Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Osman Akan on large sculptural installations

Easton Pribble Lecture Series

Munson Williams Proctor Museum of Art / Auditorium 

Friday April 19th, 10:45 - 2:00pm

As well as Akan's general art practice; lecture will specifically cover conceptualization and realization of Akan's large public artworks with an emphasis on site specific installations in Remote locations. 

This lecture is open to public.

Monday, February 25, 2013

Upcoming Show; Sublime Porte

Sublime Porte: Art and Contemporary Turkey (Exhibition and Symposium)

EXHIBITION

A group exhibition featuring works by: Osman Akan, Burak Arikan, Kezban Batibeki, Nezaket Ekici, Paul Fabozzi, Murat Germen, Peter Hristoff, Gözde İlkin, Michael Marfione, Alex Morel, Arzu Ozkal, Murat Pulat, Gulay Semercioglu, Orkan Telhan and Elif Uras.

St. John’s University is honored to present Sublime Porte: Art and Contemporary Turkey, an exhibition which features a broad range of contemporary works by a select group of emerging and internationally acclaimed artists whose works respond to Turkey’s rich cultural diversity. The exhibition addresses issues of race, gender, sexuality, religion and politics as well as broader arguments concerning art, culture and globalization.


ON VIEW at Dr. M. T. Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery/Sun Yat Sen Hall, St. John’s University, 8000 Utopia Parkway, Queens, NY 11439

OPENS: March 14 - May 2, 2013
ARTIST’S RECEPTION: Friday, March 15, 2013, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.