Public Programs and Events

Kevin Cook leading a tour of the recent Bradley Walker Tomlin exhibition.



Friday, November 9
POSTPONED: Today's Curator Gallery Talk with Timothy Greenfield-Sanders: The Trans List curator Anastasia James is being postponed until next Friday, November 16, at 12 noon. 


Friday, November 16
Curator Gallery Talk 
with Timothy Greenfield-Sanders: The Trans List curator Anastasia James

Sunday, November 18, 2 pm
Family Day: Exhibition-inspired activities for children and their families in conjunction with the exhibition The Trans List and Alive & Yelling: Trans Zines and Radical Subcultures. Join us as we discuss the fluidity of identity and the difference between sex and gender. After, we will create zines which depict ourselves in various settings, exploring how our own identities are shaped by circumstance. 
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*Please note that the discussion will include open dialogue about Trans identities which some families may find too sensitive for children.

* November 21–25 • Closed for Thanksgiving Break *

Friday, November 30, 5–7 pm
Opening reception for BFA/MFA I Thesis Exhibition
Exhibition open Friday through Tuesday, 11/30 – 12/11




Sunday, December 9
Last day of fall exhibitions: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders: The Trans List, Community and Continuity: Native American Art of New York, and Alive & Yelling: Trans Zines and Radical Subcultures


Funding for The Dorsky’s exhibitions and programs is provided by the Friends of the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art and the State University of New York at New Paltz. Additional major funding is provided by the Dorsky Museum Contemporary Art Program Fund.

All events take place in the museum unless otherwise noted.






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