An Exhibition by VISA 4090 Visual Arts (BFA) Majors
Visual Art & Art History News
Following an extensive national and international search, which attracted outstanding candidates, the search committee recommended the appointment of Professor Sarah Bay-Cheng to the position of dean. York University President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton is very pleased to announce that Professor Bay-Cheng has accepted our invitation to take up a five-year term as dean, commencing July 1.
Thurlby will be presented with the second annual AMPD Research Award at a celebration on February 27th 2:30-5:00 in room 130 of the Joan & Martin Goldfarb Centre for Fine Arts at York University’s Keele Street campus. The highlight of the event will be Thurlby delivering an illustrated lecture on Gothic Church Architecture in Canada, sharing some of his impressive photography collection and history and insights around significant examples of Gothic churches from from St John’s, Newfoundland, to Vancouver Island BC.
Eight 4th year Visual Art students share their video artist statements
Sensorium: Centre for Digital Arts & Technology presents a one-day symposium focusing on new forms of storytelling at the intersection of performance, film, mixed media, and installation.
In 2017-18 AMPD students received over 2.4 million dollars in scholarships, awards and bursaries.
A book launch event marking the release of an anthology co-edited by York University Professor Emerita Nancy Nicol will take place on Thursday, Sept. 13.
Reimagining cross-cultural movement and migration, two impactful installations with connections to the Department of Visual Arts and Art History are on display at the Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) from now until December 3