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Here We Are!


Join us for the opening of Here We Are! and meet the newest members of the Alfred Art Community. The exhibition is the culmination of the week-long activities in Foundations. Taking inspiration from the questions,

“Where is Home? and Who Am I ?”

students have created a large scale ‘fresco’ in the Harder Hall Studio as well as a collaborative audio piece titled, Hometown Stories and a series of Self-Portrait Zines. Stop by, share a donut and some conversation with the Art freshman on Friday August 29th from 10:00 until 11:00 am. Download and Print out the poster here: Here We Are

Cloaked in the guise of color and pattern, three installation artists reveal subtle signs of discontent.


Attend the opening Friday September 5 from 7-9 pm of , an exhibition featuring the work of Ron Lambert, Derek Larson and Nikki Painter. It takes place in the Fosdick-Nelson Gallery and runs until Saturday October 11.

The artists will be giving a talk on Monday, September 1 at noon in the gallery…you are invited to join them!

Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday 11 A.M.-4 P.M.; Saturday-Sunday 1-3 P.M.

Tomorrow is Tuesday. Day TWO.

FOR TONIGHT: cover all the walls and columns in the Harder Hall Studio! Keep in mind WHAT you are trying to convey… HOME/ME. It was suggested for you to use variations of brushes (and line!), to think about the big picture/the overall composition, and not to be timid but to go in and rework some of the drawings. Keep moving, we are looking for an inclusive drawing not one were we see individual areas.

FOR TOMORROW: Please bring brushes, sharpie pens or other black marker-type pens, any visual materials including your maps, glue stick, scissors, x-acto knives… plus your HOMETOWN story, YOUR OBJECT and story, and your MAP!