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Guest List: Ceramic Ware from the Gill Collection

You are Invited!

April 16- August 1

Opening Reception: Saturday, April 16, 6-8pm

Cohen Gallery, 55 N. Main Street Alfred, NY 14802

Free Event

Curated by Sharon McConnell’s Spring 2016 Exhibition Design Class:

Natalie Burkey, Harrison Csorny, Zoe Kurunow, Jess Stapf, Emily Wright

Bring a Guest and Dress to Impress! More

2016 BFA Exhibition

Opening Reception: Saturday May 7, 4-7 pm
Shows will run from May 7 thru Saturday May 14, 4pm
Locations: Harder Hall, Binns Merrill Hall, Cohen Art Studios

Honoring the Ordinary: Joel Isaak MFA Thesis Show

Opening Reception: April 30, 7-9 pm

Robert C. Turner Gallery

Free Event

Sponsored by: New York State College of Ceramics

Come join artist Joel Isaak for an opening reception of his Masters in Fine Arts sculpture thesis show, Honoring the Ordinary.  This is a large interactive sculptural installation.  Come enjoy the evening with the large interactive sculpture installation, friends, family, and tasty refreshments.


Alfred’s Summer Ceramic Workshops

Registration is open!

Starting June 27th, 2016: 4-week residency style workshop lead by John Gill and Visiting Artist In-chin Lee, and 2-week workshops lead by Kang-Hyo Lee, Kristen Kieffer, Chase Folsom with Visiting artist Ashley Lyon, and Steve Branfman with visiting artists Wayne Higby and Hongwei Li. Visit for more info and to register. Space is limited and filled on a first come, first serve basis. Questions? Email

Art History Club Trip to Corning Museum of Glass

Sunday, April 24, 2016

11 am - 5 pm

Bus pick-up in Harder Hall parking lot near REPO

Free Event

Sponsored by: Art History Club

On Sunday, April 23, a 33-seat bus will take students to Corning Museum of Glass for a 4 hour visit of the museum and its new expansion. Admission will be free with an Alfred student ID.  More

Gallery Talks: Erin Ethridge and Josh Hershman

Gallery Talk: Tuesday, April 26, 4:30 pm

Fosdick-Nelson Gallery and Robert C. Turner Gallery

Free Event

Sponsored by Committee or Division: Sculpture/Dimensional Studies

Join us for back-to-back gallery talks with MFA students: Erin Eldridge and Josh Hershman.

Aftercare: Austyn Taylor MFA Thesis Exhibition

Saturday, April 30, 7-9 pm

Fosdick-Nelson Gallery

Free Event

Sponsored by: Division of Ceramic Art, New York State College of Ceramics

Pressure Points: Leana Quade MFA Thesis Show

April 30, 2016, 7-9pm

Fosdick-Nelson Gallery

Free Event

Sponsored by:  Division of Sculpture/Dimensional Studies



RE://ROUTE - a participatory video-sound environme

April 22, 2016 at 4:30 pm

Location: McGee room 205 (Sound Studio)

Free Event

Sponsored by: The Institute for Electronic Arts and the Division of Expanded Media

Current IEA Artist-in-Residence Christopher Kaczmarek will be holding a participatory video-sound environment piece on Friday, April 22nd at 4:30 pm In McGee 205 (the Sound Studio). Attendees should bring short video recordings of their journey to the event of either a mobile device or from a device that records to SD card. These recordings will become content for the event.

Pizza and beverages will be provided.

The Institute for Electronic Art’s Visiting Artist Program is sponsored in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.