Iona College Council on the Arts
All events are sponsored by the Iona College Council on the Arts and are free unless noted otherwise. For those events with an admission charge, a limited number of free tickets are available for Iona students, faculty, and staff on a first-come, first-served basis.
Featured Event: Gallery Exhibitions 2017-2018
#45: Artists Respond to the New Political Climate
Curated by Erica Harney
A group multimedia exhibition exploring the theme of responses to the implications of the Donald Trump presidency. Artists will comment on such topics as human rights, the cult of celebrity, the use of social media in politics, the function and role of government in the 21st century, the highly controversial electoral system, America’s diplomatic relationships and domestic issues as well as direct responses to the actions and policies undertaken by the new administration in its first nine months. Featuring work by John Bowman, Sandra Camomile, Joyce Chan, Paul Chidester, Jamie Disarno, Torrance Fish, Melissa Forkner, Lonnie Graham, Wayne Hall, Erica Harney, Kiana Honarmand, Kara Khan and Ashley Catharine Smith, Keetje Kuipers, Steven Rolf Kroeger, Andrew Purcell, Nancy Rebal, Keith Shapiro, Mat Tomezsko and Randy Williams.
September 5 – October 19
Artist Gallery Talk: Thursday, September 7, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 7, 6 – 8 p.m.
Brother Kenneth Chapman Gallery, Iona College Arts Center