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Current & Upcoming Exhibitions


A year-round schedule of changing exhibitions is offered to the college and the public, presenting a variety of contemporary artists, collections, traveling exhibitions, and faculty and student artwork.

Exhibitions


Venues include the Rockwell Kent Gallery located in the Feinberg Library as well as the Burke Gallery and Myers Lobby Gallery located in the Myers Fine Arts building.

Adirondack Visions


June 1 - August 13, 2021

Location: Slatkin Gallery

Remillard Exhibition PosterJoseph Remillard is a professor of drawing and painting at Kennesaw State University. Having taught at KSU for 20 years, Remillard’s love of teaching comes from learning from his students and being around others who have a similar passion for art.

Atlanta, Italy and the Adirondacks are recurring locations in his paintings. He says h
is Adirondack paintings are of the people and places in the North Country with which he has a personal connection. Recurring themes can be found in depictions of his family’s farm located in Peru, the relatives who work the farm, and Silver Lake, located not far from Rockwell Kent’s Asgaard. Each of Joe's paintings tells a story of a time and a place. He tries to be very  accurate in his representation of the person or scene. This is his way of honoring the subject, of, in a sense, elevating it to something sacred. Joe grew up in the North Country and moved to Atlanta in his mid-twenties. Joe disagrees with the author Thomas Wolfe who famously wrote, “You can’t go home again.” He goes back home with each painting he creates.

There will be a reception for the event on June 3, 2021 from 5–7 p.m. 

 

Powell & Thomashow

Mysteries of Science & History


Fall 2021

Location: Slatkin Gallery

Remillard Exhibition Poster

This exhibit touches on the mysteries and wonders of: childhood, electricity, resonance, mesmerism, space-time continuum, play, geometry, magnetism, human anatomy, thought experiments, carnival science, energy fields, natural history, tantric chakras, biodiversity, intelligent design, mythology, camouflage, bottle caps, toys, confetti, color theory, sub-atomic particles, extra-sensory perception, phrenology, recreations scientifique, magic, scientific method, the five senses, evolutionary theory, the uncanny, mechanical golems and particular attention is paid to the concept of art and science being identical modes of inquiry.

 

 

 

 

Artist Talks & Workshops


Alba workElia Alba — Multidisciplinary contemporary artist, Elia Alba, will be visiting the Plattsburgh State Art Museum on April 25 and 26, 2019 to discuss her artwork and host a fiber sculpture workshop. These programs are free to the public, but seating in the workshop is limited; please RSVP by April 22, 2019.

  • Artist Talk — April 25 at 7 p.m. in 202 Yokum Hall
  • Workshop — April 26 at 10 a.m. in 102 Myers Fine Arts

guerrilla girlsThe Guerrilla Girls — The Guerrilla Girls, a dynamic group of artists and activists, will be visiting the Plattsburgh State Art Museum on May 9 and 10, 2019 to discuss their activist efforts and host a workshop. These programs are free to the public, but seating in the workshop is limited; please RSVP by May 6, 2019.

  • Artist Talk — May 9 at 7 p.m. in 202 Yokum Hall
  • Workshop — May 10 at 10 a.m. in 102 Myers Fine Arts

basketry, carrie hillCarrie Hill — Traditional Mohawk basket maker and local NYFA recipient, Carrie Hill, will visit the Plattsburgh State Art Museum on June 15, 2019 to discuss her artwork and host a weaving workshop. This event is part of Plattsburgh State Art Museum’s New York State Path through History Days and ACCA Museum Days programming. Both the talk and the workshop are free to the public, but seating in the workshop is limited; please RSVP by June 9, 2019.

  • Artist Talk — June 15 at 10:30 a.m. in 224 Myers Fine Arts
  • Workshop — June 15 at 11:30 a.m. in 224 Myers Fine Arts

 

B.F.A. Senior Exhibition


B.F.A. senior exhibition posterApril 6 – May 17, 2019

Location: Myers Lobby Gallery, Myers Fine Arts Building — First Floor

The culminating exhibition for the Bachelor of Fine Arts program displaying BFA students’ best work.

A free public reception will be held on Saturday, April 6 beginning at 3 p.m. with student talks in Hartman Theatre. 

 

Spring Studio Selections


Spring 2019

Exhibition of works from 2018–19 in a variety of media by art studio students.

Location: Myers Lobby Gallery
(open during building hours and Sat.–Sun. 12 noon–4 p.m.)

 

Glimpses of Ecuador: From the Alexis Levitin Collection


Glimpses of EcuadorAug. 27 – Oct. 19, 2018

Opening Event: Thurs., Sept. 20, 2018
Location: Slatkin Study Room

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