Current Exhibitions

Lina Puerta: Manigua

Featured Artists: Lina Puerta July 17, 2017 - June 29, 2018 AT MILLER THEATRE LOBBY

Weeds serve as the inspiration for Lina Puerta's Botánico series, initiated in 2010. Nature, uncontrolled, can be found sprouting from all manner of abandoned urban space. Even as humans strive to ...

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Leslie Jiménez: It is Here | It is Now | I Am


It is Here | It is Now | I Am considers everyday happenings in the public spaces of Washington Heights and surrounding neighborhoods as moments of heroism. The artist Leslie Jiménez has created ...

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Upcoming Exhibitions

2018 First-Year MFA Exhibition

March 24, 2018 - April 8, 2018

Reception: Friday, March 23, 6-8 pm March 24 - April 8, 2018 In the First Year Exhibition, Visual Arts MFA students present their newest works-in-progress. For the first time, the First Year ...

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March 24, 2018 - April 8, 2018

Reception: Friday, March 23, 6-8 pm March 24 - April 8, 2018 MODA Curates is an annual opportunity offered by the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery and the MA in Modern and ...

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2018 MFA Thesis Exhibition

April 21, 2018 - May 20, 2018

Reception: Saturday, April 21, 3-6 pm April 21 - May 20, 2018 MFA degree candidates in the Columbia University School of the Arts Visual Arts program present their thesis projects, culminating ...

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Past Exhibitions

Arthur Mitchell: Harlem’s Ballet Trailblazer

January 13– March 11, 2018

The first major exhibition devoted to Arthur Mitchell, this project celebrates the life and accomplishments of the New York City Ballet’s first African American star, and the founder and ...

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Primary image: 
Arthur Mitchell rehearsing early Dance Theatre of Harlem company dancers as children look on, early 1970s. Unknown photographer. Arthur Mitchell Collection, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University.