ARTS @ Oswego

May – November 2015

Art Gallery Exhibition: The Adventures of Ignatius the Iguana @ Tyler Art Gallery @ SUNY Oswego Metro Center
May 1, 2015 – June 26, 2015 all-day
Art Gallery Exhibition: The Adventures of Ignatius the Iguana @ Tyler Art Gallery @ SUNY Oswego Metro Center
Illustrations by Sarah Haig Opening Reception: Thursday, May 21 • 5-8 PM Ignatius just wanted to be famous for something good, so he ran [...]
Arts on the Waterfront Series: “Hacked: The Treasure of the Empire” @ H. Lee White Maritime Museum
August 5, 2015 @ 9:00 pm – August 7, 2015 @ 10:30 pm
Arts on the Waterfront Series: "Hacked: The Treasure of the Empire" @ H. Lee White Maritime Museum
H. Lee White Maritime Museum presents the Caravan Stage Company performance of Hacked: The Treasure of the Empire, as part of the Arts on [...]
H. Lee White Museum Presents: Tales of the Haunted Harbor @ H Lee White Marine Museum, West First Street Pier
August 14, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
H. Lee White Museum Presents: Tales of the Haunted Harbor @ H Lee White Marine Museum, West First Street Pier
H. Lee White Maritime Museum presents Tales of the Haunted Harbor, part of the Arts on the Waterfront Series, with storyteller Jonel Langenfeld, Professor [...]
Art Gallery Exhibition: Origins: Tradition & Innovation @ Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library
September 4, 2015 – October 4, 2015 all-day
Art Gallery Exhibition: Origins: Tradition & Innovation @ Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library
Donna Sharrett“Just Breathe” 2012 (DETAIL)(Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York photo) Origins: Tradition & Innovation Reception: Wednesday, September 16th, 5-7pm Origins explores contemporary art that has [...]
Living Writers Series: Jennifer Jackson @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
September 9, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:20 pm
Living Writers Series: Jennifer Jackson @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Oswego alum Jennifer Jackson’s debut picture book, The Punkydoos Take the Stage, illustrated by Dan Andreasen, was recently released by Disney Hyperion. Her love [...]
Theatre Talk: Alum Julianna Hannett @ Room 107, Lanigan Hall
September 9, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Theatre Talk: Alum Julianna Hannett @ Room 107, Lanigan Hall
SUNY Oswego Alum Juliana Hannett received her BA in Theatre (with a minor in Business Administration) from SUNY Oswego in 1995 and her MA [...]
Downtown Art Gallery Exhibition: Where Do We Go? @ Oswego State Downtown, 186 West First Street
September 11, 2015 – October 24, 2015 all-day
Downtown Art Gallery Exhibition: Where Do We Go? @ Oswego State Downtown, 186 West First Street
Where Do We Go? Work by Jeff Madison September 11th-October 24th, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday, September 11th, 5-7pm Jeff Madison’s digital collages are explorations [...]
Matt Haimovitz: A Moveable Feast of Bach Cello Suites @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
September 16, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Matt Haimovitz: A Moveable Feast of Bach Cello Suites @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Photo Credit: Stephanie Mackinnon Renowned Israeli-born soloist Matt Haimovitz performs all six Bach cello suites, while visiting four Central New York locations. The “moveable feast” [...]
Metro Center Art Gallery Exhibition: I Myths @ SUNY Oswego Metro Center, The Atrium Building, 2 South Clinton Square, Syracuse
September 17, 2015 – October 24, 2015 all-day
Metro Center Art Gallery Exhibition: I Myths @ SUNY Oswego Metro Center, The Atrium Building, 2 South Clinton Square, Syracuse
September 17th-October 24th, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday, September 18th, 5:30-7:30pm “Myth…a traditional story, concerning the early history of a people or explaining some natural [...]
Focus on Faculty: Composer Paul Leary @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
September 20, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Focus on Faculty: Composer Paul Leary @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Paul Leary performs electronic music – including his work for blacksmith’s anvil and live processing and, with Robert Auler, the premiere of his latest [...]
Living Writers Series: Michael Raicht @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
September 21, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:20 pm
Living Writers Series: Michael Raicht @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Mike Raicht is a writer whose creator-owned work includes his graphic novel The Stuff of Legend which was picked up by Villard, an imprint [...]
Special Event: Al Roker Discusses New Book “Storm of the Century” @ Marano Campus Center
September 25, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
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Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
September 26, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
The Brooklyn-based WSO has taken New York City by storm! Not your mother’s salsa band, they thrive on pulsating dura arrangements of contemporary indie [...]
Author Event: Margarita Vargas Lecture and Book Signing @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
September 30, 2015 @ 12:40 pm – 1:35 pm
Author Event: Margarita Vargas Lecture and Book Signing @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Margarita Vargas, Associate Professor in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, SUNY Buffalo, will address the question of justice and social responsibility through [...]
Living Writers Series: Karen Joy Fowler @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
September 30, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:20 pm
Living Writers Series: Karen Joy Fowler @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Photo Credit: Brett Hall Jones Karen Joy Fowler, a PEN/Faulkner and California Book Award winner, is the author of six novels (two of them New [...]
