Visiting Artists & Critics

The Art Department has invited a wide variety of practicing artists and critics to visit the Albany campus. Many of these visiting lecturers have also been available to visit graduate students' studios for discussion and critique.

A selected list of past visiting artists and critics include:

  • Vito Acconci
  • Dennis Adams
  • Janine Antoni
  • Michael Ashkin
  • Dottie Attie
  • Alex Bag
  • Greg Barsamian
  • Xu Bing
  • Jeremy Blake
  • Jean Blackburn
  • Chakaia Booker
  • Nancy Bowen
  • Scott Brodie
  • Dexter Buell
  • Jim Butler
  • Tom Butter
  • Luca Buvoli
  • Dan Cameron
  • James Casebere
  • Catherine Chalmers
  • David Cohen
  • Susanna Coffey
  • Petah Coyne
  • Reuben Cox
  • Lucky DeBellevue
  • Ellen Driscoll
  • James Elkins
  • Kate Ericson
  • James Esber
  • Sandy Fellman
  • Nancy Fried
  • Tom Friedman
  • Suzy Gablik
  • Brower Hatcher
  • Jene Highstein
  • Elana Herzog
  • Ken Johnson
  • Penny Jolly
  • Ron Jones
  • Elizabeth King
  • Komar and Melamid
  • Duane Michaels
  • Barbara Krueger
  • Julian LaVerdiere
  • Robert Lobe
  • Donald Lipski
  • Tony Matelli
  • Jennifer and Kevin McCoys
  • Catherine Murphy
  • Richard Nonas
  • Tom Nozkowski
  • Danica Phelps
  • Sylvia Plachy
  • William Pope
  • Jennifer Reeves
  • Alexander Ross
  • Mia Westerland Roosen
  • Luc Sante
  • Peter Saul
  • Peter Schjeldahl
  • Barry Schwabsky
  • Rudy Serra
  • Simparch
  • James Sienna
  • Dean Snyder
  • Sandy Skoglund
  • Roberta Smith
  • Zak Smith
  • Robert Storr
  • David Storey
  • Julianne Swarz
  • Brian Tolle
  • William Tucker
  • Gregory Volk
  • Carrie Mae Weems
  • William Wegman
  • Ed Winkleman
  • Sue Williams
  • Trevor Winkfield
  • Alexi Worth
  • John Yau
  • Michael Young
  • Lisa Yuskavage
  • Mel Ziegler