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Upcoming Lectures and Events

Newcomb Art Events google calendar    Spring2022ArtEventsCalendar_final.pdf

Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition - Sidney Astl, Sophie Bennett, Syd Fagan, Colleen Hugo, Lydia Mattson
May 12 - 20, Carroll Gallery

Reception - Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition - Sidney Astl, Sophie Bennett, Syd Fagan, Colleen Hugo, Lydia Mattson
May 20, 12 - 2 pm (in conjunction with Commencement activities), Carroll Gallery


Antenna Gallery exhibition: June 7 - 24, 2022 (details TBA)

The Front exhibition: July 5 - 22, 2022 (details TBA)

Recent Lectures and Events

Where We Are: Tulane Contemporary.5 - an exhibition featuring work by Newcomb Art Department faculty plus select recent MFA graduates
January 18 - February 23, Carroll Gallery
*Reception: February 14, 4-6 pm
Participating artists: Diana Antohe, Anthony Baab, Allison Beondé, Teresa A. Cole, Aaron Collier, William DePauw, AnnieLaurie Erickson, Sean Fader, Pippin Frisbie-Calder, Dave Greber, Ronna S. Harris, Jeremy Jernegan, Kevin H. Jones, Gene Koss, Kaori Maeyama, Mark Morris, Anne C. Nelson, David Robinson, Sadie Sheldon, Christian Stock, Jenna Turner
Tulane Contemporary.5 catalogue (pdf)

Sawyer Seminar - Film Screening
February 10, 6:00-7:45pm, Stone Auditorium
Fireburn: The Documentary (2020) (20 minutes), Angela Golden Bryan (Writer), Joel Fendelman (Director), and We Carry It Within Us (2017) (1 hr, 7 minutes), Helle Stenum

Sawyer Seminar Site Visit: Oak Alley + Whitney Plantation
February 12, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Open to 18 guests with transportation, tickets, and lunch provided through the Sawyer Seminar, RSVP required see https://www.sitesofmemorynola.org.

Sawyer Seminar Site Visit - Shadows on the Teche
February 13, 10:30am - 4:00pm
Open to 18 guests with transportation, tickets, and lunch provided through the Sawyer Seminar, RSVP required, see https://www.sitesofmemorynola.org.

Reception - Where We Are: Tulane Contemporary.5 - an exhibition featuring work by Newcomb Art Department faculty plus select recent MFA graduates
February 14, 4-6pm, Carroll Gallery

Sawyer Seminar Artist Talk - La Vaughn Belle
February 14, 6:00pm, Stone Auditorium
Artist La Vaughn Belle in conversation with Dr. Rosanne Adderley.

Glass Demo + Artist Talk - J.W. May
February 16, 3:00 - 6:00 pm, Pace-Willson Glass Studio

Visiting Curator: Sharon Matt Atkins, roundtable discussion with graduate students in studio art and art history
March 4, 2;30-4pm, Stone Auditorium

MFA Lectures - Christian Dinh and Shabez Jamal
March 8, 6:00 pm, Stone Auditorium

Reception - Bachelor of Arts Exhibition
March 10, 4:00 - 6:00 pm, Carrolll Gallery

MFA Lectures - Diane Appaix-Castro and Danielle Fauth
March 10, 6:00 pm, Stone Auditorium

Terry K. Simmons Lecture in Art History
Adapt, Reject, and Remix: Ethiopian Christian Art in the Early Modern Era

Kristen Windmuller-Luna, Curator of African Art, Cleveland Museum of Art
March 14, 6:00 pm, Stone Auditorium

Bachelor of Arts Exhibition
March 7 - 15, Carroll Gallery

MFA Thesis Exhibition - Blaine Steiner
March 31 - April 8, Carroll Gallery

Reception - MFA Thesis Exhibition - Blaine Steiner
April 7, 5:30 - 7:30 pm, Carroll Gallery

Reception - MFA Exhibition @ Antenna
Upon Further Consideration (because things are different)
featuring: Dianne Appaix-Castro, Christian DInh, Danielle Fauth, Shabez Jamal, and Blaine Steiner
Saturday April 9, 6 pm - 10 pm, Antenna, 3718 St Claude Ave
The exhibition will be on view from April 9 - May 8.

