- Artists Talk on Art presents: Friday, September 29: Studio Museum in Harlem, a panel of contemporary African-American artists, including Deborah Grant, Nadine Robinson and Kehinde Wiley, will discuss their work and the museum. Moderated by Christine Y. Kim, associate curator of the Studio Museum in Harlem; and Friday, October 6: Contemporary Chinese Artists, a panel discussion surveying leading contemporary artists in China, with artists Xu Bing, Zhang Jianjun and Lin Yilin, and art critic and International Center of Photography curator Christopher Phillips. Both 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.
- Art Criticism Lecture: The MFA Art Criticism and Writing Department presents Why Artists Dislike Critics, a talk by art critic and SVA faculty member Donald Kuspit, Tuesday, October 10, 7pm, in the Amphitheater, 209 East 23rd Street, 3rd floor; free and open to the public.
- Humanities Conference: The Humanities and Sciences Department presents the Twentieth Annual National Conference on Liberal Arts and the Education of Artists, entitled Reassessing the Modern, Modernity and Modernism, with keynote speaker Robert Storr. October 18 – 20, at the Algonquin Hotel in New York City. For details and registration information, contact Laurie Johenning at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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