February 27, 2012

Columbia University School of the Arts Public Programs

Columbia University School of the Arts
Isaac Julien’s Looking for Langston.

Artists’ Talk with Charles Atlas and Mika Tajima
Thursday, March 1, 7 pm
Prentis Hall: 632 W 125 St, Room 101

Charles Atlas and Mika Tajima (SOA ’03) discuss their collaborative practices as part of the XtraCurricular series in conjunction with Charles Atlas’ exhibition, The Illusion of Democracy, at Luhring Augustine Bushwick. RSVP

Artist Talk with Georgia Sagri
Thursday, March 22, 7:30 pm
Prentis Hall: 632 W 125 St, Room 101

Visual Arts alumna and Whitney Biennial 2012 artist Georgia Sagri (SOA ‘06) examines the way in which elements of culture, such as technology, transforms and shapes society’s perception and interaction. RSVP

Looking Back at Looking for Langston
Thursday, March 29, 7:30 pm
Faculty House: 64 Morningside Drive

A multimedia presentation with archival images and clips from Looking for Langston (1989) by filmmaker Isaac Julien, this year’s Mellon Visiting Artist; followed responses from renowned scholars Kellie Jones, Kobena Mercer, Mark Nash, B. Ruby Rich; concluding in a roundtable discussion. RSVP

Visual Arts
MFA Thesis Show
Sunday, April 29, 2–5pm
Fisher Landau Center for Art
38-27 30th Street, Long Island City

Curated by Fionn Meade, new original work by the second-year MFA students are presented at the Fisher Landau Center. The exhibition will be on view from April 29 to May 20.

Columbia University School of the Arts Public Programs
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