Rounding the Corner: First-year Graduate Students

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

On view April 25 through July 25, 2024, an exhibition works by first year graduate students in the Cohen Gallery. The exhibition will open with a reception on April 25 from 6-8pm. Works by first year graduate students in the Alfred-Dusseldorf Painting, Ceramic Art, Electronic Integrated Arts, and Sculpture Dimensional Studies MFA programs. Seventeen graduate […]

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New Faculty

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

Cohen Gallery presents: New Faculty, and exhibition featuring work by seven recently hired tenure-track professors: Rebecca Arday, Paul Briggs, Nicki Green, Stephanie Hanes, Anthony Nguyen in collaboration with Taryn Cassella, Kelsey Sucena, and Will Wheeler. The exhibition opens on Thursday, January 18, with a reception from 5 to 8pm, and will run through March 17. […]

Ceramic Alumni Invitational Pottery Sale

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

Ceramic Alumni Invitational at the Cohen Gallery On view October 19 - December 3, 2023 Five accomplished alumni potters from the School of Art and Design, Rebecca Chappell (MFA 08), Sanam Emami (MFA 02), Ryan Greenheck (MFA 04), Alleghany Meadows (MFA 99), and Kyla Toomey (BFA 04), will be showing and selling their pottery at […]

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Central Receiving – New Works by Trevor Bennett Opening Reception

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

September 1 - October 1, 2023 Central Receiving, featuring new paintings by Trevor Bennett (2012 alum), will open with a reception at the Cohen Gallery on September 6, from 6-8pm. The exhibition will run through October 1. Gallery hours are 12 noon to 4pm on weekdays, and 1-3pm weekends. In his exhibition statement Bennett says […]

Florescent Dirt: Patrick Brennan and Grace Sachi Troxell

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

"Fluorescent Dirt" featuring the work of AU alumni and current faculty Patrick Brennan, and artist/ collaborator Grace Sachi Troxell, will be on display at the Cohen Gallery June 8 - July 25, with a reception Friday, July 7, 5-7pm. Summer hours are Wednesday - Saturday 11am to 2pm. This exhibition of paintings and sculpture deals […]

Event Series Idyll Currents: Jonathan Faber

Idyll Currents: Jonathan Faber

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

Opening reception is November 4, 6-8pm Abstract artist and AU alum Jonathan Faber will be showing new paintings and drawings in "Idyll Currents" a solo exhibition at the Cohen Gallery. For Faber "painting is a physical thinking process—a way of getting involved in a kind of internal dialogue. I am engaged in making works that […]

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Making Meaning in an Uncertain World

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

How do we make meaning in an uncertain world? Sometimes it can help to look skyward as artist Bill Gilbert suggests. Inspired by his masterclass “walking constellations” this will be an evening dedicated to the process of making meaning by going outwards into the unknown. Whether this quest takes the form of walking or material […]

A Letter from the Treetops + Dance Party

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

Join us for this special evening with Jessie Chandler where he will perform new work from his solo album “A Letter from the Treetops”. When Chandler is not working on his own albums you can find him performing with Midlake and Mercury Rev. This event was developed during his residency at Alfred and the performance […]

Opening Night Party: Alfred Summer Arts Festival

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

Hosted at the Cohen Center for the Arts and the “Cohen Barn” this evening will kick off our festival week of workshops and events. Come have a bite to eat, grab a drink, and mingle with the visiting and emerging artists. For your entertainment there will be live jazz and music by The Badgemen, as […]

The Bob and Bobble Show

Cohen Gallery 55 N Main Street, Alfred

This whimsical show featuring YessireeBob: a photo-graphic collection of Bob signs by Judy Livingston and bobble head sculptures by Jesse "So Handsome" Plass, is the perfect show to keep your summer bobbing along. The show opens June 1st and runs through August 5th, 2022 from 10-3 at the Cohen Gallery in Alfred!

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