Art Dept

Art Major Finds Inner Peace, Success Through Sculpting

April 29, 2015 2:30 pm Art Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Leslie Vale Zapata sets no limits on what she can do; and once she puts her mind to something, it’s as good as done.

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Art Gallery Talk: Photographer Linda Day Clark Discusses Her Time with the Gee’s Bend Quilters

March 16, 2015 2:29 pm Alumni, Art Dept, Lehman College Art Gallery, Lehman College Foundation, School of Arts and Humanities

In 2002, a dream came true for Linda Day Clark. The photographer received a phone call from The New York Times asking her to head to rural Alabama on assignment, to the town of Gee’s Bend to photograph the current generation of female quilters. “On that first trip I fell in love with the community and [...]

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Three Families, Three Decades: Beryl Goldberg’s Portraits from Burkino Faso, West Africa on Exhibit at Leonard Lief Library

March 4, 2014 2:47 pm African and African American Studies Dept, Art Dept, Library, School of Arts and Humanities, Women's Studies Program

In a celebration of Women’s History Month, Lehman College presents the groundbreaking photographs of Beryl Goldberg, on display throughout March in Leonard Lief Library.

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Best of the Bronx: Lehman College/NYC Partnership Inspires Student Filmmakers and Shares Bronx Culture Citywide

November 25, 2013 1:58 pm Art Dept, Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Dept, Multimedia, Multimedia Center, Music Dept, Video

A series of video vignettes promoting the “Best of the Bronx” – produced by Lehman College students and supported by Lehman faculty and industry professionals – is now appearing across New York City.

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On View at the Gallery: Faculty Art Exhibit

September 19, 2013 2:25 pm Art Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

“The range of creative disciplines and skills shown here match the scope and variety of styles and techniques of the New York art world,” says Professor Flavia Bacarella, chair of the Art Department.

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Exhibit: ‘Contemporary Cartographies’

February 6, 2013 2:39 pm Art Dept, Lehman College Art Gallery

In “Contemporary Cartographies,” now showing at the Lehman College Art Gallery, artists use maps to convey ideas about time, place, and memory.

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Lehman College Art Gallery Fall Exhibit: Space Invaders

August 7, 2012 4:42 pm Art Dept

Eighteen artists will take over the Lehman College Art Gallery’s Marcel Breuer-designed building—both inside and out—for the Gallery’s upcoming fall exhibition, titled “Space Invaders.”

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CUNY-Wide Writing Competition Offers up to $1,500 in Prizes

February 8, 2012 4:20 pm Art Dept, English Dept, History Dept, Languages and Literatures Dept, Social Work Dept, Sociology Dept, Students

For the second consecutive year, Lehman students are eligible to enter the “Making Work Visible,” writing contest, with prizes ranging from $100 to $1,500.

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Meet Our Graduate Students in Art

January 11, 2012 2:49 pm Art Dept, Graduate Studies, Multimedia, School of Arts and Humanities, Students

Three students in Lehman College’s Master of Fine Arts Program discuss what inspires their painting and how their work has blossomed while studying at Lehman.

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Lehman College Art Gallery to Host Holiday Workshop Dec. 17

December 13, 2011 12:48 pm Art Dept, Lehman College Art Gallery

Artist Barbara Andrus, whose work can now be seen at the Lehman College Art Gallery’s “Sticks and Stones” installation, will read stories from inside her very large, forest-like sculpture in the Gallery on Saturday, December 17, at 10 a.m.

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Mosaic Artist Stephen Miotto to Visit Lehman Dec. 7

December 6, 2011 10:41 am Art Dept, Lehman College Art Gallery, School of Arts and Humanities

Artist Stephen Miotto, whose artwork graces many of New York City’s subway stations, will visit the Lehman College Art Gallery on December 7 to discuss the artistry involved in making mosaics.

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Salute to Veterans

November 9, 2011 12:12 pm Art Dept, Nursing Dept, Student Affairs, Students

Army veteran Keila Cordero was teaching general science at a high school when she decided that she needed a new challenge in her life.

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