Archive | January, 2016

The M.A. in Historical and Sustainable Architecture: Careers in Adaptive Reuse and Historic Preservation Spring Open House / Information Session for 2016-17

28 Jan


Miriam Kelly, ARB AABC, Associate, Beyer Blinder Belle Architects

Professors Mosette Broderick and Jon Ritter

Thursday February 4, 6:30 pm

Silver Center 307

100 Washington Square East

New York City

The M.A. in Historical and Sustainable Architecture invites you to attend our Spring 2016 Open House, which will focus on careers in historic preservation and adaptive reuse. Architect Miriam Kelly will discuss her work, illustrating her day-to-day life with examples from her projects. Ms. Kelly will share her passion for architectural conservation, which inspires many of our graduates who work in this sector today. Professors Broderick and Ritter will answer questions about our program and discuss our faculty and curriculum, along with details about admissions for Fall 2016.

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Film Screening by Grey Gallery

27 Jan



Parviz Tanavoli, Heech, 1972. Bronze on wood base, 22 1/4 x 12 x 8 in. Grey Art Gallery, New York University Art Collection. Gift of Abby Weed Grey, G1975.54
Film Screening
Parviz Tanavoli, Poetry in Bronze
Tuesday, February 2, 6:30 pm
King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center
53 Washington Square South
Parviz Tanavoli, Iran’s leading modern sculptor, is represented in the Grey’s collection by some 80 works—the largest number in an institution anywhere in the world. Come and view this documentary film (Terrence Turner, 2014, 68 min.) to learn more about Tanavoli’s life and work, as portrayed through conversations with the artist, vintage film footage and photographs, and interviews with leading scholars and curators including Lynn Gumpert, curator of Global/Local and director, Grey Art Gallery, NYU, who will introduce the film.Organized by NYU’s Grey Art Gallery.

Free of charge, no reservations, capacity limited. All programs are subject to change.

Offered in conjunction with the exhibition Global/Local 1960–2015: Six Artists from Iran, on view at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery January 12–April 2, 2016.

For more information on the exhibition,
please visit


DAH Lecture, 2/17/16

25 Jan



Versailles in the World, DAH Conference on January 29

13 Jan



DAH Alumna Amy Cappellazzo (’89) in the New York Times

13 Jan


From left, Amy Cappellazzo, Allan Schwartzman, and Adam Chinn of Art Agency, Partners, at Sotheby’s on Monday.CreditAlex Welsh for The New York Times


Grey Gallery Event

12 Jan


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Shiva Ahmadi, Pipes, 2013. Watercolor, ink, and acrylic on Aquabord, 40 3/4 x 60 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.
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Gallery Conversation

Wednesday, January 13, 6:30 pm
Grey Art Gallery, NYU
100 Washington Square EastWith Shiva Ahmadi, artist in Global/Local, and Lynn Gumpert and Ally Mintz,
Grey Art Gallery, NYU

Free of charge, no reservations.

Offered in conjunction with the exhibition Global/Local 1960–2015: Six Artists from Iran, on view at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery January 12April 2, 2016.

For more information on the exhibition,
please visit


Introducing Journal 18, co-edited by Professor Meredith Martin

5 Jan

Welcome to Journal 18 !

Journal18  is an online journal devoted to eighteenth-century art and culture. Our first issue, #1 Multilayered, is due out in Spring 2016. Between issues Journal18  also publishes short notes, reviews and scholarly musings inNotes & Queries.

We are currently accepting submissions for Notes & Queries, but we are no longer accepting submissions for issue #1 Multilayered. Information about upcoming issues will be posted in Future Issues. For further information regarding contributions to Journal18  visit Submissions and for any other inquiries contact

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