Focus on Faculty: Oswego Jazz Project @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
October 4, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Focus on Faculty: Oswego Jazz Project @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Eric Schmitz, drums; Trevor Jorgensen, saxophone; and Rob Auler, piano, tackle jazz standards and originals. “Educators and musicians with a drive to help jazz [...]
Theatre Talk: Alum Dan Walker @ Room 107, Lanigan Hall
October 7, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Theatre Talk: Alum Dan Walker @ Room 107, Lanigan Hall
SUNY Oswego Alum Dan Walker’s design credits include Gypsy, Barack on Broadway 2012, Leading Matters, Elton John & Friends, Spring Concerts for the Department [...]
I am Oz Speakers Series: Dr. Derald Wing Sue @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
October 8, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
I am Oz Speakers Series: Dr. Derald Wing Sue @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Dr. Sue, Professor of Psychology and Education, Teachers College, Columbia University, will give the keynote address for the I am Oz Speakers Series as [...]
Living Writers Series: Adam Falkner @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
October 14, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:20 pm
Living Writers Series: Adam Falkner @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Artist, educator and scholar Adam Falkner is the Founder and Executive Director of the Dialogue Arts Project. His work has been featured in Painted [...]
Art Gallery: Art Department Faculty Exhibition @ Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library
October 17, 2015 – November 15, 2015 all-day
Art Gallery: Art Department Faculty Exhibition @ Tyler Art Gallery @ Penfield Library
“Paperclips: Gift for Jill Franks”by Peter Cardone from a past Art Faculty Exhibition(Tyler Gallery photo) Art Department Faculty Exhibition Reception: Friday, October 23rd, 5-7pm An [...]
Focus on Faculty: Todd Graber & Friends: Solo and Chamber Vocal Music @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
October 18, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Focus on Faculty: Todd Graber & Friends: Solo and Chamber Vocal Music @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Carol Chapman, soprano and Lisa Casey, horn (Missouri State University), and Russell Miller, piano (Eastman School of Music) join Todd Graber, tenor (SUNY Oswego) [...]
Living Writers Series: Aimee Nezhukumatathil @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
October 19, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:20 pm
Living Writers Series: Aimee Nezhukumatathil @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Aimee Nezhukumatathil is the author of three books of poetry: Lucky Fish (2011), winner of the Hoffer Grand Prize for Prose and Independent Books, [...]
Oswego State Theatre Presents “The Bacchae” @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
October 22, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – October 31, 2015 @ 2:00 pm
Oswego State Theatre Presents "The Bacchae" @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
The Bacchae, directed by Christopher Carter Sanderson and adapted from Euripides by Matthew Gasda, is considered to be Euripides’ greatest tragedy. Author Matthew Gasda [...]
Living Writers Series: Lew Schneider @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
October 26, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:20 pm
Living Writers Series: Lew Schneider @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Lew Schneider’s TV writing credits include American Dad, The New Adventures of Old Christine and the Peabody Award winning Men of a Certain Age. [...]
Ke-nekt’ Chamber Music Series: Pianist Helen Yorke @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
October 28, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Ke-nekt' Chamber Music Series: Pianist Helen Yorke @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Pre-Concert Talk: 7:00 PM Host: Mihoko Tsutsumi Helen Yorke’s international reputation as a vocal coach and consultant developed from her role as a pianist [...]
Downtown Art Gallery Exhibition: Matter And Memory – that which remains @ Oswego State Downtown, 186 West First Street
October 30, 2015 – January 8, 2016 all-day
Downtown Art Gallery Exhibition: Matter And Memory - that which remains @ Oswego State Downtown, 186 West First Street
October 30th, 2015-January 8th, 2016 Reception and Artist Talk: TBD Carolyn Sheedy Mazzucca creates unique works of paper utilizing western papermaking in a fluid [...]
Metro Center Art Gallery Exhibition: Struggling In Sand: Reflections of an Expatriate @ SUNY Oswego Metro Center, The Atrium Building, 2 South Clinton Square, Syracuse
October 30, 2015 – January 15, 2016 all-day
Metro Center Art Gallery Exhibition: Struggling In Sand: Reflections of an Expatriate @ SUNY Oswego Metro Center, The Atrium Building, 2 South Clinton Square, Syracuse
October 30th, 2015-January 15th, 2016 Opening Reception & Artist Talk: Friday, October 30th, 5:30-7:30pm, Artist Talk: 6:30pm Struggling in Sand is the response of [...]
Dorrance Dance Performance: “SOUNDspace” @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
November 4, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Dorrance Dance Performance: "SOUNDspace" @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
Photo Credit: Lois Greenfield Photography Michelle Dorrance is one of the brightest stars in contemporary tap dance. A featured choreographer at Jacob’s Pillow for the [...]
Global Awareness Conference: Author and Activist Lisa Shannon @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
November 7, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
Global Awareness Conference: Author and Activist Lisa Shannon @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Lisa Shannon, author of A Thousand Sisters: My Journey into the Worst Place on Earth to Be a Woman and Mama Koko and the [...]
Living Writers Series: Dani Klein Modisett @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
November 9, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:20 pm
Living Writers Series: Dani Klein Modisett @ Room 132, Marano Campus Center Auditorium
Dani Klein Modisett is the author of Take My Spouse, Please: How to Keep Your Marriage Happy, Healthy, and Thriving by Following the Rules [...]