Contemporary Crossroads III

About this Event Join Yale alumni and friends for an engaging afternoon with world class alumni and specialists in the Arts as we get an in-depth look into the contemporary arts scene during the internationally acclaimed Art Miami. Whether you are a seasoned collector, avid art enthusiast, practitioner, or just beginning your artistic journey, this event is for you. The …

Hrvoje Slovenc MFA’10 releases DIS/Inheritance: New Croatian Photography

Hrvoje Slovenc MFA’10, along with Don Mengay and Linda Mateljan, released DIS/Inheritance: New Croatian Photography, a collection of contemporary photography from nine Croatian photographers, including Slovenc himself. The photography comes from a variety of backgrounds, from academic to professional, all united under a Croatian heritage. The book features some photography which “emphasize[s] formal, aesthetic concerns related to framing, light, and …

Howardena Pindell ’67 MFA among Artists Honored at MOMA Exhibition Through February 18 2023

Howardena Pindell ’67 MFA is among the artists featured in the MOMA’s exhibition, Just Above Midtown: Changing Spaces, which runs through February 18, 2023. As New York Times reporter,  Aruna D’Souza notes that the exhibition honors JAM, a gallery space “founded by the artist and social activist Linda Goode Bryant in 1974 at 50 West 57th Street. Over the next 12 years …

Tala Madani MFA ’06 “Biscuits” Exhibition at the MOCA until Feb 2023

Tala Madani MFA ’06 has an exhibition, “Biscuits” at the Los Angeles MOCA. It runs through February 19th. Art Critic Christopher Knight reviewed the exhibition for the LA Times, saying, Madani’s work is like a truant love child of scatological transgressions by the late Mike Kelley and the feminist media smarts of artist Barbara Kruger. Deftly organized by MOCA curator …

Best of 2022: 3 Yale MFAs Included in Artsy’s 10 MFAs on the Rise

YAAL would like to kick off the new year honoring 3 Yale MFAs included in Artsy‘s “10 MFA Grads on the Rise in 2022.” Rachael Anderson MFA ’22, Bhasha Chakrabarti MFA ’22, and athena quispe MFA ’22. Read more at the Artsy article here. Photo Credit: Portrait of Bhasha Chakrabarti by Merik Goma. Courtesy of Bhasha Chakrabarti.

12.2.22 Event In Conversation with Kymberly Pinder ’89 MA, ’95 PhD and Didier
William ’09 MFA

Friday, December 2, 20222pm – 4pmMOCANOMI770 NE 125th streetNorth Miami, FL 33161 Register @ https://INCONKPDW.eventbrite.com Join the Yale Alumni Art League in partnership with Sugarcane Magazine and the Museum ofContemporary Art North Miami for an In-Conversation and reception with the Stavros NiarchosFoundation Dean of the Yale School of Art, Kymberly Pinder ’89 MA, ’95 PhD and DidierWilliam ’09 MFA in …

Antwaun Sargent On Campus for Beauty and Justice

Antwaun Sargent: Beauty and JusticeAuthor and Art Critic; Director, Gagosian Galleries November 1, 2022, 4:00pmSchool of Art, Green Hall, B031156 Chapel Street About Antwaun SargentAntwaun Sargent is a cultural critic whos writing has appeared  in New York Times, the New Yorker, GQ, Interview and many other publications.  He guest edited the May/June 2020 “New Talent” issue of Art in America …

An “Emotional, Powerful Photographic Experience:” Dawoud Bey MFA ’93 at Tampa Museum of Art

In her review of Dawoud Bey MFA ’93’s recent exhibition, Arts and Music Reporter Maggie Duffy calls the exhibition an “emotional, powerful photographic experience.” The exhibition, “Dawoud Bey & Carrie Mae Weems: In Dialogue,” was on display at the Tampa Museum of Art until October 25th. “In Dialogue” showcases more than 120 photographs and videos from Bey and Carrie Mae …

Do Ho Suh MFA ’97 Conserves Texture of Everyday with Fabric Sculpture

Recently, Lucy Ives profiled Do Ho Suh MFA ’97, whose fabric sculptures conserve the texture of everyday life. Ives writes: “Suh’s art is often described as a response to globalization… Suh was born in Seoul in 1962 and came to the US to study at the Rhode Island School of Design, where his work in fabric architecture was a way …

Danielle De Jesus MFA ’21 Is 2022 Beecher Residency Inaugural Resident

Danielle De Jesus MFA ’21 was the 2022 Beecher Residency Inaugural resident at Stillman House in Litchfield, Connecticut. She spoke with ArtNet about her experience. Read more at this ArtNet article! Photo Credits: Danielle De Jesus at the Beecher Residency. Photo courtesy of the artist.

Chiffon Thomas MFA ’20 Exhibition at PPOW Gallery in NYC

From September 9 to October 28, 2022, you can view Chiffon Thomas MFA ’20 on display at the PPOW gallery in New York City. Thomas’s exhibition, Staircase to the Rose Window, was reviewed in the New Yorker by Johanna Fateman, who described the multidisciplinary artist’s work as “breathtaking”: “Thomas’s alchemical, history-laden work stands, in part, as a metaphor for trans …

Shikeith MFA ’18 at Yossi Milo Gallery Summer 2022

“Grace is the condition of being blessed. It also describes a certain effortless movement: it is meant to come to us with ease. But for his debut exhibition at Yossi Milo Gallery, multidisciplinary artist Shikeith MFA’ 18 warns us via the show’s title that for Black queer people, “grace comes violently.” The gentle yet tense photographs, sculptures, and five-channel video-cum-sculpture …