2013 - 2014 Season
Sage Summer Art exhibition
August 2, 2013
AN ARMORY SHOW
Michael Oatman and Kenneth Ragsdale
September 6 - December 15, 2013
Opening Reception: Friday, September 6, 5 - 9pm
Artist tour: Friday, October 4, 5:00 – 9:00pm
A talk and installation walkthrough with Ken Ragsdale and Michael Oatman will begin at 6:30pm, accompanied by an installation process video by Kelly Jones and Jacqueline Lynch and the exhibition catalogue release.
FILM: Sunday, October 20, 1:00pm
Showing of the new documentary film “The Great Confusion: The 1913 Armory Show” and introduction and discussion with its director and producer Michael Maglaras.
Reservations recommended, limited space. To make a reservation call 518-292-8607, leave a message with your name and number attending, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Unclaimed reservations will be opened back up to the public 15 minutes prior to start time.
PERFORMANCE Friday, November 1, 6pm and 7pm
Puppeteer Ed Atkeson will give two live performances of his production “Man at the Controls”. Performances will start at 6pm and 7pm and run approximately 15 minutes.
PERFORMANCE Sunday, November 24, 4pm, Friday, December 6, 7pm
Choreographed performance by the Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company.
The Gallery is closed September 2, October 12-14 and by appointment only on
October 15th. The Gallery is closed November 27- December 1.
The Sage Colleges Art & Design Faculty Show
January 21, 2014 - March 2, 2014
Opening Reception: February 7, 2014, 5pm-9pm
At 7pm, Melody Davis reads from her new book, Holding the Curve, Broadstone Books. Poems in this collection have won awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Pennsylvania Arts Council, and the book was a finalist in the National Poetry Series.
Friday, February 28, 7pm
Join us for the Capital District’s first official PechaKucha Night, as our Art + Design faculty present 20 images x 20 seconds. Featuring local beer from Rare Form Brewery. Free and open to the public. For more information, please visit: http://www.pechakucha.org/cities/albany-schenectady-troy
WORKSHOP: Dreaming with Clay, a Children’s Art Workshop
Saturday, March 1 10:30am - 12:00pm
A workshop inviting children to participate in creating a mobile inspired by the work of artist and Sage faculty member Kelly Jones. Children will view her work in the current exhibition Perceptions and then be shown how to create a mobile using 3-D modeling of clay to explore figurative movement. Children will be encouraged to create figures displaying movement inspired by favorite hobbies or from imagination.
Recommended for ages 6-10 Space is limited to 20 participants and parental supervision requested RSVP strongly encouraged to guarantee participation Please call 518.292.8607 or email email@example.com to reserve a spot
Monday - Friday 10am-8pm
Sunday 12pm - 5pm
2014 High School Regional
March 17 - April 20, 2014
RECEPTION: April 4, 2014 6-8pm, Awards at 7pm, followed by a talk from artist Mike Glier
This exhibition showcases the best high school art in the Capital Region. This juried show represents entrants in grades 9-12 from high schools in Albany, Schenectady, and Rensselaer counties.
FILM: Expiation, Sunday March 16 at 3pm
2012, 123 minutes (Russian with English subtitles)
A love story set in the southern USSR in 1946, Expiation examines the realities of the Soviet life as a town tries to come to grips with the aftermath of war.
Panel discussion at 1:30, Reception at 5:00pm
$10 for panel discussion
$8 for Film Screening
$15 package price to attend both
$10 package price for students with sage ID
FILM: Sosua: Make a Better World, Wednesday, April 2 at 7pm
directed by Renee Silverman. Sosua tells the story of Jewish and Dominican teenagers in New York City's Washington Heights, who together with the legendary theater director, Liz Swados, put on a musical about the Dominican rescue of 800 Jews from Hitler’s Germany. Award winning filmmakers Peter Miller and Renee Silverman interweave an intimate, behind-the-scenes portrait of the neighborhood with this little-known Holocaust story.
COST: $5.00, free to students with a valid Sage College ID
Next Films at Opalka:
April 16- Teenage
A hypnotic rumination on the genesis of youth culture from the end of the 19th century to the first half of the 20th, TEENAGE is a mesmerizing trip into the past and a riveting look at the very idea of “coming-of-age.”
May 7 – My Sister’s Quinceanara
Made with Mexican-American residents of Iowa with no prior acting experience, the film is a rural coming-of-age drama about circumstances, American aspirations, and the effect of family ties.
WORKSHOP: Collage & Create
Opalka Gallery, on the campus of Sage College of Albany, will be hosting the second children’s art workshop of 2014 on Saturday, April 12, 2014.
WHAT: A workshop inviting children to make their own collage art by using paper, fabric, and found objects. Children will have the opportunity to view the 15th Annual High School Regional exhibition at the Opalka Gallery and get inspired to create their own imaginative artwork.
WHEN: Saturday, April 12, 10:30am – 12:00pm
Recommended for ages 5-10
Space is limited to 20 participants and parental supervision requested
RSVP strongly encouraged to guarantee participation
Please call 518.292.8607 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot
Designer Aaron Draplin will speak at the Opalka Gallery on Sage Albany's Campus on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 6pm. Brought to you by the Sage Albany Student AIGA Chapter.
Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
May 20 - July 18, 2014
Reception: May 2, 2014 6-8pm
This year showcases 26 of Sage College of Albany’s graduating BFA seniors.
Jason Applegate Jessica Blessing
Sarah Bonhote Katherine Caradine
Lindsay Clark Ebony Dallas
Ben Exterkamp Jennifer Filuta
Briana George Jessica Goldstein
Laurin Lis Elisabeth Morreale
Rose Mulhern Dylan Ostrander
John Patacsil Kelly Ann Raver
Jared Schafer Alyssa Schaff
Heather, Schwendner Amber Skowron
Ariel Smullen Melanie Stella
Chelsea Weber Christine Woods
Sage Summer Art Exhibition
August 1, 2014