Our Campus, Our Canvas"Northeastern’s campus is a canvas for visual expression that, like the university, is innovative, dynamic, entrepreneurial, and above all, engaged with the world." —Joseph E. Aoun, President
October 15 – November 30
August 25 – November 30
Gallery 360, Ell Concourse
The Multiverse of Identity
September 16 – December 14
Gallery 360, Ell Concourse
Northeastern’s Public Art Initiative is a platform for artists from our community and around the world to showcase the university’s creative energy.
Gallery 360 hosts 20-plus exhibits each year. // Hours: Monday through Friday, 11am -7pm, Saturday and Sunday, 12-5pm. Gallery 360 is free and open to the public.
Northeastern faculty and students push their creative boundaries every day, through large-scale public art works, exhibits in Gallery 360, interactive installations, pop-up exhibits, and more.
Northeastern’s Center for the Arts, based in the College of Arts, Media and Design, makes creative expression an integral part of the Northeastern experience.
The College of Arts, Media and Design is Northeastern’s hub for creativity and entrepreneurship in design, communication, and the arts. The college is grounded in the core disciplines of architecture, art + design, communication studies, game design, journalism, media and screen studies, music, and theatre.
Northeastern Revs Up Public Art Initiative (via bostonmagazine.com)
From elevators to underground tunnels, ‘we want art to be everywhere,’ says Northeastern President Joseph Aoun.
Northeastern is turning its campus into a canvas (via boston.com)
Edgar Allen Poe and John Lee Hooker recently showed up on Northeastern University’s campus. No, they’re not back from the dead. The pair was reincarnated by stencil graffiti artist Jef Aérosol—the pseudonym of Jean-François Perroy. He’s been painting murals all over Northeastern this week as part of President Joseph Aoun’s public art initiative. Northeastern is turning its campus into a canvas.
LA artist 'El Mac' brings mural to Northeastern campus (via The Boston Globe)
As he craned his neck at the four-story mural taking shape above the Northeastern University quad this week, Bob Grueter said he had no question about who was responsible for it. Los Angeles-based graffiti artist Miles “El Mac” MacGregor has taken his work to Boston for the first time, much to the delight of those who recognize his distinctive style.
Northeastern's Quad Will Become a Massive, Interactive Video Game Today (via bostinno)
Northeastern University's Krentzman Quad will be transformed into a massive video game on Tuesday and Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. as part of the school's graduation festivities.
Northeastern becomes an arcade this week (via CNBC)
To celebrate graduation, Boston's Krentzman Quad will become an interactive arcade between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. The project is part of a partnership with Denver-based OhHeckYeah, which brings digital gaming into communities.
Boston Globe: Cate McQuaid reviews Sophia Ainslie’s show ‘Inside Out’
A Boston Globe review of CAMD lecturer, Sophia Ainslies' show "Inside Out" at the Kingston Gallery in Boston.
Denise Markonish on Tom Phillips
4 PM – 6 PM
Hugs, The Russel J. Call Children’s Center annual art show and exhibit reception
10:00 - 11:30 AM
Food for Thought: A Faculty Lunchtime Colloquium
12 - 1 PM
217 Ryder Hall