Catching up with Andrea Garcia Vasquez

Catching up with Andrea Garcia Vasquez

Today’s post presents an update on 2014 VCS alumna Andrea Garcia Vasquez. After graduating from the program in 2014, Andrea went on to a five-month VCS-sponsored residency at the Leipzig International Art Program, which began in January 2015. Andrea sent us a few comments on what she’s been up to since the residency, along with […]

Information about the 2017 London Summer Intensive residency at Camden Arts Centre & the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL

Posted by on Dec 9, 2016 in Residencies | No Comments
Information about the 2017 London Summer Intensive residency at Camden Arts Centre & the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL

– The London Summer Intensive 2017 An artists’ residency programme led by Camden Arts Centre & the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL 31 July – 27 August 2017 – Application deadline: 1 March 2017 Earlybird deadline: 4 January 2017 (accepted applicants receive 5% off fees)   The London Summer Intensive is a four-week residency for artists offered […]

Santiago Chavez and Julia Stoddard awarded the 2016 Leipzig Residency

Santiago Chavez and Julia Stoddard awarded the 2016 Leipzig Residency

At the end of each academic year, the Visual & Critical Studies Program awards a six-month residency at the Leipzig International Art Programme (LIA) to a recent graduate. Earlier this summer, the department awarded LIA two residencies for next year, scheduled to begin in January and July of 2017. The application process was very competitive […]

“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 […]

An interview with Peter Hristoff in the Spring 2016 Visual Arts Journal

Posted by on May 5, 2016 in Faculty, Interviews, Profiles, Residencies | No Comments
An interview with Peter Hristoff in the Spring 2016 Visual Arts Journal

The new issue of SVA’s Visual Arts Journal includes an interview with faculty member Peter Hristoff conducted by VCS alumna Danielle Whalen. In addition to Peter’s current residency at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the piece presents background on his life and career, and discusses other projects that he’s been involved with in recent years. […]

Room still available in SVA’s Bio Art Summer Residency program

Posted by on Apr 14, 2016 in Art education, Other, Residencies | No Comments
Room still available in SVA’s Bio Art Summer Residency program

There are still several spots still available in this summer’s Bio Art Residency at SVA, which will be led by BFA Fine Arts Department Chair Suzanne Anker and marine biologist Joseph DeGiorgis. Here’s more about the program from Suzanne Anker’s website; you can also find images of works from past residency alumni at bioart.sva.edu, and […]

Peter Hristoff to lead a two-day drawing marathon at the Met Museum, coming up on May 6th and 7th

Posted by on Feb 25, 2016 in Events, Faculty, Residencies | No Comments
Peter Hristoff to lead a two-day drawing marathon at the Met Museum, coming up on May 6th and 7th

On May 6th and 7th, VCS faculty member Peter Hristoff will lead a two-day drawing marathon at the Metropolitan Museum of Art as part of his ongoing residency there. Here is more information about it from the museum’s website: Peter Hristoff, Artist in Residence, Education Department and Department of Islamic Art, MMA Ruth and Harold […]

Tonight at 6:30 pm: Peter Hristoff presents a gallery talk at The Metropolitan Museum of Art as part of the MetFridays “Artists on Artworks” series

This evening at 6:30 pm, VCS faculty member Peter Hristoff will give a gallery presentation as part of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s MetFridays: Artists on Artworks series. Here’s more about the event from observer.com: Artist Peter Hristoff, who is currently in-residence at the Met, takes visitors on a tour of his favorite works in […]

Conner Calhoun awarded the Artspace Regional Emerging Artist Residency for January 2016

Posted by on Nov 28, 2015 in Alumni News, Residencies, VCS Alumni | No Comments

2015 VCS alumnus Conner Calhoun was just awarded the Regional Emerging Artist Residency at Artspace, a non-profit visual arts center located in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Artspace website describes the residency: Since 2000, the Artspace Regional Emerging Artist Residency has provided 39 emerging visual artists with time and space to explore their work in a supportive […]

A new post by Peter Hristoff on the Met Museum’s blog

Posted by on Oct 26, 2015 in Faculty, Faculty Writings, Residencies | No Comments
A new post by Peter Hristoff on the Met Museum’s blog

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Now at the Met blog has just published a new post by artist and VCS faculty member Peter Hristoff, who recently began a 15-month residency at the museum. To check it out, click on this link or the screenshot below.  

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