Visual Art & Art History News

Sketch of a bird flying above a transport truck driving on a winding road.
January 27, 2021

Curating Presence in Acute Palliative Care: 2021 Goldfarb Lecture

Drawing on her creative clinical experiences in Acute Palliative Care, Professor Brennan will examine the ways in which the curatorial model might be expanded to consider how aesthetics can serve as a form of care for people facing the end of life.


York University's subway station in the winter, covered with snow.
November 2, 2020

UPDATE: Winter Planning in AMPD

I hope this message finds you healthy and safe as we all continue to endure the challenges of COVID-19. If you’re reading this, you’ve already achieved more than many thought possible.


The Left Space by internationally renowned artist Brendan Fernandes
September 25, 2020

Visual Arts Alum to Exhibit in AGO

The Left Space is a new digital commission by internationally renowned artist Brendan Fernandes, created specifically for this moment in time and for the AGO, that considers how we, the global left, have found ourselves in this predicament.


Reading Fashion in Art by Ingrid E. Mida
September 9, 2020

PhD grad to release book on Fashion in Art

Join the MLC Research Centre to celebrate the release of Ingrid E. Mida’s Reading Fashion in Art, a richly illustrated, multidisciplinary study on the importance of dress and fashion in critically analyzing visual art.