ARTS @ Oswego

September 2014 – February 2015

Sep
5
Fri
Tyler Art Gallery Exhibits, Fall 2014 @ See Below for Locations, Dates, Times
Sep 5 – Jan 24 all-day

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Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library will have extended hours for the 2014-15 year:
Tuesday – Sunday, 10 AM – 4 PM

Jan
12
Mon
Art Gallery Exhibit: Great Shipwrecks of NY’s “Great” Lakes @ Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library
Jan 12 – Jan 22 all-day

The Tyler Art Gallery Exhibit: Great Shipwrecks of NY’s “Great” Lakes is a traveling exhibit that debuted at the 2014 New York State Fair and includes 10 interpretive panels highlighting shipwrecks in Lake Ontario, Lake Erie, Lake Champlain, the Finger Lakes, Lake George and the St. Lawrence River, plus two videos and freshwater science technology, including a remotely operated underwater vehicle.
Part of Cruisin’ the Campus at the Holidays.
Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library, 2nd Floor

Found Shipwreck Nisbet Grammer
This video shows the British steamship Nisbet Grammer, which sank in 1926 and was discovered in Lake Ontario last year.

Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library hours are as follows:
Tues. – Fri. 10am -4pm
Sat. 10:30am -4pm
Sunday 11:30-4pm
Closed Mondays and school holidays
(315) 312-2112

Jan
27
Tue
Black History Month Jazz Reception @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Jan 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

SUNY Oswego’s observance of Black History Month kicks off with a jazz reception featuring the music of the Bill Horace Jazz Band and celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King.
Parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1. See Parking. 312-3214.

Jan
30
Fri
Black History Month Keynote Speaker: Hill Harper @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Hill Harper

Humanitarian, actor and best-selling author Hill Harper of “CSI: NY” fame delivers the keynote talk for SUNY Oswego’s annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy as part of Black History Month.

Doors to the event open at 6:30 p.m. Free, including parking in lots adjacent to and across Washington Boulevard from Sheldon Hall.

Call 315-312-2141 on Jan. 28 to reserve a free ticket.

Jan
31
Sat
Art Gallery Exhibition – Searching: Photography from the Collection of Light Work @ Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library
Jan 31 – Feb 15 all-day
Light Work Collection Photo

Light Work Collection Photo

Tyler Art Gallery Exhibition – Searching: Photography from the Collection of Light Work
Reception Friday, February 6th, 5-7 PM
A provocative offering of contemporary photography culled from the 3,500 item collection of this world renown institution, illustrating the many ways in which artists, as well as their subjects, search in life.
A startling array of artistic intentions and formal approaches is represented. Curated by the Student Art Exhibition Committee.

Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library hours are as follows:
Tues. – Fri. 10am -4pm
Sat. 10:30am -4pm
Sunday 11:30-4pm
Closed Mondays and school holidays
(315) 312-2112

Art Gallery Exhibition: Identity Tides @ Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library
Jan 31 – Feb 15 all-day
Photo Credit: Winslow/Stout

Photo Credit: Winslow/Stout

Tyler Art Gallery Exhibition: Identity Tides
Reception Friday, February 6th, 5-7 PM

This video art installation superimposes Department of Communication Studies Associate Professor Jane Winslow’s projected digital video of ocean tidal movement and a sound bed of interviews of musings about gender identity onto Art Department Instructor Barbara Stout’s ink wash portrait triptych of “gender-full” people.

Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library hours are as follows:
Tues. – Fri. 10am -4pm
Sat. 10:30am -4pm
Sunday 11:30-4pm
Closed Mondays and school holidays
(315) 312-2112

Rice Creek Story Hour: “Winter’s Tale” @ Rice Creek Field Station
Jan 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Winter's Tale

Robert James Sabuda is a leading children’s pop-up book artist and paper engineer. His recent books, such as those describing the stories of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and Alice in Wonderland, have been well received and critically acclaimed. Sabuda has also been awarded the Meggendorfer Prize three times, an award instituted by the Movable Book Society of America in honor of German illustrator Lothar Meggendorfer.

Participants in this Rice Creek Story Hour event will learn about nature through the amazingly creative & beautiful book Winter’s Tale, by Robert Sabuda. Part of SUNY’s partnership with the Read Aloud 15 Minutes national initiative, Story Hour is designed for elementary-aged children, though all are welcome. An adult must accompany children. Program size is limited, unable to accommodate groups.

For information:312-6677.
For Rice Creek Field Station Location:

Feb
11
Wed
Documentary Film: “Slavery By Another Name” @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Feb 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Slavery by Another Name

This screening of the PBS documentary Slavery By Another Name, based on the Pulitzer Prize winning-book by Douglas Blackmon, is part of SUNY Oswego’s observance of Black History Month and precedes Mr. Blackmon’s talk on February 12th.

Film Trailer

Free, including parking in the employee and commuter lots behind Hart and Funnelle residence hall. See Parking 312-3214

Feb
12
Thu
Talk: Douglas Blackmon on “Slavery By Another Name” @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Book Slavery by Another Name

As part of SUNY Oswego’s observance of Black History Month, Douglas Blackmon, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II, talks about his searing examination of how institutionalized oppression of African Americans persisted far into the 20th century.

Douglas Blackmon Website

Free, including parking in the employee and commuter lots behind Hart and Funnelle residence halls. 312-3214. See Parking.

Feb
18
Wed
Vocal Ensemble: Voice – “If Music Be The Food of Love” @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Feb 18 @ 7:30 pm

London Fields 2 - photo cr Yoshitaka Kono

Vocal Ensemble:Voice
If Music Be the Food of Love

For their second American tour, the wonderful British ensemble, Voice, brings a program of songs exploring the beauty, heartache, and humor of love. The trio focuses the program, called If Music be the Food of Love, on the extraordinary role of women in music – as composer, performer and muse.

Extend the Valentine’s season with a perfect evening; hear it with someone you love!

Patterns of Love Video

Listen to Voice sing “Go Lassie, Go”

More about Voice