CVA Welcome & Galleries Opening

CHQ Assembly: Video Platform

CVA Welcome & Gallery Reception for Strohl Art Center, hosted by Judy Barie and Sharon Louden. Tour Wallpaper Diaries Exhibition, Bridge Gallery, and the Gallery Store.

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Miguel Luciano

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Miguel Luciano is a multimedia visual artist whose work explores themes of history, popular culture, social justice and migration, through sculpture, painting and socially engaged public art projects. Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, he lives and works in New York, NY.  Due to technical difficulties, this lecture is not available on-demand.

Chautauqua School of Art Residency Open Studios

CHQ Assembly: Chautauqua Visual Arts Website

Join us for a wonderful opportunity to see some of the work and meet the participants of the 2020 Chautauqua School of Art Residency Program. We will be Zooming in starting at 6 pm. Open to all! Join us for what will surely be a fun happening and unique experience! Please register in advance for […]

The Inaugural Chautauqua School of Art Alumni Lecture with Chris Friday

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Chris Friday is an interdisciplinary artist who currently lives and works in Miami, Florida. Chris is an alumni of or 2019 program. Using the internet as a source for archival material, Chris Friday investigates themes of Identity, Race, Gender, Sexuality and the affects of popular culture and iconography on the perceptions of brown bodies. Identifying […]

CVA Online Auction: August 19-22

The Chautauqua Visual Arts 2020 Online Auction presents works by 22 professional artists to benefit the CVA School of Art student scholarships. The Auction will begin at 12noon August 19 and ends at 12midnight August 22. Register and bid online at 32auctions.com/cva-gala-auction/ Read more on our website at art.chq.org/galleries/

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Miguel Luciano

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Miguel Luciano is a multimedia visual artist whose work explores themes of history, popular culture, social justice and migration, through sculpture, painting and socially engaged public art projects. Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, he lives and works in New York, NY.

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Joe Stahlman

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Dr. Joe Stahlman is the Director of Seneca Nation’s Seneca-Iroquois National Museum-Onöhsagwë:de' Culture Center. Joe is a scholar and researcher of Tuscarora descent. He has over 20 years of research experience working with First Peoples. His research focuses on culture and history, as well as ongoing socio-economic and health & wellness related endeavors with Native […]

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Derek Fordjour

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Derek Fordjour was born in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1974 to parents of Ghanaian heritage. Fordjour earned his BA at Morehouse College, MA in Art Education at Harvard University and an MFA in Painting at Hunter College. His work has been exhibited at notable institutions nationally and internationally. He received commissions for public projects including a […]

Devil Is in the Details

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

This inaugural Alumni Exhibition includes a diverse group of Chautauqua School of Art Alumni from various years, personal backgrounds, and studio techniques. Each of the works in this exhibition focus on the details, using processes and compositions that are highly detailed or by rendering the details of our everyday lives. They highlight the meaningful minutiae […]

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Alpesh Kantilal Patel

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Alpesh Kantilal Patel is a contemporary art historian, critic, and curator based at Florida International University, Miami, where he directed the MFA program in Visual Arts from 2012-2017. His lecture will be loosely connected to the workshop, a description of which is below, that he leads during the summer. “Storytelling and Worldmaking.” Artworks can be part […]

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Erika Wong

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Dr. Erika Wong is the founder of To Practise_Practice, a digital-discovery platform that gives early-career artists the toolkit they need to survive in the real world of the art industry. Additionally, she is a practicing artist, podcast cohost of Hyde or Practise and lecturer teaching the value of creative thinking to business students at the […]

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Abby Chen

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Abby Chen is the Senior Associate Curator and Head of Contemporary Art at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. Prior to taking on this position, she served for over a decade as the Curator and Artistic Director at the Chinese Culture Center and Foundation of San Francisco. Abby Chen was the Asian Cultural Council […]

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer, the Executive Director of the Queens Council on the Arts, believes in the power of the arts to mobilize and transform community. She was a member of the Transition Team for Mayor DiBlasio, serves on Tony Bennett’s Exploring the Arts Foundation and sits on many grant panels across the country. Hoong […]

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: John Sabraw

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

An activist and environmentalist, John Sabraw’s paintings, drawings and collaborative installations are produced in an eco-conscious manner, and he continually works toward a fully sustainable practice. He collaborates with scientists on many projects, and one of his current collaborations involves creating paint and paintings from iron oxide extracted in the process of remediating polluted streams. […]

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Asia Freeman

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Asia Freeman co-founded the non-profit multidisciplinary art space, Bunnell Street Arts Center in Homer, Alaska where she serves as Artistic Director today. Asia writes, curates, teaches and speaks about art. Asia’s paintings are represented in Alaskan museums and private collections worldwide. She serves on the Boards of National Performance Network and Alaska Arts and Culture […]

CVA Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Quinn Alexandria Hunter

CHQ Assembly: Virtual Porch

Quinn Alexandria Hunter is a sculptor and performance artist who completed her MFA work at Ohio University. Born and raised in North Carolina, she works primarily with hair and the African American female body as material. Hunter is interested in the erasure of history from spaces and how the contemporary uses of space impacts the […]

CVA Stroll through the Arts Gala

Strohl Art Center

CVA Stroll through the Arts Gala. This event is presented by Friends of CVA and Chautauqua Visual Arts. All proceeds benefit the CVA School of Art Participant Scholarships.

Improvisations: Julie Blackmon

Strohl Art Center 2nd Floor

“Improvisations: Julie Blackmon” exhibition opens. Closing August 26.

Pour, Spill, Drip, Stain

Strohl Art Center

“Pour, Spill, Drip, Stain” exhibition opens. Closing August 27.

Art in the Park

Miller Park

Hosted by Friends of CVA, Art in the Park is an open art fair with 70+ vendors held in Miller Park, showcasing art by members of the Chautauqua community, students from the School of Art, and artisans from the region around Chautauqua Institution. Items for sale include ceramics, paintings, Chautauqua-themed trinkets, pieces made of up-cycled […]

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