Sawyer Seminar Site Visit - New Orleans Monumental Landscape
April 10
RSVP required, see https://www.sitesofmemorynola.org.

David Getsy Undetectability: Scott Burton’s sculpture and public art in the first decade of the AIDS crisis
April 11, 6pm Stone Auditorium

Garrard Lecture - Catherine Opie
April 21, 6:00 pm, Freeman Auditorium

MFA Thesis Exhibitions - Diane Appaix-Castro and Danielle Fauth
April 14 - 22, Carroll Gallery

Reception - MFA Thesis Exhibitions - Diane Appaix-Castro and Danielle Fauth
April 22, 5:30 - 7:30 pm, Carroll Gallery

Encounters between Weaving and Beating on Early Modern Paper
Caroline Fowler, Starr Director of the Research and Academic Program at the Clark Art Institute
Wednesday, April 27, 6pm Zoom Meeting ID: 990 8506 6363, Passcode: 250990

MFA Thesis Exhibitions - Christian Dinh and Shabez Jamal
April 28 - May 6, Carroll Gallery

MFA Lecture - Blaine Steiner
May 3, 6:00 pm, Stone Auditorium

Reception - MFA Thesis Exhibitions - Christian Dinh and Shabez Jamal
May 5, 5:30 - 7:30 pm, Carroll Gallery

Newcomb Art Awards and MFA Open Studios
Friday May 6
Newcomb Art Awards: 5pm, Stone Auditorium and online via Zoom Meeting ID: 983 7264 2694, Passcode: 183738
MFA
Open Studios: 6-8 pm, Woldenberg Art Center

2021

Undergraduate Juried Exhibition: Walkthrough with the Juror, Jennifer M. Williams
Thursday, January 21, 2021

Representation & Resistance Lecture and the Terry K. Simmons Lecture in Art History:
Acts of Translation: Black Artists and "The Song of Hiawatha”
Anna Arabindan-Kesson, Princeton University
Tuesday, February 2

Garrard Lecture: Curator Talk by Thomas J. Lax, Museum of Modern Art
Thursday, February 5

Carroll Gallery Pop-up Event: Make a mosaic tile
Wednesday March 10

Representation & Resistance Lecture and the Sandra Garrard Memorial Lecture
Posing Modernity: A Retrospective View and Implications for Art History
Denise Murrell, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Carroll Gallery Pop-up Event: Experiment with orgami
Wednesday March 31, 12-4 pm, free and open to Tulane community

MFA Exhibitions: Jenna de Boisblanc, Kelwin Coleman, Mitchell Craft, Ansley Givhan, Nicole Hawkins, Kaitlyn Morales
April 10 - May 2, Antenna Gallery and The Front map

Representation & Resistance Lecture
Black American Art and its Valorization, Effacement & Rupture in France
Richard J. Powell, John Spencer Bassett Distinguished Professor of Art and Art History, Duke University
Thursday, April 15, 5;00pm CST, Online
Zoom: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/96841589553?pwd=dGl1WGdaU012TEFCYjc2RnpUcUZ1QT09
Meeting ID: 968 4158 9553
Passcode: 428296

MFA Artist Talk: Kaitlyn Morales
April 17 1:00pm at The Front

MFA Artist Talk: Mitchell Craft
April 17 1:30pm at The Front

MFA Artist Talk: Ansley Givhan
April 24 1:00pm at The Front

MFA Artist Talk: Jenna Deboisblanc
April 24 1:30pm at The Front

MFA Artist Talk: Kelwin Coleman
May 1 1:00pm at Antenna Gallery

MFA Artist Talk: Nicole Hawkins
May 1 1:30pm at Antenna Gallery

BFA Exhibition #1
April 15 - 23, Carroll Gallery

BFA Exhibition #2
April 29 - May 7, Carroll Gallery

Student Art Awards
Thursday April 29, 6pm

BA Exhibition
May 13 - 21, Carroll Gallery

Staple Goods at Tulane: a celebration of the co-operative gallery's 10th anniversary
June 16 - July 21, Closing reception: Friday, July 23rd, from 6 – 8 pm, Carroll Gallery

