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Today, the Head Injury Association engaged in close looking and discussion at the Emily Lowe Gallery while learning more...
06/10/2019

Today, the Head Injury Association engaged in close looking and discussion at the Emily Lowe Gallery while learning more about the works of art in the exhibition "Pushing Boundaries: American Art After World War II". #ArtsAtHofstra

Art has always been a reflection of the world around us. In conjunction with the exhibition Pushing Boundaries: American...
06/04/2019

Art has always been a reflection of the world around us. In conjunction with the exhibition Pushing Boundaries: American Art After World War II, participants will “push the boundaries” of various artistic mediums, create their own works of art, and curate a 1-day exhibition. Students will engage in gallery discussion, critique, and will explore their personal artistic vision using mediums such as pencil, charcoal, printmaking, and sculpture. Limited to 20 participating students.

Advanced registration is required.

RSVP by June 21 to Karla Oderwald at [email protected] or call (516) 463-5672

Fee: $250 per child. Enrollment is discounted to $200 for children of Museum members, Hofstra students/faculty/staff/PEIR members, and Museum Pass Program participants with a valid HofstraCard.

06/03/2019
Imagine Awards Long Island

Thanks Imagine Awards Long Island for selecting us to be a finalist in this year's Arts & Culture category. Congratulations to all the category winners.

Hofstra University Museum of Art was a finalist in the Claire Friedlander Family Foundation Arts & Culture Category for the 2019 Long Island Imagine Awards!
Learn more at www.hofstra.edu/community/museum

Girls Inc. of Long Island
06/03/2019

Girls Inc. of Long Island

Our Brentwood girls had the best time today at the Hofstra University Museum of Art! #strongsmartbold #yearofthegirl

Girls Inc. of Long Island
06/03/2019

Girls Inc. of Long Island

Thank you Hofstra University Museum of Art for such an incredible field trip today!

The Museum remembers and gives thanks to the brave men and women who gave their life for our country.  #MemorialDay2019 ...
05/27/2019

The Museum remembers and gives thanks to the brave men and women who gave their life for our country. #MemorialDay2019 #HofstraUMuseumofArt

Many thanks to the Jewish Community Center (Albany NY) for stopping by the museum last week to take a closer look at the...
05/21/2019

Many thanks to the Jewish Community Center (Albany NY) for stopping by the museum last week to take a closer look at the exhibition "Pushing Boundaries: American Art After World War II". Stop by the Emily Lowe Gallery this summer Tuesday-Friday from 11am-4pm, closed weekends.

As #MuseumWeek comes to a close today, make sure to plan a museum visit with #FriendsMW. Why not engage in a meaningful ...
05/20/2019

As #MuseumWeek comes to a close today, make sure to plan a museum visit with #FriendsMW. Why not engage in a meaningful conversation about art on your next outing? Stop by the Hofstra University Museum of Art this summer Tuesday-Friday, 11am-4pm, closed weekends thru Labor Day.

Take a stroll across the beautiful Hofstra campus and take a #PhotoMW of any of the outdoor sculptures created by notabl...
05/18/2019

Take a stroll across the beautiful Hofstra campus and take a #PhotoMW of any of the outdoor sculptures created by notable artists. Each sculpture has a brief write-up as to what that sculpture represents with the artists' name. Tag us in your post.
#MuseumWeek #ArtsAtHofstra

Stop by the Emily Lowe Gallery to #ExploreMW the many works of art that are featured in the exhibition "Pushing Boundari...
05/17/2019

Stop by the Emily Lowe Gallery to #ExploreMW the many works of art that are featured in the exhibition "Pushing Boundaries: American Art After World War II". Artists such as Robert Rauschenberg and Lowell Nesbitt used art to think out of the box and bring added focus to the discussions surrounding space exploration. #ArtsAtHofstra #MuseumWeek #HofstraU

Caption:
Lowell Nesbitt
(American, 1933-1993)
Small Crater from the portfolio Moon Shot, 1969
Lithograph on black paper
22 x 29 7/8 in.
Hofstra University Museum of Art, gift of Reese Palley and Marilyn Arnold Palley, HU96.1.5

Robert Rauschenberg
(American, 1925-2008)
Moon Rose from the Stoned Moon series, 1969
Lithograph on Arches paper
51 x 35 in.
Hofstra University Museum of Art, gift of Roger Tilles, HU2012.50

Here's a colorful work of art in connection with today's #RainbowMW theme for #MuseumWeek by artist Patrick Hughes. #Hof...
05/17/2019

Here's a colorful work of art in connection with today's #RainbowMW theme for #MuseumWeek by artist Patrick Hughes.

