a retrospective exhibition honoring April Greiman, one of the first American designers to embrace digital technologies, which explores the intersection of art, design and architecture. Visual Arts Museum, 209 East 23rd Street, through Saturday, December 13.
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Image: Matthew Echevarria, Untitled, 2008; from “Reconstructing Destruction.”