Artist Ken Ragsdale and Museum Director Janet Riker



Artists of The Mohawk-Hudson Region Purchase Award

The Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region exhibition rotates annually among the University Art Museum, The Hyde Collection, and the Albany Institute of History and Art. Each year the Alumni Association’s Grandma Moses Fund supports the Arthur N. Collins ’48 Purchase Award allowing the museum to add significant works by alumni artists to the University Collections. Works purchased for the University Collections include

2018
Gabe Brown
Smokestack, 2018
Oil on linen over wood panel
16 x 12 inches

Laura Frare (MFA ’03) and Mary Kathryn Jablonski
These Last Few Days of Freezing Rains, 2017
Video, 3:55 minutes; color; sound

Daesha Devón Harris
How I got over (One More River to Cross), 2017
Cotton rag archival pigment print
22 x 17 inches

Just follow me down to Jordan's stream (One More River to Cross), 2017
Cotton rag archival pigment print
22 x 17 inches

My Soul looked back and wondered (One More River to Cross), 2017
Cotton rag archival pigment print 22 x 17 inches

2017
Jake Fallat (BA ’17)
1997568-H1, 2017
Cast aluminum
22 x 12 x 6 inches

1997568-H2, 2017
Cast aluminum
21 ½ x 11 x 1 ½ inches

Katria Foster (MFA ’14)
Domestic Affair 5, 2016
Ultrachrome print
28 x 18 inches

Domestic Affair 6, 2017
Ultrachrome print
28 x 18 inches

Marilee Sousie (MFA ’12)
In my cave, I reign supreme. SUPREME!, 2015
Acrylic on canvas
20 x 16 inches

2016
Andrew Dines (MFA ’16)
Untitled, 2016
Acrylic, graphite, rust, and patina on canvas
16 x 20 inches

2015
Brian Cirmo (MFA ’02)
Milk Drinker’s Blues, 2013
Oil on canvas
Diptych 18 x 17 and 19 x 17 inches

Katria Foster (MFA ’14)
Warm Gray Crescent,
Digital C-print
38 x 25 inches

2014
Jenny Kemp (MFA ’15)
Mellow Yellow, 2013
Gouache on paper
30 x 22 inches

Ken Ragsdale (MFA ’05)
The Hundred Acre Wood, 2014
Archival ink-jet print
20 x 28 inches

2013
Wendy Ide Williams (MFA ’85)
Commensalism, 2012
Mixed media on paper
60 x 40 inches