Exhibition by MFA candidate Ye-Seul Choi

Exhibition: Movement Reversal
Duration: April 13 – 26, 2015
Hour: Monday – Friday 11:00AM – 4:00PM, and by appointment
Closing Reception: 7:00PM – 9:00PM, Thursday, April 23, 2015

Place: Lawrence Alloway Memorial Gallery
Location: Melville Library Building, Stony Brook University

more information: www.yeseulchoi.com
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Outstanding Faculty Award / Kristine Granger, MFA 2010

Congratulation to Kristine Granger, M.F.A. 2010, who was recently nominated for the Outstanding Part-Time Faculty Award at Bay College. She was amongst two other instructors that received this award for their professional and primary focus on education.

Kristine Granger is an artist who investigates memories and was featured in the 2nd edition of “Elements of Photography” by Angela Ferris Belt. She also held many exhibitions in San Fransisco, and Ohio. She moved onto teaching Arts at Bay College in Escabana, Michigan.

MFA Thesis Exhibition 2015

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Exhibition: MFA Thesis Exhibition 2015
Duration: March 24 – April 11, 2015
Opening Reception: Saturday, March 28th, 7:00 – 9:00PM
Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Friday 12-4 pm, Saturday 7-9pm
(Closed Sunday, Monday, and Holidays)

Artist talk: Wednesday, March 25th, 3:00PM

Artists:

  • Fiona N. Cashell
  • Nicole Hixon
  • Catherine Katsafouros

Place:
The Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery

Location:
The first floor of the Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook University
Staller Center for the Arts
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5425

Information: 631-632-7240 www.stallercenter.com/gallery
(Image: from left, Fiona N. Cashell, Nicole Hixon and Catherine Katsafouros)

Call 631-632-7240 for information and disability accomodations. Stony Brook University is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. The 2013-2014 Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery schedule is made possible by a generous grant from the Paul W. Zuccaire Foundation. Additional funding is provided by the Friends of Staller Center.

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Exhibition by MFA candidate Heather M. Cruce

Exhibition: Drift
Duration: March 23 – April 3, 2015
Hour: Monday – Friday 11:00AM – 4:00PM, and by appointment
Closing Reception: 6:00PM – 8:00PM, Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Place: Lawrence Alloway Gallery
Location: Melville Library Building, Stony Brook University
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Exhibition by MFA candidate Victoria Febrer

Exhibition: MarDesierto DesertSea An Interactive Video Installation
Duration: February 28 – March 8, 2015
Hour: Monday – Friday 11:00AM – 4:00PM, and by appointment
Closing Reception: TBA

Place: Lawrence Alloway Gallery
Location: Melville Library Building, Stony Brook University
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Exhibition by MFA candidate Myda El-Maghrabi

Exhibition: Self-Evident Truths
Duration: January 28 – February 12, 2015
Closing Reception: Wednesday, February 11, 6:00 – 9:00PM

Place: Lawrence Alloway Gallery
Location: Melville Library Building, Stony Brook University
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The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award: Victoria Febrer, MFA 2016

We are pleased to announce that Victoria Febrer, MFA 2016, received The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award from the American Association of Colleges and Universities. She is the first MFA to ever be chosen. Congratulations, Victoria!

The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education; who demonstrate a commitment to developing academic and civic responsibility in themselves and others; and whose work reflects a strong emphasis on teaching and learning.

Information about the 2015 Cross Scholars can be seen here:
http://www.aacu.org/meetings/annualmeeting/am15/cross-scholars

Update 04/25/2015:
Article from Stony Brook Independent, “Victoria Febrer: Artist, Educator, and K. Patricia Cross Award Recipient”
http://www.sbindependent.org/victoria-febrer-artist-educator-and-k-patricia-cross-award-recipient/

PACMAC 2014 Festival Oct. 17-26

The Patchogue Arts Council is excited to announce its next creative place-making initiative, ‘Destination Downtown – PAC MAC Festival 2014′ The festival will be a downtown-centric, multi-day, multi-venue festival encompassing (M)usic, (A)rts, and (C)inema from October 17-26, 2014.

SBU ART MFA candidates participate in this event: area ART (9) (12) and (13).

Exhibition:
Patchogue Arts Council (M)usic (A)rts (C)inema October 17 – 26, 2014

Place: downtown-centric, Patchogue, NY

FREE admission

More Information: http://www.patchoguearts.org/

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Guest Critic: Boshko Boskovic

Image © Ara Qui
Image © Ara Qui

MFA Final Critiques | Saturday, May 17th, 2014 | 10am – 4pm

The Department of Art at Stony Brook University Studio Art MFA invites guest critic Boshko Boskovic.

Boshko Boskovic is the Program Director of Residency Unlimited, a New York based residency program for international artists and curators. He curated numerous exhibitions such as Videozones 2012 at Interstate Projects, New York, Paint Me Sculpturly 2013, Artopia Gallery, Milan, Italy, Sara Bichao & Manon Harrois – Soundless Harmonies 2014, Artopia Gallery, Milan, Ellie Krakow – Bring the Lights Into the Shot 2013, Cuchifritos Gallery & Project Space, New York. Boskovic previously worked at the Felix Gonzalez-Torres Foundation managing the European retrospective Specific Objects Without Specific Form 2009-2010, an exhibition that traveled to the Wiels Contemporary Art Center in Brussels, The Beyeler Foundation in Basel and the Museum of Modern Art in Frankfurt. During his tenure as Associate Director at the Sean Kelly Gallery in New York he worked closely with artists such as Los Carpinteros, Ilya & Emilia Kabakov and Johan Grimonprez.

MFA Final Critiques
At the end of each academic year the MFA candidates and Art Faculty meet for critiques at the artists’ studio spaces located in Nassau Hall, south campus, Stony Brook University. Accompanied by Adjunct Faculty, select Art History Faculty and peers, and invited Guest Critics, these sessions are an intensive day of presentations and critical discussions.