(Image credits (top to bottom): Laylah Amatullah Barrayn, Maajeida, from the series “Untitled”, 2020; Annie Raife, Untitled, 2018; Jan Sawka, Post Card #32, (from the series “Post Cards”), 1987–89, collection Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, gift of the Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs; Combined: Unknown Dan (Mande) artist, Deangle Mask (detail), n.d., and Carl Van Vechten, Claude Marchant (detail), 1946, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art; Jacob Riis, Necktie Workshop in a Division Street Tenement, 1890; reprinted 1945, vintage gelatin silver print, gift of Howard Greenberg, 2002.076.022
Thursday, September 24, 6 pm: Curator Talk: with We Wear the Mask curator, Jean-Marc Superville Sovak
Saturday, September 26, 2 pm: In Conversation: Bill Aguado, Exectuive Director and Charles Biasini-Rivera Co-Founder and Director Emeritus of En Foco, Inc. in a conversation about the founding and history of the organization.
Sunday, September 27, 2 pm: Family Day: The Mailiad: A Mythic American Adventure, Part 1
Wednesday, September 30, 2 pm: Grant Writing Workshop for Artists: Accessing State and Local Grant Funds with Lilia Perez, Grants & Programs Manager at Arts Mid-Hudson
We are sad to share that long-time friend and supporter to the Dorsky Museum, Marcuse 'Cusie' Pfeifer died on July 17, 2020. Read more about Cusie here.
How Art Can Help Us Improve Our Communication Skills on the Academic Minute, WAMC.
Podcast on Jan Sawka at Kaatscast
Learn about Jan Sawka's life and work in this Virtual Symposium
See more on our exhibitions on YouTube
Virtually visit the Jan Sawka exhibition!
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As we are largely confined to our homes at this time, the launch of NASA’s SpaceX spacecraft Crew Dragon invites us to contemplate the infinite realm (more)
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