“Clemente > Brazil > Yale” showcases 30 paintings that Italian artist Francesco Clemente made while traveling in Brazil.

Clemente exhibit sheds light on Brazilian culture

April 3, 2013 • 0
On Monday, the School of Art’s Edgewood Gallery opened its doors to the public to showcase the work of Italian artist Francesco Clemente.

Panel explores artist Katz’s work

March 4, 2013 • 0
On Saturday, visitors to a School of Art panel of artists, critics, poets and writers gained new insight into “Katz x Katz."
The School of Art’s panel series on Saturday was focused on art issues unique to the Internet age.

Art school panels highlight issues in contemporary art

February 25, 2013 • 0
On Saturday, the School of Art hosted its first series of panels featuring students, curators and professional artists discussing issues in contemporary art.

Graduate artists showcase thesis work

February 20, 2013 • 0
On Friday, the School of Art’s Green Hall was abuzz with activity as painting and printmaking majors celebrated the debut of their thesis work.

Forum mulls photography

January 30, 2013 • 0
On Tuesday, four photography department heads from the nation’s leading art schools debated the state of academic photography programs through a Museum of Modern Art Forum on Contemporary Photography.
Over 200 visitors attended the show’s Tuesday night opening at 32 Edgewood.

Art school celebrates Alex Katz

January 16, 2013 • 0
The latest exhibition at the School of Art’s Edgewood Gallery celebrates American figurative artist Alex Katz in the largest display ever of his personally owned work. “Katz x Katz,” curated by Robert Storr, dean of the School of Art and longtime friend of Katz, includes 70 works from Katz’s private collection, many of which have »

Art admins unhappy with art history offerings

December 7, 2012 • 0
To School of Art administrators, students are unable to gain the art history background necessary for their field.

Art Trade expands visual arts scene

November 27, 2012 • 0
Undergraduates bored by the blank walls of their dorm rooms will soon have a new decorating option from Art Trade, Yale’s newest undergraduate art group.
New requirements in the art history major will address complaints that the curriculum is too “Eurocentric.”

Art history major develops new requirements

November 15, 2012 • 1274
In December, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences will vote on changes to the History of Art major that may make it easier for students to plan cross-cultural schedules.

A transformative force in Yale art, Chaet dies

October 18, 2012 • 0
Bernard Chaet, a former chair of Yale’s Art Department who taught for almost 40 years and saw the transformation of the department into a nationally ranked professional school, passed away Tuesday. He was 88. Chaet emphasized the importance of art as a discipline for those of all academic backgrounds and taught his students to think »

Cycling team beats Ivy League competitors

April 11, 2012 • 3
Twenty-seven members of the Yale Bulldog Cycling Club spent Saturday and Sunday racing up and down East Rock in the fourth annual Lux et Velocitas race. The race, contested by members of Yale’s cycling club, was the seventh of nine consecutive weekend races in the Eastern Collegiate Cycling Conference. It drew approximately 300 athletes from »
Stephen Sondheim’s Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, “Sunday in the Park with George,” debuted at the Off-Broadway Theater on Thursday.

“Sunday in the Park” debuts at Yale

March 30, 2012 • 0
Art comes to life in “Sunday in the Park with George,” Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Pulitzer Prize-winning musical that opened Thursday at the Off-Broadway Theater. The 1983 musical was inspired by post-impressionist painter Georges Seurat’s “A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte.” When Lapine and Sondheim saw the work hanging in »