Mary Reid Kelley:
Working Objects and Videos

July 10 – October 18, 2014

Mary Reid Kelley: Working Objects and Videos marks the first time this critically-acclaimed artist presents the finely crafted and researched costumes, objects, and drawings that are key to her inventive video process, which fuses live performance, drawing, sculpture, costume design, and digital media. More...

Artist Gallery Talk
October 2014, TBD, 7 PM

Saturday Tours:
September 13, October 11
1 PM

Homecoming Weekend Tours:
Saturday, October 11
11 AM and 1 PM

  • Museum Educator volunteers needed!


    There is now a great opportunity to be involved with the University Art Museum, through our volunteer educator program. Educators play an essential role within the museum in conducting exhibition tours and ensuring our visitors have a positive, welcoming, and informative experience. Through the exploration of contemporary art, educators engage both the public and university community. More...
  • Opening Reception &
    FENCE Magazine Launch

    Mary Reid Kelley: Working Objects and Videos
    July, 10, 2014, 5 - 7 PM
    Fence is a biannual journal of poetry, fiction, art, and criticism. The Spring/Summer 2014 issue features cover image and text from the new film Swinburne's Pasiphae by Mary Reid Kelley.
  • Upcoming Exhibition

    Mary Reid Kelley: Working Objects and Videos
    July 10 - October 18, 2014
    The UAM will partner with the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz to present Mary Reid Kelley's visually rich and intellectually stimulating video art along with the finely crafted and researched costumes, objects, and drawings she creates for her videos. Curated by Daniel Belasco, Curator of Exhibitions and Programs, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz More...
  • Kathryn Zox MSW '83

    Making a Difference

    Nationally recognized radio host Kathryn Zox, whose talk show The Kathryn Zox Show airs on VoiceAmerica/World Talk Radio, has been a devoted friend of the museum for years. Inspired by the quality of the museum's programs, Kathryn made a major gift to underwrite the exhibition Day After Day: The Diaristic Impulse (Spring 2013). more More...
  • Ken Johnson MA '78

    Author and New York Times Art Critic

    Ken Johnson curated the Art Museum's exhibition After School Special: The 2011 Alumni Show and was honored by the University as an outstanding "UAlbany Alumni Achiever" in 2011. More...
  • Evan Ross BA '92

    Setting a Path

    As an undergraduate communications major with a minor in Fine Arts, Evan Ross interned at the University Art Museum. It was an experience that set him on a creative path leading to a position at San Francisco's Haines Gallery and subsequently to the New York fashion world. More...