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Teaching Museum and Art Gallery
at Skidmore College
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Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
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There were 13 events in October.
All events in Oct 2017
Student Created Programs
Oct 3, 2017, 12 PM
Curator’s Tour with Laila Morgan ‘18
Join us for a tour of
Oct 5, 2017, 7 PM
Poetry Lab with Cara Benson, Johnny Perez & Sean Dalpiaz
Join us in the Tang’s atrium for an evening of poetry and discussion
Oct 6, 2017, 6:30 PM
Accelerator Series: Mass Incarceration and the Prison Industrial Complex
Isolde Brielmaier moderates a discussion with Elizabeth Hinton, Duron Jackson, and Johnny Perez.
Oct 7, 2017, 4 PM
Whole Grain: Experiments in Film & Video — Five Films by Bruce Conner
Join us for a screening of films by legendary artist and avant-garde filmmaker Bruce Conner.
Oct 12, 2017, 11 AM
Curator’s Tour of Birthing Bodies with Laila Morgan ’18
Join us for a tour of
as part of Skidmore’s “In It.”
Oct 14, 2017, 2 PM
Family Saturday: 3-D Still Lifes
We will make 3-D still lifes based on the objects and interiors of Njideka Akunyili Crosby’s paintings.
Oct 17, 2017, 6 PM
Raab Visiting Artist Lecture: Howard Ben Tré
Presented by Rosanne Brody Raab ‘55 and the Skidmore Department of Art.
Oct 21, 2017, 12 PM
Family Saturday: Drop-in Art-Making Activity
From noon – 1:30 pm, we will create 3-D Still Lifes!
Oct 21, 2017, 3 PM
Join us for a talk with Opener artists followed by a reception.
Oct 24, 2017, 12 PM
Curator’s Tour with Rachel Seligman
Join Assistant Director for Curatorial Affairs and Malloy Curator Rachel Seligman for a tour.
Oct 24, 2017, 5 PM
Darker Than Blue: Curtis Mayfield
Screening and Q&A
A screening followed by a conversation with Caryl Phillips and Don McCormack
Oct 25, 2017, 8 PM
Caryl Phillips Public Reading and Book Signing
Oct 28, 2017, 2 PM
Family Saturday: Spiders and Spider Webs
We will create spiders and spider webs inspired by works in the museum.
Exhibitions on view
Opener 32: Tel_
Njideka Akunyili Crosby: Predecessors
Faux Faux (Lobby Life)
States of Incarceration
Elevator Music 34 Tony Oursler: Talking Light
Art, Object, Self
Pattern by Emma Fritschel ’19
Inspired by the exhibition
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.
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