The Emotional Brain
Exhibition dates: August 23 – October 22, 2021, Opening reception: Thursday, Aug. 26, 5:30 – 7:30 pm | Carroll Gallery

Ways of Looking: an invitation to thoughful observation
Carroll Gallery | Exhibition dates: November 8 – 24, 2022 | Opening reception: Sunday, November 7, 3 - 5 pm
Featured video artists:
Ellen Bull – Peach Body Summer
Jane Cassidy – The Thin Veil

2021 Stern Lecture: The Emperor in Pieces: Relics and Napoleonic Memory
David O'Brien, Professor of Art History, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Thursday, December 2 at 6pm
Zoom Meeting ID: 945 1333 0241 Passcode: 459209

Sawyer Seminar
Screening of "Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans”

December 7 at 6 pm, Stone Auditorium, 210 Woldenberg Art Center

Undergraduate Juried Exhibition Thursday, December 9: opening reception + walkthrough with the juror + award announcements
Exhibition on View through December 22

Sawyer Seminar
Panel Discussion with Dr. Lorraine Leu, Sara Zewde, Freddi Williams Evans, Luther Gray

December 10 at 3:30 pm, 3rd Floor Newcomb Commons

Sawyer Seminar
Tour of the Tremé

December 12 from 1:30-5:00pm, starting at the New Orleans African American Museum

fall 2020

Art for Activism August 10 - September 3, Carroll Gallery
Online auction: Thursday, August 20, 7:00-8:00pm

‘No one could prevent us making good use of our eyes’: Enslaved Spectators and Iconoclasts on Southern Plantations
Jennifer Van Horn, Associate Professor of Art History and History, University of Delaware
Thursday, September 10, 6:00pm

Homecoming at Home Hot Glass Demo
Thursday, October 13, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Interactive Chalkboard Mural inspired by artist Candy Chang’s “Before I Die” project, a pop-up event
Thursday, October 15, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, Carroll Gallery
Free and open to any Tulane students, admission limited to 10 students at a time

Recycled Journal Making, a pop-up event
Thursday, October 22, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, Carroll Gallery
Free and open to any Tulane students, admission limited to 10 students at a time

"The Materiality of Insurgency in the Colonial Andes"
Ananda Cohen-Aponte, Associate Professor of History of Art, Cornell University
Thursday, November 5, 5pm CST, Online, Zoom meeting link: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/98937431062

MFA Lectures: Mitchell Craft, Kaitlyn Morales
Monday, November 9, Freeman Auditorium, 5:30pm CST (for Tulane community only) and Online, Zoom meeting link https://tulane.zoom.us/j/93906436316

Ritual, Gender, and Narrative in Late Medieval Italy, Anne Derbes, Professor Emerita, Hood College
Wednesday November 11, 3:30 PM CST Online, Zoom meeting link: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/99621103186

MFA Lectures: Ansley Givhan, Nicole Hawkins
Wednesday, November 11, Freeman Auditorium, 5:30pm CST (for Tulane community only) and Online, Zoom meeting link https://tulane.zoom.us/j/93906436316

Drawing Miniatures with Watercolor Artist Gabrielle Reeves
Thursday, November 12, 3:40pm CST, Online, Zoom meeting link: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/92590266996

Solar Prints, a pop-up event
Thursday, November 12, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, Carroll Gallery
Free and open to any Tulane students, admission limited to 10 students at a time

"The Greek Slave on the Eve of Abolition"
Caitlin Beach, Assistant Professor of Art History, Fordham University
Thursday, November 12, 6pm CST, Online, Zoom meeting link: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/91351100042

MFA Lectures: Kelwin Coleman, Jenna de Boisblanc
Monday, November 16, 5:30pm CST, Freeman Auditorium (for Tulane community only) and Online, Zoom meeting link https://tulane.zoom.us/j/93906436316

 


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