Upcoming Lectures

The Academy hosts a robust speakers program, featuring illustrated talks by some of the world’s most distinguished visual artists, scholars and critics.

Lectures begin at 6:30 pm and all lectures are free and open to the public.

The Art & Culture Lecture Series presents illustrated artist talks by established, emerging and mid-career sculptors, painters and mixed-media artists, discussing their studio practice, influences and artistic journeys.

The Professional Practice Lecture Series features art world professionals such as gallerists, curators, museum directors, dealers, and critics, in conversation with Academy senior critic Sharon Louden. The conclusion of each lecture is an opportunity for questions from audience members. To view past lectures, please click here.

Inquiries: Angharad Coates acoates@nyaa.edu / 212-842-5966
All past lectures can be viewed on the Academy’s Vimeo channel.


Current & Upcoming Lectures

Grants and Foundations

Wednesday, February 28

The Artist-Gallery Relationship

Wednesday, March 14

National World War I Memorial Public Viewing & Artist Lecture

Public Viewing, March 20 – 23

Lecture, Wednesday, March 21