Today @ AK
Home > Programs & Events > Past Events

Jul 2014

S M T W T F S
   
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
   

Aug 2014

S M T W T F S
         
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
           

Sep 2014

S M T W T F S
 
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
17
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
       

Closed Mondays

Subscribe to this Calendar
iCal / Outlook 2007 +
Google Calendar

Past Events

Filtered By    adults    lecture
  • March 4, 2011

  • Lecture

    Patrick McDevitt (History): “Great Britain, Ireland, and the Haitian Revolution”

    Friday, March 4, 2011, 4 pm

    Part of M&T FIRST FRIDAYS @ THE GALLERY
    This series transforms AK café into an “intellectual salon,” joining the University at Buffalo and the center of cultural life in the city. Scholars at AK features lectures by UB faculty who have been awarded Humanities Institute fellowships and provides an opportunity for the University and the Buffalo community to build connections through conversation.

    more
  • Lecture

    Lunch Lecture: James Abbott McNeill Whistler

    Friday, March 4, 2011, 11 am

    Part of M&T FIRST FRIDAYS @ THE GALLERY
    Curator of Education Mariann Smith discusses artists from the Gallery’s Collection over lunch in AK café.

    more
  • February 26, 2011

  • Lecture

    Into the Twenty-First Century: Sculpture

    Saturday, February 26, 2011, 11:15 am

    All four “Into the Twenty-First Century” lectures will tackle the sometimes perplexing, yet always fascinating, world of twenty-first-century art, focusing on some of the most recent works in the Gallery’s Collection.

    more
  • February 19, 2011

  • Lecture

    Into the Twenty-First Century: Painting

    Saturday, February 19, 2011, 11:15 am

    All four “Into the Twenty-First Century” lectures will tackle the sometimes perplexing, yet always fascinating, world of twenty-first-century art, focusing on some of the most recent works in the Gallery’s Collection.

    more
  • February 18, 2011

  • Lecture

    Ken Shockley (Philosophy): "Who We Are, What We Do, and Why I Owe You a Beer"

    Friday, February 18, 2011, 4 pm

    This series transforms AK café into an "intellectual salon," joining the University at Buffalo and the center of cultural life in the city. Scholars at AK features lectures by UB faculty who have been awarded Humanities Institute fellowships and provides an opportunity for the University and the Buffalo community to build connections through conversation.

    more
  • February 12, 2011

  • Lecture

    Into the Twenty-First Century: Photography

    Saturday, February 12, 2011, 11:15 am

    All four “Into the Twenty-First Century” lectures will tackle the sometimes perplexing, yet always fascinating, world of twenty-first-century art, focusing on some of the most recent works in the Gallery’s Collection.

    more
  • February 5, 2011

  • Lecture

    Anything Goes: Sculpture, 1970s–1990s

    Saturday, February 5, 2011, 11:15 am

    No more heroes on horseback or marble busts! Anything goes in contemporary sculpture from this period, including cubes created with explosives and fire, life-sized camels, a family made of television sets, bronze lakes and waterfalls, immense tools standing in an Italian plaza, and intense psychological spaces. Artists discussed will include Nancy Graves, Bryan Hunt, Nam June Paik, Martin Puryear, and Jackie Winsor.

    more
  • February 4, 2011

  • Lecture

    Lunch Lecture: “Pablo Picasso”

    Friday, February 4, 2011, 11 am–12:30 pm

    Curator of Education Mariann Smith discusses artists from the Gallery’s Collection over lunch in AK café.

    more
  • January 29, 2011

  • Lecture

    It’s Back! Painting, 1970s–1990s

    Saturday, January 29, 2011, 11:15 am

    The news of the death of painting had been greatly exaggerated by the Minimalists! Good thing the painters weren’t listening! Stories, imagination, expression, and meaning were all resurrected by artists such as Neil Jenney, Anselm Kiefer, Susan Rothenberg, and Julian Schnabel.

    more
  • January 28, 2011

  • Lecture

    David Schmid (English): "Popular Cultures of Violence in the United States"

    Friday, January 28, 2011, 4 pm

    This series transforms AK café into an "intellectual salon," joining the University at Buffalo and the center of cultural life in the city. Scholars at AK features lectures by UB faculty who have been awarded Humanities Institute fellowships and provides an opportunity for the University and the Buffalo community to build connections through conversation.

    more