A call for submissions to The Heritage Project, a three-day fundraiser for NYC-based ACLU-affiliated Immigration Law Services, April 7th-9th

A call for submissions to The Heritage Project, a three-day fundraiser for NYC-based ACLU-affiliated Immigration Law Services, April 7th-9th

Today we’ve got a call for submissions from VCS student Brittney Najar for an upcoming benefit exhibition she’s involved with. Here’s the information she sent us: The Student Coalition For Progressive Action has organized a benefit show called The Heritage Project; a three-day fundraiser for NYC-based ACLU-affiliated Immigration Law Services focused on student-led activism and cultural […]

This Wednesday at 6:30 pm – Erasure by Exclusion: How Art Schools and Institutions Uphold White Supremacy

This Wednesday at 6:30 pm – Erasure by Exclusion: How Art Schools and Institutions Uphold White Supremacy

Wednesday, March 29, 6:30 PM – SVA Theatre, 333 West 21st Street, New York, NY 10011: The art world is a microcosm of the society we live in. It should come as no surprise then, that structural racism and capitalism permeates how we look at art, it informs the work that gets prioritized as important […]

Tonight: a screening of Mixed Feelings by Guy Davidi, part of SR Socially Relevant (TM) Film Festival New York

Posted by on Mar 17, 2017 in Events, Film and Video, Screenings | No Comments
Tonight: a screening of Mixed Feelings by Guy Davidi, part of SR Socially Relevant (TM) Film Festival New York

VCS faculty member Meir Gal sent us an announcement of tonight’s screening of the film Mixed Feelings by his colleague Guy Davidi at Cinepolis Chelsea (260 West 23rd Street). The film is part of SR Socially Relevant (TM) Film Festival New York. Here’s some information from the film’s Facebook page: Amir Orian had everything an […]

This weekend: Rubber Factory Posters Pop-Up at 33 Orchard Street

Posted by on Mar 14, 2017 in Alumni News, Events, VCS Alumni | No Comments
This weekend: Rubber Factory Posters Pop-Up at 33 Orchard Street

VCS alumnus Romke Hoogwaerts (founder of Mossless) and Mike Tan of Rubber Factory have teamed up to launch the curated poster project Rubber Factory Posters, which will hold its first pop-up event this weekend at 33rd Orchard Street in the Lower East Side. Here’s more about the event from its flyer and Facebook page: – […]

Announcing the VCS events in SVA Talent Shows, coming up in April

Announcing the VCS events in SVA Talent Shows, coming up in April

SVA’s External Relations office has announced this year’s SVA Talent Shows, a “series of exhibitions, presentations, open studios, portfolio reviews and screenings showcasing the next generation of artists and creative professionals.” This year, VCS will be participating with the following events: – April 26 – May 15 BFA Visual and Critical Studies Senior Show Flatiron […]

A reception for the 2017 HOPE Art Competition and Exhibition, this Friday, February 17th at 5:30 pm

Posted by on Feb 16, 2017 in Events, Exhibitions, Faculty | No Comments

This Friday at 5:30 pm, the SVA Flatiron Gallery will host the opening reception for “Expressing Your Unique Identity,” this year’s HOPE Art Competition exhibition. During the reception, Tom Huhn’s selections for the 2017 first-, second-, and third-place winners will be announced.  Here’s more about the exhibition from the SVA calendar: – HOPE Art Competition and […]

VCS alumnus Taylor Baker’s “Systems” in the Flatiron Project Space, opening this Thursday, February 16th at 6 pm

VCS alumnus Taylor Baker’s “Systems” in the Flatiron Project Space, opening this Thursday, February 16th at 6 pm

Taylor Baker: Systems February 16 – March 15, 2017 Reception: Thursday, February 16, 6:00 – 8:00 PM SVA Flatiron Project Space  133/141 West 21 Street, New York The Department of Visual & Critical Studies and the Flatiron Project Space are pleased to announce a solo exhibition of recent works by Taylor Baker (SVA in Rome 2014, BFA […]

A call for proposals for “We Love Decay,” the upcoming inaugural edition of a new VCS-sponsored performance series

A call for proposals for “We Love Decay,” the upcoming inaugural edition of a new VCS-sponsored performance series

The BFA Visual & Critical Studies department is seeking proposals for the inaugural edition of a new performance series to be housed in the Flatiron Project Space. The 2017 edition of the series will run from April 18th through the 22nd. The goal of the series is to promote non-object based work and short-term, ephemeral […]

This Thursday, February 2nd from 6:30 to 9:30 pm: a reception for “Say Her Name: Being Here and Now,” curated by Anastasia Warren

Posted by on Feb 2, 2017 in Events, Exhibitions, VCS Students | No Comments
This Thursday, February 2nd from 6:30 to 9:30 pm: a reception for “Say Her Name: Being Here and Now,” curated by Anastasia Warren

A new group exhibition curated by VCS junior Anastasia Warren just opened in SVA’s Photography department on the 5th floor at 214 East 21st Street, and will be on display through February 10th. Titled “Say Her Name: Being Here and Now,” the show is a follow-up to another project that Warren exhibited last February. “Say […]

Kara Rooney in Politicizing Space, opening February 1st at Anya and Andrew Shiva Gallery, with a reception from 5:30 to 7:30 pm

Posted by on Feb 1, 2017 in Events, Exhibitions, Faculty | No Comments
Kara Rooney in Politicizing Space, opening February 1st at Anya and Andrew Shiva Gallery, with a reception from 5:30 to 7:30 pm

– Artist and VCS facullty member Kara Rooney will have work on display in the group exhibition Politicizing Space, which opens tomorrow (February 1st) in The Anya and Andrew Shiva Gallery at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. The opening reception is scheduled for 5:30 to 7: 30 pm. Here’s the show’s press release: — […]

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