#HofstraUMuseumofArt
#ArtsAtHofstra
#PatrickHughes ...

Caption:
Patrick Hughes (English, born 1939)
The Domestic Life of the Rainbow, 1979
Screenprint, 1978, 8 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.
Hofstra University Museum of Art, Gift of Thomas Barnes Donnelley, HU80.27.1.3

Congratulations to our graduating student staff members, Allison (Undergrad) and Kerry (Grad). Best wishes on the journe...
05/16/2019

Congratulations to our graduating student staff members, Allison (Undergrad) and Kerry (Grad). Best wishes on the journey ahead. Thank you for your dedicated service to the Museum.
#Hofgrad19 #HofstraUMuseumofArt #HofstraPride #HofstraU #HofstraStudents

In connection with #MuseumWeek  theme for the day, can you guess which government agency commissioned art work currently...
05/15/2019

In connection with #MuseumWeek theme for the day, can you guess which government agency commissioned art work currently on view in the Emily Lowe Gallery by artists Lowell Nesbitt and Robert Rauschenberg?
#PlayMW #ArtsAtHofstra #HofstraUMuseumofArt

#MuseumWeek 2019: Today’s theme is #SecretsMW, a closer look at the behind the scenes action at a museum. Here's a view ...
05/14/2019

#MuseumWeek 2019: Today’s theme is #SecretsMW, a closer look at the behind the scenes action at a museum. Here's a view of 3D collection storage, showing range of works of art from Melanesian to Modern. #ArtsAtHofstra #HofstraU

In connection with #MuseumWeek we recognize #WomenInCulture as we have various artists represented in current exhibition...
05/13/2019

In connection with #MuseumWeek we recognize #WomenInCulture as we have various artists represented in current exhibitions on view such as Perle Fine,Helen Frankenthaler, Lee Krasner, Joan Mitchell, and Nan Shiomi. Stop by the galleries Tuesday-Friday, 11am-4pm. #ArtsAtHofstra

Artwork caption:
Helen Frankenthaler
(American, 1928-2011)
Air Frame, from the portfolio New York 10, 1965
Screenprint on Arches double weight watercolor paper
21 1/2 x 16 3/4 in.
Hofstra University Museum of Art, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Tucker, HU79.12
©2019 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

As schools across the country pause to celebrate TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK, we extend a special THANK YOU to all of our ...
05/09/2019

As schools across the country pause to celebrate TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK, we extend a special THANK YOU to all of our devoted Museum Educators who are committed to "engaging beyond the frame". Our team of educators never fail to make vital connections between the art and every day issues. Thank you for your dedication to empowering museum visitors of all ages.

#ArtsAtHofstra
#MuseumEducation #HofstraUMuseumofArt #TeacherAppreciationWeek

Museum students are cleaning the outdoor sculptures preparing for summer visitors. Stop by the Emily Lowe Gallery Tues-F...
05/06/2019

Museum students are cleaning the outdoor sculptures preparing for summer visitors. Stop by the Emily Lowe Gallery Tues-Fri from 11am-4pm to pick up one of the Outdoor Sculpture maps.
#ArtsAtHofstra #OutdoorSculptures

Art as Muse: Hofstra Choreography students responding to works of art in the exhibition "Pushing Boundaries: American Ar...
05/03/2019

Art as Muse: Hofstra Choreography students responding to works of art in the exhibition "Pushing Boundaries: American Art after World War II". #ArtsAtHofstra

05/01/2019
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Six Hours for the Six Million. #HolocaustRemembrance #NeverAgain

