Storm Ascher and Erika Verhagen just named recipients of the 2018 SVA Alumni Society Scholarship Award
VCS seniors Storm Ascher and Erika Verhagen were just named recipients of the 2018 Alumni Scholarship Award, along with 64 other students from SVA’s undergraduate programs. The award provides students who are in their last year at SVA with funds to help cover expenses for their final projects (for more information including application guidelines, see […]
Volume 24, Issue 1 of SVA’s student-run magazine Visual Opinion includes contributions from several current VCS students, so I thought I’d share some scans in today’s post. Copies of the magazine are available now around campus, so be sure to pick one up.
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 […]
A botanical photograph from VCS alumna Olena Shmahalo’s page on SVA Portfolios was selected to be the image of the day in this morning’s SVA Today newsletter, so I thought I’d post it here along with a link to Olena’s portfolio.
This Thursday, September 14th at 6 pm – the opening reception for Paisley, curated by Peter Hristoff
The opening reception for Paisley will take place tomorrow night from 6 to 8 pm in the Flatiron Project Space at 133/141 West 21st Street. It’s free and open to the public, and we hope to see you there.
Images from Jonathas Nazareth’s upcoming exhibition Land, opening August 3rd in the Flatiron Project Space
In advance of his upcoming solo exhibition Land, VCS alumnus Jonathas Nazareth has sent us images of four of the paintings that will be on display. Here they are, followed by the exhibition announcement. Land will open in the Flatiron Project Space this Thursday, August 3rd, with a reception and artist’s talk scheduled for Tuesday […]
In addition to serving as chair of the Visual & Critical Studies and Art History Departments at SVA, Tom Huhn is also the coordinator for the school’s Honors Program, an interdisciplinary undergraduate program open to incoming freshmen in Advertising, Animation, Cartooning, Computer Art, Design, Film, Fine Arts, Illustration, and Photography and Video. The Honors Program […]
Here’s the second half of our two-part series featuring student works from Amy Wilson’s spring 2017 session of Drawing II (FID-1135). The images below are taken from the narrative project, in which each student was instructed to interview someone and create ten drawings based on that person’s life story. As with the alphabet project that […]
The next two posts feature images of student works from Amy Wilson’s spring 2017 session of Drawing II (FID-1135), the second half a first-year foundation course that explores “drawing as an act of producing independent works of art and as a preparatory process in organizing a finished work.” The pieces were created in response to […]