Student Travel Award for Fall 2010 Meeting

To encourage students and prospective librarians to explore careers in art and architecture librarianship through contact with art library colleagues at the ARLIS/WNY Fall Meeting, scheduled for November 5, 2010, Utica, NY.

$100 to defray travel/lodging and meal expenses or (for local applicants) $20 for Friday lunch.

Application: To apply for the travel award, please submit by email:

1. A letter of application (no more than two sides in length) stating where you learned of the award, your specific interest in art librarianship and expectation of the conference in Utica, your professional goals, and why you think you are a worthy candidate for the award.

2. A resume listing education background, employment history, and professional activities and/or interests. Please include your telephone and email address, as well as the names of two references including title,, email, addresses, and telephone numbers.

The deadline for submission is October 25, 2010. Candidates will be notified by October 29 of the travel award decisions. Two awards will be presented.

Please submit applications via email to:
Sherman Clarke, ARLIS/WNY Vice President and President-Elect
Chair, Student Travel Awards Committee
(freelance art cataloger; NYU Libraries, retired)
Alfred, New York

phone: 607-587-8429

ARLIS/WNY Fall 2010 Meeting: November 5 at Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute

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ARLIS/WNY Fall 2010 Meeting
Friday, November 5, 2010 at at Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute
Hosted by Kathy Corcoran

Meeting Registration Form

9:00-10:00 am: Continental breakfast and social hour

10:00-10:45 am: Tour of Look for Beauty: Philip Johnson and Art Museum Design” and Ann Reichlin installation “Counterpoint”
With Mary Murray, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, MWPAI

10:45-11:00 am: Break

11:00 AM-12:30 pm: ARLIS/WNY Chapter Meeting

12:30-1:30 pm: Lunch in the Student Dining Hall

1:45-2:45 pm: Tour of Sculpture Space (12 Gates Street, Utica), artists’ visits, presentation on the Griffiss International Sculpture Park, and tour of Reichlin’s “Translucent Home” (light refreshments included)

2:45 pm – : Free time to revisit the Museum of Art, drive to the Sculpture Park, etc.

ARLIS/WNY Spring 2010 Meeting: April 8 at University at Buffalo’s Anderson Gallery

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ARLIS/WNY Spring 2010 Meeting
Thursday, April 8, 2010 at University at Buffalo’s Anderson Gallery
Hosted by Dorothy Tao

Meeting Registration Form

Wednesday, April 7
Informal, optional get-together for dinner: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, to be arranged

Thursday, April 8
Spring Meeting, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm: University at Buffalo’s Anderson Gallery, 1 Martha Jackson Place, Buffalo, NY 14214, 716-834-2579

9:00 – 10:00 am: Arrive, meet and greet. Coffee, tea and pastries provided

10:00 am – 11:25 am: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Buffalo Venture
Jack Quinan, Distinguished Service Professor, University at Buffalo

11:30 am – 12:30 pm: ARLIS/WNY Chapter Meeting

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm: Lunch buffet in Anderson Gallery

1:30 pm-1:45 pm: Travel to Darwin Martin House,125 Jewett Pkwy, Buffalo (offsite telephone: 716-856-3858)

2:00 – 3:15 pm: Tour of Martin House Complex and new Visitor Center

3:30—4:30 pm: Closing tea and cookies at The Lunch Box, Delaware Park, 84 Parkside Ave, Buffalo, 833-2182

ARLIS/WNY Spring 2009 Meeting: June 5 at Skidmore College

ARLIS/WNY Spring 2009 Meeting
Friday, June 5, 2009 at Skidmore College
Hosted by Yvette Cortes

Meeting Registration Form

9:00 – 9:45 am: Coffee and Registration

10:00 – 10:45 am: Business Meeting

11:00 -12:00: Culture Versus Design: The Architecture of Saratoga Springs
Presented by James Kettlewell, Skidmore Professor Emeritus of Art History, and author of Saratoga Springs: An Architectural History

12:00 – to 1:15 pm: Lunch in Murray-Aikins Dining Hall

1:30 – 2:30 pm: Yaddo: Yesterday and Today
Presented by Lesley Leduc, Public Affairs Coordinator, Yaddo

3:00 – 4:00 pm: Tour of the Tang Museum
Tour by Ginger Ertz, Museum Educator, Tang Museum