Upcoming Exhibitions & Lectures

York College Galleries (Wolf Hall, Main Campus)

 

Fall Graphic Design Senior Exhibition
December 3 – 15, 2021
Brossman Gallery (campus)
Senior Presentations: Dec 3, 5:00PM, DeMeester Recital Hall and Zoom

In their final semester, Graphic Design majors exhibit their senior studio projects. Addressing a common design problem, the seniors demonstrate their process and mastery of design through their individual solutions. The exhibition opens with PechaKucha-style presentations followed by a reception and announcement of awards.

Faculty Biennial 
January 20 – February 19, 2022
York College Galleries (campus)
Reception: February 3, 5:00PM, Wolf Hall lobby

The Faculty Biennial offers an opportunity for our students and the regional community to view recent work by full- and part-time faculty from York College’s fine art and graphic design faculty. This exhibition reflects the faculty’s dedication to creative research and an active studio practice. 



Mitch Goldstein: I Have No Idea What I’m Doing
(Visiting Artist Lecture)
March 1, 5:30PM, DeMeester Recital Hall

Mitch Goldstein, Associate Professor at Rochester Institute of Technology, is a designer, artist, and educator. Known for his publication design, darkroom photography, poignant and hilarious tweets, and dynamic Instagram presence, Goldstein’s lecture will focus on mistakes, accidents, stop/starts, and the interesting stuff that followed.

Stuart Shils: Paying Attention Visually 1977-2022
(Visiting Artist Lecture)
March 2, 5:30PM, DeMeester Recital Hall

Stuart Shils, native of Philadelphia, has painted outside for 3+ decades with dozens of solo exhibitions nationally in New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Scottsdale, San Francisco and internationally in Tel Aviv, Israel and Cork, Ireland. He is a recipient of the prestigious NEA and Pollock-Krasner Grants.

Cailin Peters - Pandemic Feelings

Annual Juried Student Exhibition
March 3 – 26, 2022
York College Galleries (campus)
Reception: March 3, 5:00PM, Wolf Hall lobby

This annual exhibition features works of art and design identified by guest jurors as the strongest work entered by students in our Fine Art and Graphic Design classes. This year’s exhibition jurors are Mitch Goldstein (Graphic Design) and Stuart Shils (Fine Art.)


Graphic Design Senior Exhibition
April 8 – 23, 2022
York College Galleries (campus)
Senior Presentations: April 8, 5:00PM, DeMeester Recital Hall

In their final semester, Graphic Design majors exhibit their senior studio projects. Addressing a common design problem, the seniors demonstrate their process and mastery of design through their individual solutions. The exhibition opens with PechaKucha-style presentations followed by a reception and announcement of awards.

Fine Art Senior Exhibition
April 29 – May 10, 2022
York College Galleries (campus)
Senior Presentations: April 29, 5:00PM, DeMeester Recital Hall

In their final semester, Fine Art majors exhibit the final bodies of work they’ve developed in their downtown studios at Marketview Arts, demonstrating formal and conceptual mastery using various mediums. The exhibition opens with PechaKucha-style presentations followed by a reception and announcement of awards.

 

Marketview Arts (37 W Philadelphia St, Downtown)

Stolen Goods
January 6 – February 23, 2022
Gallery Hall (3rd Floor, Marketview Arts)
First Friday Reception: January 7, 5:00 – 9:00 PM

Opening on the anniversary of the Capitol insurrection, this exhibition explores “the big lie” behind the Stop the Steal movement, looking deeper into questions of who the country belongs to, who gets to protest, and what has been stolen from who throughout American history.



YCASE Finalists
March 3 – 24, 2022
Gallery Hall (3rd Floor, Marketview Arts)
First Friday Reception: March 4, 5:00 – 9:00 PM

The annual York Community Art Scholar Exhibition (YCASE) begins with the Community Art Walk, a series of smaller exhibitions featuring student work from high schools within 5-10 miles of downtown York. The finalist exhibition features selected works and award winners selected by a guest juror.

Engendered
April 1 – May 21, 2022
Gallery Hall (3rd Floor, Marketview Arts)
First Friday Reception: April 1, 5:00 – 9:00 PM

This exhibition features artists addressing gender identity in a variety of ways that include examining their own relationship to established gender norms and expectations, responding to the heteronormative male/female binary, and asserting Queerness as a fluid alternative to the idea of a stable gender identity. 

Jeannine Dabb ’20: Appell Fellowship Exhibition
June 2 – July 2, 2022
Gallery Hall (3rd Floor, Marketview Arts)
First Friday Reception: June 2, 5:00 – 9:00 PM

The Appell Arts Fellowship is an 11-month residency program awarded to a graduate of York College’s art program. The Fellowship supports both the Downtown York Arts District and the continued artistic growth of the Fellow. This exhibition, the Fellowship’s culminating experience, attests to the latter.