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Watercolor for Arjomand Poster, New York City, 2019

Watercolor painting for a poster announcing Ramin Amir Arjomand’s upcoming 2019 November 7th concert at Columbia University’s Italian Academy.

The poster:

Arjomand2019 Poster 24x16in B Watercolor

The flyer: Arjomand2019 Flyer 8.5x11in B Watercolor

Julia Den Boer 2019 Poster, New York City, 2019

Poster design for Julia Den Boer’s upcoming concert at the Italian Academy.

Rime - Dante’s Workshop of the Heart, New York City, 2019

Poster design for the Global Dante Project of New York’s one-day conference happening at both lovely Italian houses of New York — the one near Columbia and the one near NYU. ¶ Directors: Maria Luisa Ardizzone · NYU & Teodolinda Barolini · Columbia University ¶ A One Day Conference · Friday · April 5 · 2019 ¶ Morning Session: Columbia (Italian Academy), 9 am–1 pm, 1161 Amsterdam Ave. (south of 118th St.) ¶ Afternoon Session: NYU, (Casa Italiana): 3 pm–6 pm, 24 West 12th Street (Greenwich Village) ¶ Presented By: New York University · Department of Italian Studies ¶ Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò · Medieval D Renaissance Center ¶ In Collaboration With: Columbia University · Department of Italian ¶ Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America.

Arciuli Migrations Poster, 2019

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 7pm the Italian Academy Presents:
EMANUELE ARCIULI
Solo piano.
Part of Carnegie Hall’s Migrations: The Making of America Festival

John Corigliano
Fantasy on an Ostinato

Nino Rota
8 Preludes

Chick Corea
Children’s Songs

Curtis Cacioppo
Armed and Dangerous

Missy Mazzoli
Isabelle Eberhardt Dreams of Pianos

Frederic Rzewski
Down by the Riverside & Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues

Free Admission
First-come, first-seated. Doors open at 6:30 PM
http://italianacademy.columbia.edu

In the Teatro of The Italian Academy, Columbia University
1161 Amsterdam Avenue (south of 118th Street) New York City

Resisting, Reclaiming, Reframing Poster, 2019

One version of a poster for the upcoming Resisting, Reclaiming, Reframing Indigenous Communities and Art Museum Collections 2019 March 8 event at the Italian Academy organized by Elizabeth Hutchinson (Barnard College, Columbia University) with the Italian Academy’s International Observatory for Cultural Heritage. Co-sponsored by Columbia’s Department of Art History and Archaeology, Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race, and University Seminar in Indigenous Studies.

Magdalena Baczewska Poster 2019, New York City, 2019

Another poster for one my favorite pianists, Magdalena Baczewska.

A recital of works by Bach, Busoni, Debussy, Chopin, Schumann & R.A. Arjomand ¶ Wednesday · February 27 2019 · 7 PM · In the Teatro of the Italian Academy at Columbia University ¶ 1161 Amsterdam Ave. (South of 118th St.) New York City ¶ Free Admission.

Here is the image used in the poster followed by some outtakes from the rehearsal shoot:

Magdalena Baczewska in the Teatro of the Italian Academy, 2019.
Magdalena Baczewska in the Teatro of the Italian Academy, 2019.
Magdalena Baczewska in the Teatro of the Italian Academy, 2019. Magdalena Baczewska in the Teatro of the Italian Academy, 2019. Magdalena Baczewska in the Teatro of the Italian Academy, 2019.

Julius Eastman Poster, New York City, 2019

The Italian Academy presents
MARCO FUSI · violin, viola d’amore
KUKURUZ QUARTET · pianos
Philip Bartels, Duri Collenberg, Simone Keller, Lukas Rickli
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2019 AT 7 PM
Julius Eastman · Gay Guerrilla (1979)
Marcel Zaes · Quartet No.10 for four electronic metronomes (2016)
John Cage · The ten thousand things (1953/56)
Salvatore Sciarrino · Fra sé (2009)
Giacinto Scelsi · Xnoybis I, II, III (1965)
Salvatore Sciarrino · Capriccio di una corda (2009)
ADMISSION IS FREE; FIRST COME FIRST SEATED.
The Italian Academy · Columbia University · 1161 Amsterdam Ave. (south of 118th St.) NYC
With kind support from the Consulate General of Switzerland in New York, and from Pro Helvetia – Swiss Arts Council. Photo of Julius Eastman by Donald W. Burkhardt.

See the full color sun-circle imagery on Dribbble.

Seth Parker Woods Poster

Seth Parker Woods 2018 poster image.

Poster for concert featuring cellist Seth Parker Woods at Columbia’s Italian Academy.

Dante Convivio

Dante Convivio 2018 poster image.

Poster for symposium on Dante’s philosophical treatise Convivio at Columbia and NYU.

Defend The Land

A native American facing the threat at Bears Ears.

Poster for Bears Ears dedicated to the Public Domain.

Download a high-resolution version for printing at Archive.org.

Face Poster, New York City, November 2017

New poster for composer Pierluigi Billone and Talea Ensemble’s concert at the Italian Academy.

Taka Kigawa Poster

Taka Kigawa poster.

Poster for pianist Taka Kigawa’s upcoming concert at the Italian Academy on 25 October 2017.

Taka Kigawa 2017 Poster, New York City, September 2017

New poster for pianist Taka Kigawa’s upcoming concert at the Italian Academy on 25 October 2017.

Casa Spectrum, New York City, August 2017

New poster for the Italian Academy.

Poster for the Talea Ensemble

Talea Ensemble poster.