Macy Art Gallery Exhibitions


The Macy Art Gallery is one of the last spaces at Teachers College still in its original use. The Gallery presents a wide range of exhibitions by national and international artists, graduate students, faculty members and alumni, as well as the finest examples of artworks by children of all ages. The year-round exhibition schedule reflects the commitment of Teachers College to cultural diversity in education and the visual arts.

Macy Art Gallery Fall and Spring Semester Hours: Monday - Friday | 10:00am - 5:00pm



Dates: Sept 30 - Oct 17

Reception: Oct 3, 5 – 7pm

This show of paintings and video installations by Teachers College Art & Art Education Program Doctoral students Uisuk Byeon and Jihyun Kim questions the conventional relationships between the artwork, artist, and viewer by exploring different modes of viewer interaction and participation.




Cellblock Visions: Set Free in the Penitentiary

Dates: Oct 21-Nov 7

An exhibition featuring a collection of paintings and drawings created by individuals who participated in arts programs that were offered in jail and prison settings. Organized by Phyllis Kornfeld.

Artistic Ways of Knowing: Work by Teachers College Faculty

Dates: Nov 11-Dec 5

Featuring work by Teachers College faculty from various departments, this exhibition illustrates how scholars across a range of disciplines incorporate visual and artistic processes in their research and everyday lives. 

Studio Works

Dates: Dec 9-Jan 16

Selected student work from Teachers College studio courses in drawing, painting, sculpture, and mixed media.

Unsilencing: Myers Art Prizes

Dates: Jan 20-Feb 6

A juried Art & Art Education Program student exhibition that explores how art can contribute to unsilencing identities that have been historically suppressed.

The Macy Gallery Conversations

 Dates: Feb 10 - 27

An exhibition of student work from the classrooms of Art & Art Education Program Alumni teachers.


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