It is the folly of the young to think their own generation was the first to come up with something, but I'd like to argue that 80s kids were the first Americans to receive "meditation training" in grade school. Read more...
Neal McCluskey While almost certainly not intended to do this, yesterday the Council of Chief State School Officers – one of the creators of the Common Core – held a revelatory panel discussion with four state superintendents. Revelatory,...Show More Summary
SOME but not all NYC SELECTED SHOWS TO SEE / April 22, 2014 / Listed south to north. Compiled by artist Andrew Ginzel for his students at the School of Visual Arts. Note: Images have been selected by Two Coats of Paint. Annie Lapin in...Show More Summary
Melody writes, "We're grad students in the MFA Interaction Design program at the School of Visual Arts in NYC. We launched a Kickstarter project called Maker's Alphabet.
"What is that?" -- or a polite nod -- are common reactions when I explain that over the past eight months I've been working toward my Master's in Branding at the School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York City. I get it; the word "branding" has become business jargon. Show More Summary
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SOME but not all NYC SELECTED SHOWS TO SEE / March 20, 2014 / Listed south to north. Compiled by artist Andrew Ginzel for his students at the School of Visual Arts. Note: Images have been selected by Two Coats of Paint. Rochelle Feinstein @ On Stellar Rays Click for full story / links
Columnist Jacquelyn Gleisner speaks with artist Caroline Woolard about her collaborative project BFAMFAPhD.com that "visualizes the number of students graduating with creative degrees, generates dialog about our collective power, and elicits proposals for organizing efforts.”
Photo by Shohei Miyachi There is no way to write this article without it reading like a blowjob for the photography department at New York’s School of Visual Arts. But maybe the program deserves a little attention—since it awards over a hundred BFAs in photography each year, some of the students are bound to be really good by sheer odds. Show More Summary
A panel featuring three of this year’s PDN’s 30 photographers discussed strategies for building a successful career and offered a wealth of useful tips to an audience of students and industry professionals at the School of Visual Arts theater in New York last evening. Show More Summary
Telli of Ninjasonik and producer Slimmy Neutron (aka Traptain Morgan) drop the first visual from their upcoming collaborative project as Fame School, Level Up. Look for Level Up to drop next month. Previously: Mack Wilds ft. Telli – Henny (Remix)
The School of Visual Arts at the College of Fine Arts at Boston University presents Leonard Nimoy: Secret Selves, the Star Trek actor?s photographic series exploring the inner yearnings and fantasies that we all share, on view at the Sherman Gallery at Boston University ? March 20 ? May 9. Show More Summary
SOME but not all NYC SELECTED SHOWS TO SEE / March 20, 2014 / Listed south to north. Compiled by artist Andrew Ginzel for his students at the School of Visual Arts. Note: Images have been selected by Two Coats of Paint. Joanne Greenbaum @ Uffner Click for full story / links
It was the great design scholar Ferris Bueller who once said, “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” The School of Visual Arts is heeding the need for speed and the importance of looking around with a one-year MA in design research, writing, and criticism. Show More Summary
Teaching independence to adolescents with autism can provide a crucial boost to their chances for success after high school, researchers has demonstrated. According to the researchers, independence is the biggest indicator of which students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are likely to live on their own, have a job, and participate in their communities after high school.
Researchers at UNC's Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute (FPG) and UNC's School of Education report that teaching independence to adolescents with autism can provide a crucial boost to their chances for success after high school. read more
12-27 Apr Every day during the school holidays the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) is running Contemporary Kids: Visual Vibrations – it’s a drop-in family...
A team of scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis (WUSTL) and the University of Arizona (UA) in Tucson led by Samuel Achilefu have created a pair of high-tech glasses that help surgeons visualize cancer cells...Show More Summary
Vimeo This is my final project from Vancouver Film School's 3D animation program. With Malaise I wanted to do a project that was both visually exciting and a demonstration of my abilities as an animator. The look of the piece was influenced by an array of old sci-fi classics ranging...
Porto is an undiscovered gem for designers everywhere: an astonishingly affordable, visually extraordinary European oasis right on the coast of Portugal, where typography reigns supreme. It's also a summer destination for two weeks of intense study with Hamish Muir, Andrew Howard and Jessica Helfand.