HAPPENING TODAY @ 4:30 pm at the Emily Lowe Gallery at Hofstra University Museum of Art
05/01/2019

HAPPENING TODAY @ 4:30 pm at the Emily Lowe Gallery at Hofstra University Museum of Art

Presenting ... Yonia Fain: Witness to History
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 ∙ 4:30-6 p.m.
Emily Lowe Gallery, behind Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus

Join us for a poetry reading and special tribute to Yonia Fain, internationally acclaimed artist, poet, author, and Hofstra University associate professor emeritus, who passed away at the age of 100 in December 2013. Through imagery, both visual and written, Fain’s lifelong mission was to express powerful messages of survival and hope. Discussion to follow. Admission is free.

* Special musical performances by Hofstra Hillel, Sigma'cappella, and the Hofstra Gospel Ensemble.

Commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day.

#ArtsAtHofstra - Hofstra University Museum of Art staff enjoyed being part of the 2019 Imagine Awards last night. It was...
05/01/2019

#ArtsAtHofstra - Hofstra University Museum of Art staff enjoyed being part of the 2019 Imagine Awards last night. It was an honor to be one of 20 finalists selected from 170 applicants in 5 award categories. Congratulations to the Bay Street Theater on being named winner of the Arts & Culture Award.

The Museum was selected for the school program "Art Travelers Through Time: Literacy and History Through Art". We were grateful to have Ana Tolentino of Walnut Street Elementary School join us as a community educator that partners with the Art Travelers program.

SPRING BREAK at the Museum where participants were inspired by Robert Indiana's iconic LOVE print.#ArtsAtHofstra#EmilyLo...
04/30/2019

SPRING BREAK at the Museum where participants were inspired by Robert Indiana's iconic LOVE print.
#ArtsAtHofstra
#EmilyLoweGallery
#HofstraUMuseumofArt
#HofstraU

Tonight we will find out who will take home the Arts & Culture Award at the 7th Annual Imagine Awards for the 'Art Trave...
04/30/2019

Tonight we will find out who will take home the Arts & Culture Award at the 7th Annual Imagine Awards for the 'Art Travelers Through Time: Literacy and History through Art" program.

HAPPENING RIGHT NOW: people are arriving to watch the film, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, presented in conjunction wi...
04/24/2019

HAPPENING RIGHT NOW: people are arriving to watch the film, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, presented in conjunction with the exhibition "Inspiration: Japanese Woodblock Prints". Intro by Rodney F. Hill, PhD, Assoc Professor of Film, Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, Hofstra University. You still have time to get here.

Location:
Guthart Cultural Center Theater,
Axinn Library, 1st floor, South Campus

TONIGHT @ 6:00pm join us for this film, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, a masterpiece of animation based on a centuries...
04/24/2019

TONIGHT @ 6:00pm join us for this film, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, a masterpiece of animation based on a centuries-old Japanese folktale. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition "Inspiration: Japanese Woodblock Prints". Intro by Rodney F. Hill, PhD, Associate Professor of Film, Hofstra University.

Date: Wed, April 24. 2019
Time: 6-8:30 p.m.
Location: Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library, First Floor, South Campus

Call 516-463-5672 for fee info and details. #ArtsAtHofstra

THIS WEDNESDAY 6-8:30pm ... Film screening of "The Tale of the Princess Kaguya", a masterpiece of animation based on a c...
04/22/2019

THIS WEDNESDAY 6-8:30pm ... Film screening of "The Tale of the Princess Kaguya", a masterpiece of animation based on a centuries-old Japanese folktale. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Inspiration: Japanese Woodblock Prints. Call 516-463-5672 for fee info and details. No registration required. #ArtsAtHofstra

Date: Wed, April 24. 2019
Time: 6-8:30 p.m.
Location: Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library, First Floor, South Campus.

