Amy Wilson talks about DIY masks on The Brian Lehrer Show – listen here

Posted by on Apr 2, 2020 in Faculty, Other | No Comments
Amy Wilson talks about DIY masks on The Brian Lehrer Show – listen here

Earlier today, VCS faculty member Amy Wilson appeared alongside science journalist Roxanne Khamsi in a half-hour segment on WNYC’s The Brian Lehrer Show about the growing “masks for all” movement in the US. Amy was there to talk about her ongoing project of making masks and providing patterns to people who want to create their […]

A call from Quanta Magazine for a multimedia intern for the spring 2018 semester

Posted by on Dec 4, 2017 in Internships, VCS Alumni | No Comments
A call from Quanta Magazine for a multimedia intern for the spring 2018 semester

VCS alumna Olena Shmahalo just sent us the following message about a paid internship opportunity for the spring 2018 semester. She thought that a student from VCS with the right skill set might be interested in applying: I’m working as art director at Quanta Magazine and we’re currently looking for a multimedia intern for the […]

Opening this week: Absolute Event, a video installation by Liz Magic Laser

For the last couple months, VCS student Rachel Zaretsky has been working as a research assistant for artist and SVA faculty member Liz Magic Laser, helping with the development of a new work that will be on display for the rest of this month at Paula Cooper Gallery. The show launches this Thursday the 14th, […]

A post from Berny Tan on her internship at The Drawing Center

Today’s post presents a contribution from VCS student Berny Tan, in which she talks about her ongoing internship with The Drawing Center in New York. Berny’s text is illustrated with a few photos she took to accompany pieces that she’s written for The Drawing Center’s Tumblr (clicking on each image will take you to the […]

An internship opportunity in Chelsea

Posted by on Sep 30, 2013 in Internships, VCS Alumni | No Comments

VCS alumna Luiza Cardenuo has e-mailed me about an internship opportunity at Elga Wimmer PCC gallery in Chelsea, where she’s working right now. Here’s the listing and contact information: Contemporary art gallery in Chelsea, NY is looking for interns to assist with gallery chores, and curatorial venues. The intern will get to know artists the […]

A call for volunteers to perform in an upcoming exhibition at Lisa Cooley gallery

I’ve just received a message from VCS student Rivers Plasketes about a call for volunteers to perform in an upcoming show at a Lisa Cooley gallery, where he’s working as an intern this summer. Here’s what he had to say: I’m interning at Lisa Cooley in LES right now and we have a group show […]

Sofia Klapischak interns with Teen Vogue and the Visual Arts Gallery

Today’s post is the first in a series of articles about VCS student internships, expanding on the introductory piece I posted on October 11th. As I mentioned then, I’m planning to follow up with as many of the students as I can, so that I can write about their experiences in more detail. Today, I’ll […]

Internships and the VCS program

Today’s post is the first in a series that will focus on VCS student internships. During their time at SVA, many of the students in the VCS program widen their practical experience of the art world by seeking internships that relate to their personal and academic interests. The range of internships they’ve secured has been […]

Alejandra Torres’ internship at The Studio Museum in Harlem

VCS senior Alejandra Torres recently started a new internship at The Studio Museum in Harlem. The Museum’s internship program is designed to give students exposure to what daily life is like in a museum office environment. As part of this, participants get trained in some of the basics of professional arts administration. In addition to […]

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