Art lovers throughout New England interact with artists and learn about their works through special programs throughout the year offered by the Hartford Art School galleries.
The Hartford Art School Galleries includes the Joseloff Gallery, the Donald and Linda Silpe Gallery, Kaman Print Study Center, and Art on Campus. These exhibition spaces inspire our community year-round, and engage with students daily through creative visual experiences.
January 26–February 11
Artwork by some of the University's most talented students was on display for the annual Alexander A. Goldfarb Juried Student Exhibition in the Joseloff Gallery. This exhibition is a longstanding event at the university. In the late 1980’s, the Alexander A. Goldfarb Memorial Trust was created at the University of Hartford to honor the late Alexander Goldfarb and his dedication to the arts. This trust would fund the Juried Student Art Exhibition—as it was then called—to be held annually at the Joseloff Gallery.
The winning students’ artwork becomes a part of the Goldfarb Memorial Collection, owned by the Hartford Art School and proudly displayed throughout the University public spaces.
This exhibition and associated events are made possible by the Alexander A. Goldfarb Endowment fund held by the Hartford Art School Endowment, Inc.
Monday–Thursday: 12–6 p.m.
Friday–Saturday: 1–5 p.m.
To make an appointment for class visits, please contact the Gallery Director, Carrie Cushman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Two exhibitions celebrate recent resident artists at the Hartford Art School, Chiraag Bhakta and Genevieve de Leon. The exhibitions run from February 23–March 25, 2023 with a joint opening reception on Thursday, February 23 from 5-7 p.m. Additional programming include talk series and special events.
Whitney Artist-in-Residence Exhibition: Chiraag Bhakta
This exhibition celebrates the inaugural Whitney Artist-in-Residence at the Hartford Art School, Chiraag Bhakta (HAS, ‘99). An artist and designer whose practice is based in archival research, storytelling and collaboration in a variety of media, Bhakta’s diverse body of work unveils the history, legacies, and ongoing impact of western imperialism in our everyday lives.
The Georgette and Richard Koopman Distinguished Chair in the Visual Arts Exhibition: Genevieve de Leon
The Georgette and Richard Koopman Distinguished Chair in the Visual Arts is an annual appointment for visiting teaching artists that rotates through each studio discipline at the Hartford Art School. For the 2022-23 academic year, the Painting Department is pleased to welcome Genevieve de Leon, whose recent work centers Mayan astronomical knowledge and cosmology.
Each year, the Joseloff gallery program presents a wide range of exhibitions and related programming. From traveling exhibitions of national and international significance to shows featuring the work of current students, faculty, and alumni, the gallery program strives to offer a dynamic schedule of interdisciplinary visual experiences.
Recent exhibitions have featured the works of Mark Dion, Marina Abramovic, Tracy Emin, Kelly Mark, Natalie Waldburger, and Keith Sonnier.