A piece by Amy Wilson featured on Politico and Blue Jersey this morning

A piece by Amy Wilson featured on Politico and Blue Jersey this morning

This morning, a tweet that faculty member Amy Wilson wrote late yesterday was picked up by Politico’s New Jersey Playbook and Blue Jersey’s daily News Roundup and Open Thread. Amy’s tweet features a fiber art piece (and wearable hat) that she made in anticipation of tomorrow’s mayoral election in Jersey City. Amy was inspired by […]

Kara Rooney on artists’ journals in Visual Arts Journal / SVA Features

Posted by on Oct 27, 2017 in Faculty, Faculty Writings, Profiles | No Comments
Kara Rooney on artists’ journals in Visual Arts Journal / SVA Features

  VCS faculty member Kara Rooney was recently interviewed for an article by Caitlin Dover in the Fall 2017 issue of Visual Arts Journal that was just republished on the SVA Features site. The article features interviews with several artists about their use of journals and sketchbooks in their studio practices. Here’s an excerpt with […]

Jeremy Sigler in two upcoming poetry events, this Wednesday, October 25th at Spoonbill Studio, and Wednesday, November 8th at Apexart

Posted by on Oct 23, 2017 in Events, Faculty, Faculty Writings, Poetry | No Comments
Jeremy Sigler in two upcoming poetry events, this Wednesday, October 25th at Spoonbill Studio, and Wednesday, November 8th at Apexart

Here’s an announcement from poet and VCS faculty member Jeremy Sigler about two upcoming events he’ll be participating in over the next couple weeks: Dear friends and colleagues, I will be reading in two upcoming poetry events: •  with Albert Mobilio at Spoonbill & Sugartown’s Bushwick store on Montrose this Wednesday, Oct. 25th, at 7pm. […]

This Saturday, September 17th – Jeremy Sigler in a panel discussion at the Brooklyn Book Festival with poets Eileen Myles and Ashleigh Young

This Saturday, September 17th – Jeremy Sigler in a panel discussion at the Brooklyn Book Festival with poets Eileen Myles and Ashleigh Young

Here’s an announcement we received earlier today from VCS faculty member Jeremy Sigler, about a panel discussion at the Brooklyn Book Festival that he’ll be participating in this Saturday: Dear Friends, I will be taking part in the Brooklyn Book Festival this year, in a panel discussion with fellow poets Eileen Myles and Ashleigh Young. […]

“Eli Broad’s Selfie Dome,” a recent museum review by Jeremy Sigler in Tablet Magazine

Posted by on Apr 10, 2017 in Faculty Writings | No Comments
“Eli Broad’s Selfie Dome,” a recent museum review by Jeremy Sigler in Tablet Magazine

Today’s post features an essay by VCS faculty member Jeremy Sigler that was published recently in the print edition of Tablet Magazine, and is now available to read on their website. Titled “Eli Broad’s Selfie Dome,” the piece is a critical evaluation of The Broad, a new (2015) contemporary art museum in Los Angeles that […]

Introducing “Symbols in Arts, Religion and Culture: The Soul of Nature,” a new book by Farrin Chwalkowski

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Introducing “Symbols in Arts, Religion and Culture: The Soul of Nature,” a new book by Farrin Chwalkowski

Today’s post introduces Symbols in Arts, Religion and Culture: The Soul of Nature, a new book by architect, designer, and VCS faculty member Farrin Chwalkowski that was published early last month by Cambridge Scholars Press. The following description from the publisher’s website presents a brief description of the book, and you can find a substantial […]

Tom Huhn quoted in a recent New Yorker article on art, protest, and the Trump administration

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in Activism, Faculty Writings | No Comments
Tom Huhn quoted in a recent New Yorker article on art, protest, and the Trump administration

VCS Department Chair Tom Huhn was quoted in Emily Eakin’s new essay “What Can Artists Accomplish by Saying No to Trump?”, which was published in The New Yorker on Friday. You can find the piece at this link.                                       via The New Yorker

Lynn Gamwell in a recent workshop on Latin American Art at the Getty Research Institute

Posted by on Nov 21, 2016 in Faculty, Faculty Writings | No Comments
Lynn Gamwell in a recent workshop on Latin American Art at the Getty Research Institute

Writer and VCS faculty member Lynn Gamwell just sent us the following information about her recent involvement with an ongoing project at the Getty Research Institute: In October 2016 Lynn Gamwell participated in a workshop on Latin American Art at the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles. The workshop centered on art from the Patricia […]

“The Met as a Mirror,” a retrospective post by Peter Hristoff on his residency at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Posted by on Jul 8, 2016 in Faculty, Faculty Writings, Residencies | No Comments
“The Met as a Mirror,” a retrospective post by Peter Hristoff on his residency at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Peter Hristoff’s tenure as Artist in Residence at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is nearing its end, and he has written a final essay for the museum’s website that looks back at his time there. In addition to covering some of the projects he was involved with over the last few months and his engagement […]

This Tuesday, April 12th at 7 pm – Kara Rooney in “Bad Girls and Brooklynites: The Review Panel” at the Brooklyn Public Library

Tomorrow (Tuesday the 12th) at 7 pm, VCS faculty member Kara Rooney will take part in “Bad Girls and Brooklynites: The Review Panel” at the Brooklyn Public Library’s Dweck Cultural Center. Here’s a little about the event from a recent listing on artcritical.com: Three Brooklyn-based critics join David Cohen at the podium April 12 for […]

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