March 2017

Mar 23

5:15pm

Contemporary Conversation: Prisons & Justice

Discuss how art intersects with crime, prisons, education, and justice and see a special installation March 23–April 2.

Place

Study gallery

Mar 25

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Arum Tresnaningtyas Dayaputri

NEW! Arum Tresnaningtyas Dayaputri will discuss her work, on view as part of the exhibition Identity Crisis: Reflections on Public and Private Life in Contemporary Javanese Photography.

Place

Floor 1L

Mar 25

3:00pm

Music in the Museum: Innuan

The New York–based group Innuan will create a “symphony of senses” in response to art on view.

Place

Wing lecture room

Mar 30

4:30pm

Artists and Ecology

NEW! This free, two-part program will engage visitors with the work of two environmentally conscious artists in anticipation of the March for Science on Earth Day 2017 (April 22). 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

April 2017

Apr 1

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: Take in the View

Free for Johnson Museum Members / $5 per family for nonmembers

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Apr 6

5:15pm

For Members Only: Recent Acquisitions

Director Stephanie Wiles will offer insight into how the Johnson adds new artworks into the collection.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Apr 13

5:15pm

Tour: Artists and World War I

Get an inside look at The War to End All Wars: Artists and World War I with the exhibition curator. 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Apr 13

6:00pm

Have You Ever Wondered...?

New series! Have you ever wondered how museums present and protect their artwork? 

Place

Wing lecture room

Apr 14

8:00pm - 11:00pm

For Students Only: ’80s Night at the Museum

Like, totally awesome.

Place

Throughout the Museum

Apr 20

10:00am - 11:00am

Let's Look, Baby!

"The Wheels on the Bus!" Free for Members or $5 per family. Email jzm6@cornell.edu to RSVP by Wednesday, April 19. 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Apr 20

5:00pm

Studio Thursday: Clay Sculptures

Free for students / $5 for Johnson Museum Members and Cornell staff and faculty / $10 for the general public

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Apr 20

5:15pm

Indonesian Video Art

Indonesian video art introduced by Alia Swastika, director and curator at the Ark Gallery, Central Java.

Place

Wing lecture room

Apr 23

9:00am - 2:00pm

Still in the Game: The State of Indonesian Art History in the 21st Century

Renowned scholars from Indonesia, Australia, and Europe will be participating in the third Cornell Modern Indonesia Program Conference (April 21–23). 

Place

Wing lecture room

Apr 23

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Shadow Puppet Performance

This special performance by Sumarsam and the Cornell Gamelan Ensemble is held in conjunction with the Cornell Modern Indonesia Program Conference.

Place

Wing lecture room

Apr 26

2:30pm

Arahmaiani

Indonesian artist Arahmaiani will discuss her work and performances related to the environment. 

Place

Wing lecture room

Place

Wing lecture room

May 2017

May 4

5:15pm

Contemporary Conversation: Art & Empathy

Look into the relationship between art and empathy in conjunction with the exhibition Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects

Place

TBA

May 6

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: Miss Angie's Music

Free for Johnson Museum Members / $5 per family for nonmembers

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

May 18

10:00am - 11:00am

Let's Look, Baby!

"This Land Is Your Land!" Free for Members or $5 per family. Email jzm6@cornell.edu to RSVP by Wednesday, May 17. 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family