Lehman College Art Gallery

ARTnews: Keeping New Media New: Conserving High-Tech Art

October 24, 2013 11:10 am In the News, Lehman College Art Gallery

I DID NOT FEEL SEPARATED I FELT VERY CLOSE EVEN THOUGH WE WERE THOUSANDS OF MILES APART AND I WAS SURROUNDED BY PEOPLE HERE I FELT CLOSE This touching fragment—that presciently gets at why many of us still use the Internet today—begins Douglas Davis’s 1994 piece of web art, The World’s First Collaborative Sentence. Commissioned [...]

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Two Lehman Students Win Top Prizes in CUNY-wide Labor Arts Contest

April 18, 2013 10:18 am English Dept, Lehman College Art Gallery, Macaulay Honors College, School of Arts and Humanities

Two Lehman College studies have been named first- and second-prize winners in a CUNY-wide contest designed to celebrate labor arts by using creative works to honor working people. Ariella Michal Medows, a McCauley Honors College student who attends Lehman College claimed first place, while Samontha Forbes, took home the second-place prize.

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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 to Give ‘Family Focus’ Tours

October 12, 2012 3:27 pm Lehman College Art Gallery

Families looking for something to do on a Saturday morning with the kids can head over to the Lehman College Art Gallery for a special “Family Focus” tour of the Gallery’s current exhibit “Space Invaders,” followed by a hands-on project for children to take home.

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Author of Book on Superman Painting to Visit Lehman March 27

March 13, 2012 4:30 pm Lehman College Art Gallery, Library

David Saunders, author of H.J. Ward and Superman, will visit the Lehman College Art Gallery on Thursday, March 27, to give a talk about the College’s own Superman painting…

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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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Giant Sunflowers Adorn the Campus

September 14, 2011 10:23 am Art Dept, Lehman College Art Gallery

The start of a new academic year is always a welcoming time on Lehman College’s pastoral campus. And this year students and staff will be welcomed by a new art installation right outside the Fine Arts Building and Shuster Hall.

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Downtown Art Gallery Showcases Lehman Faculty Art

September 13, 2011 4:51 pm Art Dept, Lehman College Art Gallery, Mathematics and Computer Science Dept

“Lehman Downtown” is an art installation featuring the works of fifteen Lehman faculty members from the Art Department as well as the Math and Computer Science Department, in addition to staff from the Lehman College Art Gallery.

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Lehman College Art Gallery Awarded Prestigious Museums for America Grant

August 17, 2011 6:00 pm Lehman College Art Gallery

Thanks to a grant of $150,000 over the next three years from the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), the Lehman College Art Gallery will begin a project called “Community Arts Connections” to sustain the Gallery’s existing “High School Partnerships” program and expand it to include middle schools. The program will offer a [...]

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‘Nesting Structures’ Made of Tree Branches Take Shape in Lehman Art Gallery

August 1, 2011 12:42 pm Lehman College Art Gallery

Artist Barbara Andrus spent several weeks at the Lehman Art Gallery this summer, creating sculptures as a part of its “Stick and Stones” exhibition.

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