Environmental Impact

Through a variety of approaches and artistic media, the works of art in Environmental Impact address the consequences of human interaction with the natural environment. Frequently the artist becomes an activist --creating works of art meant to bring awareness to environmental concerns and sway public opinion.

The works featured in this exhibition depict how more recent human intrusion into the natural world has resulted in dire environmental concerns. Featured artists - including Daniel Beltrá, Diane Burko, Edward Burtynsky, Janet Culbertson, Alejandro Durán, Steve McPherson, Alexis Rockman, Barbara Roux, and Steve Rowell - believe that we can begin to achieve change through action.

Funding has been provided by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Press ReleaseArt with an Environmental Message

THROUGH DECEMBER 13, 2019

Gallery Location and Hours:

Emily Lowe Gallery
Behind Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus

Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. • Saturday and Sunday, noon-4 p.m.

 

Galleries are closed on major holidays, during Hofstra University recesses, and during exhibition installations. Emily Lowe Gallery will be closed for installation: August 17-September 2, 2019. David Filderman Gallery will be closed for installation: July 27-August 12, 2019

 

 

 

Alejandro Durán (Mexican, born 1974), Algas (Algae) from the Washed Up series, 2013, photograph, 40 x 52 in., courtesy of the artist ©2019 Alejandro Durán

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Cost:

Free and Open to the Public

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Location:

Emily Lowe Gallery (Behind Lowe Hall)
Emily Lowe Hall
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
USA


Phone:516-463-5672
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Hofstra University Museum of Art

Phone: 516-463-5672
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