- Artists Talk on Art Presents: The Artist’s Cut: A discussion of the possibilities of moving-image art among panelists Marcia Grostein, artist; Robert Ayers, artist and writer; Lee Wells, curator and co-founder of Perpetual Art Machine; and moderator Linda DiGusta, editor of Resolve40.com. Friday, November 21, 7pm, 209 East 23rd Street, 3rd-floor amphitheater. Admission is free for SVA students, faculty, staff and ATOA members; $7 regular admission; $3 for SVA alumni, non-SVA students and seniors.
- Fall Salon: The MFA Photography, Video and Related Media Department’s annual Fall Salon is a unique opportunity to view student work-in-progress and meet with the artists; refreshments will be served. Friday, November 21, 7 – 9 pm, 214 East 21st Street, 1st floor. Free and open to the public.
- Art Therapy Lecture: Is artistic expression produced during art therapy enough to trigger the art therapist’s duty to warn or protect a third party? Shannon McGinn, MA, JD, ATR-BC will lead a discussion of the issues, including studies showing that artistic expression is more likely to help a client reflect on past experiences than act as a gauge of impending behavior. Presented by the MPS Art Therapy Department. Tuesday, November 25, 6:30 – 8pm, 133/141 West 21st Street, room 101C. Free and open to the public. Please RSVP to 212.592.2610 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Byron Kim Lecture: Byron Kim garnered international recognition for his contribution to the 1993 Whitney Biennial, Synecdoche, a multi-panel, minimalist grid that uses a palette of specific diverse skin tones to explore social insights into racial identity. Kim’s body of work includes landscape and photographic assemblages in addition to the masterful monochromes for which he is best known. Presented by the BFA Fine Arts and BFA Visual and Critical Studies Departments. Tuesday, December 2, 6:30pm, 133/144 West 21st Street, room 101C. Free and open to the public.
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