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Monday, June 6, 2022

Alumni Group Advocates to Advance Equity Work at AAP

Alumni group helps create channels of philanthropy intended to directly support the experience and growth of students of underrepresented backgrounds and strengthen the work of AAP's Office of Diversity + Inclusion.


Friday, June 3, 2022

'Measures and Meaning' Exhibition features AAP Alums, Faculty

The Cornell Chronicle previews an exhibition curated by Architecture Associate Professor Sean Anderson (B.Arch./B.S. '96) that showcases work by 20 artists and architects whose views of the built environment defy boundaries.


Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Contemporary and Ancient Art Exhibit Enlivens Ithaca Mall

The Cornell Chronicle highlights Sculpture Shoppe, cocurated by David Nasca (M.F.A. '22), an exhibition inside a former clothing store of plaster casts of Greco-Roman sculptures alongside contemporary artists' responses.


Tuesday, May 24, 2022

UK-Based Public Art Project Offers Any Person 'Key to the City'

Starting May 28, a key designed by AAP Art Chair Paul Ramírez Jonas for the Birmingham 2022 Festival will allow thousands of residents and visitors to pass through typically inaccessible and hidden urban spaces across the city of Birmingham, England.


Monday, May 23, 2022

Einhorn Center Partners with AAP to Support College-Wide Community-Engaged Learning

With the support of this partnership, AAP plans to further advance community-engaged learning and scholarship.


Thursday, May 12, 2022

Migrations Grants Fund Worldwide Interdisciplinary Projects

The Cornell Chronicle highlights awarded faculty research, including work by Architecture Professor Esra Akcan, Art Visiting Associate Professor Renate Ferro, and Architecture Assistant Professor Tao DuFour.


Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Perspective in Tension: Explorations with Leeza Meksin

Assistant Professor of Art Leeza Meksin invites us into her studio to explore the intersection of gender, architecture, garments, and painting in her colorful and highly textured work.


Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Major Gift Endows Cornell Mui Ho Center for Cities in AAP

Mui Ho's (B.Arch. '66) major gift of $25M endows and names the center, advancing research, teaching, and partnerships for more sustainable and just cities.


Tuesday, April 19, 2022

2022 Cornell Biennial Artist Preview

The Cornell Chronicle provides details on the wide array of included artworks, installations, and performances, which will imagine how artistic futurities might generate cultural transformation.


Monday, April 11, 2022

"I Want to Open People's Eyes": Tips From an Art Historian

Cornellians speaks with Janetta Rebold Benton (B.F.A. '67) about her guide How To Understand Art, which helps readers to think carefully and critically about art.


Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Online Archive Showcases Work of AAP Alumni

In Cornellians, AAP launches a web-based alumni archive highlighting a broad range of talent among graduates of the architecture, art, and planning disciplines at Cornell.


Thursday, February 24, 2022

Sharing History: The AAP Alumni Archive

Generously supported by alumna Mui Ho (B.Arch.'66), the new AAP Alumni Archive is built on her belief in the importance of community connections across time.


Tuesday, February 22, 2022

Art at 100, Across Cultures and Time

The Department of Art marks a century from its founding academic year with a program of public events including exhibitions, artist talks, and panel discussions that look to both the past and future of art practice and pedagogy at Cornell AAP.


Monday, February 21, 2022

Seeing and Belonging Through History: Teiger Mentor in the Arts Emily Jacir

Jacir brings a deep investment in creating alternative spaces of "knowledge production" to her teaching with M.F.A. students this spring.


Monday, January 24, 2022

Spring 2022: A Look Ahead

Following two years of extraordinary effort and resolve, flexibility, imagination, and creativity fuel the upcoming semester.


Wednesday, January 19, 2022

A Collegetown Mural Memorializes Loved Ones Lost To Illness

With her Collegetown mural, Yerkezhan Abuova (B.F.A. '23) seeks closure for her family and those who have lost loved ones to illness by memorializing her own grandmothers. In the Cornell Chronicle.


Wednesday, January 19, 2022

How Does Migration Shape Life in Your Community?

AAP student Sabrina Haertig-Gonzalez (B.F.A. '22) is featured in the 2021 creative writing and art competition supported by Cornell Migrations and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Just Futures Initiative.


Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Department of Art at 100: New Leadership, Faculty, and Practice

As AAP's Department of Art marks its centennial, times past meet times to come with recent transitions in leadership and a renewed emphasis on faculty mentorship. In Art & Education.


Friday, November 19, 2021

Migration Roundtable Discusses Indigenous Displacement, Racism

The Cornell Daily Sun reports Associate Professor Jolene Rickard, Art and History of Art and Visual Studies, gave a presentation on the power of visual media to express the complexities of both Indigenous resistance and colonial violence.


Friday, October 22, 2021

Cornell Launches $5B Campaign 'To Do the Greatest Good'

The major fundraising campaign aims to shape Cornell as the model university for the 21st century & beyond, building on its foundation of world-class academics, research, & engagement — in the words of founder Ezra Cornell, "To Do the Greatest Good."


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