Presenting ... Yonia Fain: Witness to HistoryWednesday, May 1, 2019 ∙ 4:30-6 p.m.Emily Lowe Gallery, behind Emily Lowe H...
04/22/2019

Presenting ... Yonia Fain: Witness to History
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 ∙ 4:30-6 p.m.
Emily Lowe Gallery, behind Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus

Join us for a poetry reading and special tribute to Yonia Fain, internationally acclaimed artist, poet, author, and Hofstra University associate professor emeritus, who passed away at the age of 100 in December 2013. Through imagery, both visual and written, Fain’s lifelong mission was to express powerful messages of survival and hope. Discussion to follow. Admission is free.

* Special musical performances by Hofstra Hillel, Sigma'cappella, and the Hofstra Gospel Ensemble.

Commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Hofstra University Museum of Art
04/20/2019

Hofstra University Museum of Art

Looking forward to the big announcement on April 30 to see if we will be named a winner in the 7th Long Island Imagine Awards. Stay tuned!!!!!

Read more about this award nomination in the article below.

Hofstra University Museum of Art Named an Imagine Award Finalist
https://bit.ly/2UvDzTI

#HofstraUMuseumofArt
#ArtsAtHofstra
#HofstraPride
#LIImagineAwards
#ArtsandCultureAward
#LongIsland
#Nonprofit

Looking forward to the big announcement on April 30 to see if we will be named a winner in the 7th Long Island Imagine A...
04/20/2019

Looking forward to the big announcement on April 30 to see if we will be named a winner in the 7th Long Island Imagine Awards. Stay tuned!!!!!

Read more about this award nomination in the article below.

Hofstra University Museum of Art Named an Imagine Award Finalist
https://bit.ly/2UvDzTI

#HofstraUMuseumofArt
#ArtsAtHofstra
#HofstraPride
#LIImagineAwards
#ArtsandCultureAward
#LongIsland
#Nonprofit

Hofstra's Center for Civic Engagement fellow, Rebecca Lo Presti, leads an interactive discussion with students discussin...
04/17/2019

Hofstra's Center for Civic Engagement fellow, Rebecca Lo Presti, leads an interactive discussion with students discussing "Arts and Activism". #ArtsAtHofstra

Hofstra students in a Rhetoric class perform site specific activist monologues for social change at various outdoor scul...
04/16/2019

Hofstra students in a Rhetoric class perform site specific activist monologues for social change at various outdoor sculptures on campus. #ArtsAtHofstra

Here's a glimpse into an afternoon with Hofstra writing students discovering radical revision strategies using the exhib...
04/16/2019

Here's a glimpse into an afternoon with Hofstra writing students discovering radical revision strategies using the exhibit "Pushing Boundaries: American Art After World War II".
#ArtsAtHofstra

Film screening of "The Tale of the Princess Kaguya", a masterpiece of animation based on a centuries-old Japanese folkta...
04/12/2019

Film screening of "The Tale of the Princess Kaguya", a masterpiece of animation based on a centuries-old Japanese folktale. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Inspiration: Japanese Woodblock Prints. Call 516-463-5672 for fee info and details. No registration required. #ArtsAtHofstra

Date: Wed, April 24. 2019
Time: 6-8:30 p.m.
Location: Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library, First Floor, South Campus.

CALLING ALL STUDENTS!!!! Join us for a special art-inspired conversation in partnership with @hofstracce ... ART & ACTIV...
04/10/2019

CALLING ALL STUDENTS!!!! Join us for a special art-inspired conversation in partnership with @hofstracce ... ART & ACTIVISM. Wednesday, April 17 at two times: 11:20am-12pm & 12:20-1pm at the Emily Lowe Gallery, behind Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus. Bring a friend. #ArtsAtHofstra

Check out the latest updates in this week's email newsletter. Contact us to be placed on our distribution list to get th...
04/08/2019

Check out the latest updates in this week's email newsletter. Contact us to be placed on our distribution list to get these in your email inbox.

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THIS WEEK - EXHIBITION RECEPTION for Inspiration: Japanese Woodblock Prints, Thur, April 11, 2019, 4-6 p.m., at the Davi...
04/08/2019

THIS WEEK - EXHIBITION RECEPTION for Inspiration: Japanese Woodblock Prints, Thur, April 11, 2019, 4-6 p.m., at the David Filderman Gallery, Axinn Library, 9th flr, South Campus. To register, contact us at 516-463-5672 or [email protected]. Admission is free. Light refreshments.

