Past Events

Question Bridge: Black Males Exhibition Opening, February 6 Question Bridge: Black Males
Question Bridge: Black Males Exhibition Opening, February 6

Question Bridge: Black Males by artists Chris Johnson and Hank Willis Thomas in collaboration with Bayeté Ross Smith and Kamal Sinclair, is an innovative, widely exhibited multimedia project that uses video to facilitate a conversation among Black men from twelve cities across the United States.

Wandering Residency Pop Up Event with Futurefarmers, January 22 Futurefarmers, Annual Harvest process picture,
Wandering Residency Pop Up Event with Futurefarmers, January 22

Futurefarmers is an internationally renowned artist collaborative group including Amy Franceschini, Lode Vranken, Marthe Van Dessel, and other partners and collaborators.

Traction: Art Talk with Glenn Ligon, January 15 Photo by Paul Mpagi Sepuya
Traction: Art Talk with Glenn Ligon, January 15

Glenn Ligon is one of the most celebrated American artists of his generation. Throughout his career, Ligon has pursued an incisive exploration of American history, literature, and society across a body of work that builds critically on the legacies of modern painting and more recent conceptual art.

Leonardo Art & Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER), December 4 Aliah Darke, In Passing V2, Still
Leonardo Art & Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER), December 4

Leonardo Art & Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER) is an international program of evening gatherings that bring artists, scientists, and scholars together for informal presentations and conversations. Join us at 6:30 for a reception followed at 7 p.m. with presentations by Peter Weiss-Penzias, A. M.

Guided Tour of Collective Museum, November 17 Collective Museum, 2018
Guided Tour of Collective Museum, November 17

 Collective Museum

Traction: Art Talk with Carolina Caycedo, November 13 Carolina Caycedo, Serpent River Book, Extract
Traction: Art Talk with Carolina Caycedo, November 13

Join the Institute of the Arts and Sciences for TRACTION: Art Talk, featuring ecologically-engaged artist Carolina Caycedo.

Ursula Biemann Film Screenings, November 6 Ursula Biemann, Acoustic Ocean, 2018
Ursula Biemann Film Screenings, November 6

The Institute of the Arts and Sciences and the Center for Creative Ecologies presents: Ursula Biemann's Geomorphic Videos.

Traction: Art Talk with Andrea Fraser, October 30 Andrea Fraser, Museum Highlights: A Gallery Talk 1989
Traction: Art Talk with Andrea Fraser, October 30

Internationally renowned artist Andrea Fraser's work has been identified with performance, feminism, and institutional critique.

The Cosmopolitics of Forest Law Revisited: A Conversation with Marisol de la Cadena and T.J. Demos, October 9 Ursula Biemann and Paulo Tavares, Forest Law, 2014, Multi-channel video installation and photo-text assemblage.
The Cosmopolitics of Forest Law Revisited: A Conversation with Marisol de la Cadena and T.J. Demos, October 9

The Institute of the Arts and Sciences and the Center for Creative Ecologies presents: The Cosmopolitics of Forest Law Revisited: A Conversation with Marisol de la Cadena and T.J. Demos.

Macarena Gómez-Barris, "The Occupied Forest and Future Archives," October 4 Francisco Huichaqueo, Mencer: Ni Pewma, 2011, film still.
Macarena Gómez-Barris, "The Occupied Forest and Future Archives," October 4

The Institute of the Arts and Sciences and the Center for Creative Ecologies presents: Macarena Gómez-Barris, "The Occupied Forest and Future Archives"