“Night Café” dispute continues

March 5, 2014 • 0
The dispute over the ownership of Vincent van Gogh’s “The Night Café” is receiving renewed attention.

Renowned dancer to innovate with Yalies

February 19, 2014 • 0
Dance icon, choreographer, filmmaker and performance artist Yvonne Rainer will bring together Yale’s art community for a series of events in February.

School of Art professor discusses boat-building

February 19, 2014 • 0
Maria Lorenz ART ’02 is not just a painter, printmaker and performance artist — she also builds boats.

Original folk show to premiere at Yale

February 5, 2014 • 0
This weekend, New Haven will see the premiere of an original folk musical written by Yale students.

YUAG hosts Family Day

January 29, 2014 • 0
This weekend, the Yale University Art Gallery opened its doors to families eager to partake in a host of art-centric activities.

Local dance company funds its own show

January 22, 2014 • 0
Almost Porcelain, a new performance by the New Haven-based dance company Elm City Dance Collective, will premier this spring in large part owing to a fundraising campaign the group launched on Kickstarter. Company members succeeded in raising $5,035 in 30 days — exceeding their fundraising goal by nearly $900. The company is gearing up for »

YCBA talk explores 18th-century bust

October 30, 2013 • 0
A Tuesday talk at the Yale Center for British Art explored in detail an 18th-century British sculpture.

Talk explores art and bioethics

October 17, 2013 • 0
The theme of death united two seemingly disparate fields — art and bioethics — during a Wednesday talk at the Yale University Art Gallery. The lecture, titled “Art, Empathy and Morality: Exploring the Intersection of Art and Bioethics,” was led by YUAG curatorial fellow Tanya Pohrt and Yale Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics director Stephen Latham. »
Photojournalist Amanda Rivkin described her work in Turkey and Azerbaijan to
a small crowd in Luce Hall on Tuesday.

Photojournalist discusses travels, gender

October 2, 2013 • 0
Istanbul-based photojournalist Amanda Rivkin discussed her travels to a small group in Luce Hall.
In a new art exhibit, entitled “Joe’s Junk Yard,” Lisa Kereszi ART ’00 displays 12 photographs of her family’s Philadelphia junkyard business.

‘Junk Yard’ photos preserve past in Davenport

September 24, 2013 • 0
Lisa Kereszi ART ’00 has transformed the Davenport College Gallery into a junkyard.

‘Olympiad’ celebrates modernist masterpieces

September 23, 2013 • 0
Yale played host to a veritable “Manet mania,” as the history of art department’s “Olympiad” conference was aptly dubbed by Art News, a global art magazine.
“Still Life: 1970s Photorealism” — a new exhibit at the Yale University Art Gallery — is bringing the art of photorealism back by way of sculptures and paintings.

‘Still Life’ captures beauty of everday objects

September 11, 2013 • 0
After more than a decade of neglect, the Yale University Art Gallery is bringing photorealism back.