Story Categories: Art Department

October 16, 2016
From the U.N. Refugee Agency website Wagner College is proud to host its 2016 International Film Festival: five evenings of world film running from Oct. 17 through 21. All screenings will begin at 7 p.m. Admission is free, and the public is invited. Consistent with this year’s IFF theme of immigration, [...] Keep reading →
Rick Krieger, Apocalypse before & after (16x9)
August 24, 2016
On Sunday, Sept. 11 from 2 to 5 p.m., the Wagner College Gallery will host a reception for the new exhibition by Rick Krieger, “The Bomb Shelters Will Save Us.” The show consists of 30 letter-sized pencil drawings depicting the “before” and “after” of a nuclear apocalypse, drawn between [...] Keep reading →
Refugees 16x9
November 20, 2015
Dr. Laura Morowitz Dr. Laura Morowitz, a Wagner College art historian whose research has delved deeply into the Third Reich’s campaign against Europe’s Jews, offers this reflection on the objections of some American politicians to offering refuge to those fleeing the Islamic State and the Syrian [...] Keep reading →
Professor Bill Murphy
November 13, 2015
'Along the Arthur Kill' (2007-08) by Bill Murphy, as viewed from the Bayonne Bridge Wagner College art professor Bill Murphy has been tapped by the company building the New York Wheel to graphically document the project’s construction, from start to finish, for use in a commemorative coffee table [...] Keep reading →
'As Above,' Shelley Thorstensen (16x9) (a)
October 29, 2015
The Wagner College Gallery presents “As Above,” an exhibition of work by Shelley Thorstensen. The show runs from Tuesday, Nov. 3 through Friday, Jan. 15. The opening is timed to coincide with the IFPDA’s 2015 Print Week, running from Nov. 2 through 8. Shelley Thorstensen has expertise in all [...] Keep reading →
Francis & Irene Jacob 16x9
September 28, 2015
Wagner College is pleased to announce its first Foreign Language Film Festival, with screenings scheduled for Oct. 19-22 in the Manzulli Boardroom, located in Wagner College’s Foundation Hall, and a coffeehouse concert on Oct. 28. The public is invited to attend the entire festival. All events are [...] Keep reading →
'Jeepney' screenshot 16x9
April 29, 2015
Wagner College Film & Media Studies professor Sarah Friedland’s latest documentary, “Jeepney,” will be screened in early May on the PBS World network as part of the “Filipino American Lives” series. The episode will air on WLIW World, which can be found on the following cable-system channels [...] Keep reading →
Chris Spollen 16x9
January 24, 2015
On Friday, Jan. 23, New York 1 visited the Wagner College Gallery exhibition of recent prints and sculptures by Chris Spollen, “Rocket Ships to Robots and other Various Machinations of the Imagination.” The exhibition, which is on display from Sunday, Jan. 18 through Sunday, Feb. 22, is free and [...] Keep reading →
Philip Mauro 16x9
November 20, 2014
On Nov. 13, 2014, WNBC News reporter Pat Battle produced a story about the Heart Gallery, a collaboration of professional photographers in New York City taking beautiful shots of foster children to help them find a permanent home. Wagner College photography professor Philip Mauro was one of the [...] Keep reading →
Klimt 16x9
November 3, 2014
This Friday, Wagner College art historian Laura Morowitz will be an invited speaker in a Duke University speaker series on “Art, Conflict and the Politics of Memory.” Her subject: the odd retrospective exhibition of Gustav Klimt’s works staged by Vienna’s Nazi-installed governor, Baldur [...] Keep reading →