September 2018

Sep 6

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Opening Reception for Fall 2018

Kick off the fall season with art activities, refreshments, and five new exhibitions!

Place

Throughout the Museum

Sep 6

5:15pm

Stoikov Lecture: Sarah Brayer

Artist Sarah Brayer will speak as part of the fall opening reception.

Place

Wing lecture room

Sep 8

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: Colorful Cloth

Local artist Sarah Gotowka will show how to create one-of-a-kind cloth prints using natural materials.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Sep 13

5:00pm

Studio Thursday: Clay

Email us to register! Free for students/$5 for Museum Members and Cornell staff & faculty/$10 general public

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Sep 13

5:15pm

Poetry and the Collection

Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon, associate professor in the Department of English, will present poems inspired by works from the collection.

Sep 20

10:00am - 11:00am

Let's Look, Baby! September 2018

"Twinkle, Twinkle" and look for art that shines on this child-friendly thematic visit for infants and toddlers!

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Sep 20

5:15pm

An Evening with Whistler and Friends

Art, music, and more at this salon-style evening inspired by the life of Whistler.

Place

Wing lecture room

Sep 21

5:00pm - 11:00pm

Moon Festival

Celebrate the Moon Festival with special events for all, in conjunction with our exhibition Moon!

Place

Throughout the Museum

Sep 27

5:15pm

Contemporary Conversation: Andrew Moisey

Photographer Andrew Moisey, assistant professor and director of Visual Studies, will examine current issues with select photographs from the collection.

Place

Wing lecture room

Sep 28

5:15pm

Xu Bing

Artist Xu Bing is an A. D. White Professor-at-Large.

Place

Wing lecture room

October 2018

Oct 4

5:15pm

For Members Only: Photography at Cornell

Johnson Museum Members can tour Object Lessons with curator Kate Addleman-Frankel.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Oct 11

10:00am

Studio Thursday: Phototransfers

Email to register! Free for students/$5 for Museum Members and Cornell staff & faculty/$10 general public

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Oct 13

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: Looking at the Moon

See art inspired by the moon and learn about moon science!

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Oct 18

10:00am - 11:00am

Let's Look, Baby! October 2018

Find all kinds of shapes in our art on this child-friendly thematic visit for infants and toddlers!

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Oct 18

5:15pm

Meghann Riepenhoff

Meghann Riepenhoff creates cameraless cyanotypes.

Place

Wing lecture room

Oct 19

8:00pm - 11:00pm

Piano, Poems, and More

This annual event will feature performances by the Cornell poetry club Marginalia and members of the Cornell Piano Society. Hosted by the Museum Club.

Place

Throughout the Museum

Oct 20

2:00pm - 5:00pm

Music in the Museum: New Instruments of the Future Past

Luciano Chessa and his Orchestra of Futurist Noise Intoners join the Cornell Avant Garde Ensemble for this CCA Biennial event. 

Place

Throughout the Museum

Oct 25

5:15pm

Brinda Somaya

A. D. White Professor-at-Large Brinda Somaya is an architect, planner, educator, preservationist, and activist.

Place

Wing lecture room

November 2018

Nov 1

5:15pm

Measured/The Clover Project

This multimedia performance by Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon and Emilie Stark-Menneg is part of the CCA Biennial

Nov 8

5:00pm

Studio Thursday: Linoblock prints

Email us to register! Free for students/$5 for Museum Members and Cornell staff & faculty/$10 general public

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby