Art Criticism and Writing | MFA Program

Tuesday October 4, 2011
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Panel Discussion TOWARD AN ETHICS IN ART WRITING, moderated by Aimee Walleston

Tuesday October 4th, 2011 7pm
133/141 West 21 Street, Room 101C

Is it possible to define a cogent code of ethics in art writing? In this panel discussion, four young contemporary art writers, Adam Kleinman, Quinn Latimer, Patricia Milder and Matthew Schum will investigate the problem of ethics in relation to their own work and to criticism writ large.

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Wednesday July 20th, 2011
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The Total Styrene Experience, curated by Patricia Milder (class of 2010), July 20, 2011

Total Styrene Event

Wednesday July 20th, 2011
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The July/August issue of the Brooklyn Rail includes seven pieces by our current students, two pieces by alumni, and two by current faculty

July August 2011 Brooklyn Rail

Dorothea Rockburne with David Levi Strauss & Christopher Bamford

Matthew Day Jackson with Charles Schultz, “and ” John O’Conner: What Is Toronto? by Charles Schultz

Mark Di Suvero at Governor’s Island by Sara Christoph

Francis Alÿs: A Story of Deception,” and “Geometry: Selected Works from the Estate of Mary Ann Unger by Kara L. Rooney

Louis I. Kahn: Building a View, and Stephen Antonakos: Spaces, by Aldrin Valdez

George Gittoes: Witness to a War, by Noah Dillon

Editor’s Note (on Dance), by Claudia La Rocco

Wednesday April 27, 2011
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Miriam Atkin (class of 2010) and Kurt Ralske (class of 2012) at Location One, April 27th.

Rediscovering German Futurist Cinema, 1920-1929
Wednesday / April 27 / 8:30pm
Roulette @ Location One / 20 Greene St. / Soho / NYC

Kurt Ralske presents his research into the experimental film work of Fritz Lang and F.W.Murnau. With the rediscovery of this little-known genre, 1920s Berlin moves forwards and backwards in time simultaneously. The price of admission to this parallel universe is only your credulity. “Through the slightest of digital interventions, these lost landmarks of early experimental cinema have been retrieved from the Akashic Record.” The mysteries of the Schüfftan Process will be revealed!

Wednesday March 9th, 2011
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Art Criticism and Writing Students in the Brooklyn Rail

The March 2011 issue of The Brooklyn Rail: Critical Perspectives on Art, Politics, and Culture includes pieces by five current or former students in Art Criticism & Writing:

Caroline Dumalin (current first-year), “What Lies Beneath the Roses,” on Will Ryman; Charles Schultz (current second-year), “Patrick Jacobs: Familiar Terrain;” Aimee Walleston (class of 2009), “Dark Star: Stephen Irwin, 1959-2010;” Kara Rooney (class of 2009), Winter @The Kitchen;” and Patricia Milder (class of 2010), “Staging Action: Performance in Photography Since 1960″ and “Cori Olinghouse of Ninja.” Kara and Patricia are Managing Art Editors of the Railhttp://brooklynrail.org.

Monday January 24th, 2011
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Alumni Kara Rooney Publishes her first Book!

Kara Rooney, graduating class of 2009, has just published her first book, The Narrative (R)evolution: A Re-Writing of Ideas in the Interplay of Language, Art and Cyberspace,  published by VDM Verlag in Germany.

It is now available online at amazon.com.

Friday January 21st, 2011
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Christine Licata co-curated an exhibition for Taller Boricua titled “See What I Mean”

Christine Licata (ACW Class of 2008) has co-curated an exhibition for Taller Boricua titled “See What I Mean,” that has been extended till January 29, 2011 at the Julia de Burgos Latino Cultural Center at 1680 Lexington Avenue, between 105th and 106th Streets in New York City. Bringing together visual artists and Nuyorican poets, this exhibition explores the elastic nature of verbal and visual language. Taller Boricua/The Puerto Rican Workshop is a 40-year-old artist-run nonprofit art and gallery and multidisciplinary cultural space in El Barrio. For more information, go to http://www.tallerboricua.org

Tuesday January 4th, 2011
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PAJ: A Journal of Art and Performance has just published a condensed version of Patricia Milder’s (ACW 2010) MFA thesis, “Teaching as Art: The Contemporary Lecture-Performance”

PAJ: A Journal of Art and Performance has just published a condensed version of Patricia Milder’s (ACW 2010) MFA thesis, “Teaching as Art: The Contemporary Lecture-Performance,” in the current issue (97, 2011, pp. 13-27). It deals with works by the Bruce High Quality Foundation, Jérome Bel, the National Theater of the United States of America, and Sharon Hayes, among others. Patricia is currently Managing Art Editor for the Brooklyn Rail and writes regularly on art and dance for the Rail and Art Critical.

Thursday November 11th, 2010
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Alumni Alyssa Timin is made Managing Editor of the Journal of Philosophy at Columbia

Art Criticism alumnus Alyssa Timin (graduating class of 2009) is now Managing Editor of the Journal of Philosophy at Columbia University. She was formally hired in July after serving as Acting Managing Editor for the first half of 2010.

Wednesday November 10th, 2010
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Kara Rooney becomes a Managing Arts Editor of the Brooklyn Rail

Art Criticism and Writing alumni Kara Rooney (graduating class of 2009) has been a monthly contributor to the Brooklyn Rail for a while and she was just made a Managing Editor.

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