• Mark Your Calendars! Upcoming Events at the IFA

    January 29 – March 14, 2015 New York University Curatorial Collaboration (IFA-Steinhardt) Absence / Presence, curated by Anna Blum, Riad Kherdeen, Eloise Maxwell, Tola Porter, and Patryk Tomaszewski, on view January 29 – February 14, The Commons & Rosenberg Gallery Days with Frog and Toad, curated by Katherine J. Wright, on view February 18 – 21, 80WSE Gallery still, curated…

  • Mark your calendars! Fall 2014 at the IFA

    Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 6:30 PM Artists at the Institute Charles Simonds Open to the public. More info and RSVP here. (Don’t miss Simonds on Bomb!) Monday, October 27, 2014, 6:30 PM Artists at the Institute Simon Fujiwara Open to the public. More info and RSVP here. Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 6:00 PM Latin American Forum featuring The Great Hall Exhibitions…

  • We have Instagram!

    The IFA gets Instagram! As part of the IFA’s contemporary art blog, formerly the Contemporary Art Consortium, we are posting your contemporary art-related pics with the handle “ifastagram” — check it out! Though ifacontemporary’s re-launch date is September 15, we’re accepting your Instagrams now — and anytime during the semester! Think a trip to Dia Beacon, art seen on your…

  • Re-launch scheduled for September 15!

    So fresh and so clean, clean! Our editors have been hard at work planning a new look and garnering fresh material for the resuscitation of ifacontemporary – check in again on September 15 for our latest round of articles on contemporary art exhibitions, installations, and events in and around New York (peppered with a few insights from abroad). Make it easy: subscribe and…

  • Watch this space!

    Right now the CAC blog is undergoing some exciting transitions, which we hope to share with you in 1-2 months. Keep us on your radar, and thanks for all the engaging conversations you’ve given us so far! Kristen Gaylord and Rachel Nackman, editors

  • March 20 CAC Event: Robert Morris in the Guggenheim’s Panza Collection

    A Seminar for IFA Students and Faculty Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 2:00-4:00 PM The Contemporary Art Consortium at the Institute of Fine Arts, in collaboration with the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum’s Panza Collection Initiative, invites students and faculty to visit and discuss a private installation of works by artist Robert Morris selected from the Guggenheim’s Panza Collection. The group will…

  • IFA at CAA: Stay Tuned

    A number of IFA students and professors will be presenting at the upcoming 2012 CAA conference in Los Angeles, February 22 to 25 at the LA Convention Center. If you’re planning to attend the conference, you can support your colleagues and classmates at the following panels! Happenings: Transnational, Transdisciplinary Wednesday, February 22, 9:30 AM–12:00 PM Concourse Meeting Room 403B, Level…

  • Experience Performa 11: Live Performances and Classes

    by Tina Orlandini Thanks to Performa 11, the only biennial dedicated to exhibiting contemporary works of performance art, November in New York City is filled with brilliant performances that combine the aesthetic value of visual art and the brilliance of experimental music, dance, and theater with subtle yet poignant social and political nuances. Although all of the performances deserve to…

  • Stay Tuned for the Green Beijing Series

    The CAC blog is excited to introduce a new series of posts revolving around Professor Jonathan Hay’s current Green Beijing colloquium at the Institute. A collaborative effort led by current MA candidate Elizabeth Lee, this series will be posted regularly for the duration of the Fall 2011 semester, beginning on November 14. The site of current day Beijing has seen…

  • Info Session – Wednesday, October 12, 12:30 PM

    After a summer-long hiatus, the blog is preparing to relaunch with new material and a fantastic new addition to the editorial team, IFA doctoral candidate Kristen Gaylord. We hope you’ll stay tuned for upcoming content…and we’ll need your feedback and submissions! Please join us in the IFA Seminar Room at 12:30 PM on Wednesday, October 12, for an informational meeting.…