Great turn out today for International #SlowArtDay2019. Participants took a closer look at the works of art in the exhib...
04/07/2019

Great turn out today for International #SlowArtDay2019. Participants took a closer look at the works of art in the exhibition "Pushing Boundaries: American Art After World War II" and engaged in an insightful discussion over lunch. Exhibition on view thru Aug 16.
#ArtsAtHofstra

Just FOUR spots remaining for next Saturday's session of #FamilyFun with #ARTfulAdventures. Saturday April 13, 2019, 11:...
04/02/2019

Just FOUR spots remaining for next Saturday's session of #FamilyFun with #ARTfulAdventures. Saturday April 13, 2019, 11:30am-1pm. Call today at (516) 463-5672 to reserve your spot and don't miss out. #ArtsAtHofstra

A few spots are still available for INTERNATIONAL SLOW ART DAY on Saturday, April 6, noon-2 pm. Join Museum educators fo...
04/01/2019

A few spots are still available for INTERNATIONAL SLOW ART DAY on Saturday, April 6, noon-2 pm. Join Museum educators for a slow “look” at several works on view and then gather for a lively discussion over lunch. Admission is Free. Limited to 15 participants.
#SlowArtDay

04/01/2019

Join us for the Exhibition Reception for the new exhibition "Inspiration: Japanese Woodblock Prints" on Thursday, April 11 from 4-6pm at the David Filderman Galleru, 9th floor, Axinn Library. Patricia Welch, Hofstra's Professor of Japanese Comparative Literature will give special remarks. Light refreshments will be served. Admission is FREE.
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#ArtsAtHofstra
#hofstrau #HofstraUMuseumofArt #davidfildermangallery #exhibitionreception
#JapaneseArt
#woodblockprints
#Manga
#nyscasupported

VOTE FOR US!! As an Imagine Award Finalist, vote for the Hofstra University Museum of Art as your Facebook "Fan Favorite...
03/27/2019
Vote Daily for Your Favorite LI Nonprofit to Win $2,500!

VOTE FOR US!! As an Imagine Award Finalist, vote for the Hofstra University Museum of Art as your Facebook "Fan Favorite" LI Nonprofit. Winners are announced on April 30 at the Imagine Awards Dinner.

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#ArtTravelersThroughTime
#ArtsAtHofstra
#NerdsthatCareFanFav
#VoteandShare

Vote daily for your favorite Imagine Award finalist to win $2,500 and recognized as the Fan Favorite on Facebook! During the Imagine Awards on April 30th, the winner will be announced and receive the Fan Favorite Award Sponsored by Nerds That Care. All you have to do is vote and share daily for your...

✒ REGISTER TODAY and lock in your spot for 🎨 ARTful Adventures. Join us for the next session on Saturday, April 13, 2019...
03/23/2019

✒ REGISTER TODAY and lock in your spot for 🎨 ARTful Adventures. Join us for the next session on Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 11:30am-1pm. Open to children ages 5-10 accompanied by an adult companion. Space is limited so register your child today by calling 516-463-5672 or email us at [email protected].

Ask us how you can attend this program for FREE through the Museum Passes Program.

#ARTfulAdventures
#FamilyFun
#ArtsAtHofstra
#HofstraUMuseumofArt #museumpasses

#ArtsAtHofstra - New exhibition opens Tuesday, March 26 at 11:00 am, "Inspiration: Japanese Woodblock Prints" (through J...
03/22/2019

#ArtsAtHofstra - New exhibition opens Tuesday, March 26 at 11:00 am, "Inspiration: Japanese Woodblock Prints" (through July 26, 2019), in the David Filderman Gallery, 9th floor, Axinn Library.

Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Friday 11am-4pm, Saturday-Sunday noon-4pm.

#hofstrau
#HofstraUMuseumofArt #davidfildermangallery
#JapaneseArt
#woodblockprints
#Manga
#nyscasupported

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