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Library Book Returned 33 Years Later

When teachers returned to a Michigan school after summer vacation, they found a surprising package and a visual reminder of the positive impact they have. The Academy of the Sacred Heart, a Catholic school in the Detroit suburb of Bloomfield...Show More Summary

A New Addition to Grand Center

Recently, The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts and the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts launched their collaborative design-build competition called PXSTL that has challenged artists and designers to transform an empty lot in Grand Center. Show More Summary

Maddie McGarvey

12 months agoArts / Photography : Verve Photo

From story about Lyme Disease, Vermont 2013 Maddie McGarvey (b. 1990, United States) graduated from Ohio University’s School of Visual Communication with a degree in photojournalism in 2012. Maddie has interned for the San Francisco Chronicle and is currently a staff photographer at the Burlington Free Press in Vermont. She was the recipient of the […]

The “Internet of School Things” comes to the UK to teach kids the power of data

last yearTechnology : GigaOM

The $1.25 million program, with participants including Intel and Xively, will use sensors and data visualizations to train pupils in the use of emerging technologies and bring other subjects to life.

School of Visual Arts exhibition considers the Symbolist revival in Contemporary painting

last yearArts : Artdaily

The School of Visual Arts presents ?The Pond, the Mirror, the Kaleidoscope,? an exhibition of emerging and established painters who graduated from SVA and are working in the Symbolist tradition. These ?neo-Symbolists? make mythologcal...Show More Summary

School of Visual Arts Continuing Education Fall 2013 Information Sessions

last yearArts : Hyperallergic

The School of Visual Arts Continuing Education information sessions provide you with the chance to spend an evening with some of New York City’s top creative talent - their faculty. Learn about SVA’s courses, get the inside scoop onShow More Summary

Finish for iPhone 2.0 introduces Kiip integration, more notifications, task times, and more

Finish, the Apple Design Award-winning task management app created by a duo of high school students received a substantial upgrade to version 2.0 today. The new version brings many visual tweaks and bug fixes throughout the app, but the biggest changes are the addition of several new, highly-requested features. The first new feature is the […]

Summer Camp – Fresh

It’s high time that Summer Camp‘s delightful comeback single “Fresh” got a video. Today the Chic-inspired, 80s high school dance jam got the visual treatment it deserves, replete with bright colors, backwards singing and plenty of flower eating. Now excuse us while we go take our azaleas out of the fridge, and watch the video [...]

Karen Miranda Rivadeneira

Matilde and I. Vinchoa, El Bolivar, Ecuador 2012 Karen Miranda Rivadeneira (b.1983, United States) graduated from the School of Visual Arts before beginning her journey in photography. She has participated in numerous residencies such as Fondazione Ratti’s in Como, Italy, The Wurlitzer foundation in New Mexico and Pour L’Image in Niort, France and Lightwork in […]

The Grammar Of Pictures

Martin Scorsese underscores the importance of visual literacy: We’re face to face with images all the time in a way that we never have been before. And that’s why I believe we need to stress visual literacy in our schools. Young people need to understand that not all images are there to be consumed like […]

Photographer Puts Creative Spin on Crayola Colors

Forget your classic Crayola 64 pack from elementary school and ogle over these new expressions of color. Daniel Seung Lee is the photographer behind Crayola Theory. The project is a visual translation of Crayola's crayon titles, using physical objects to match each color's hex code. Show More Summary

If My Heart Had Wings: The Kotaku Review

Winner of several visual novel game awards, If My Heart Had Wings is a romance title centering around a high school glider club known as the “Soaring Club.” It is a touching story about loss, love, and passion that grips you right by the soul from beginning to end. Read more...

Harvard Expert in Glaucoma Douglas Rhee, MD, Named Chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case Medical Center

After an extensive national search, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case Medical Center have named Douglas Rhee, MD, an accomplished glaucoma specialist, eye surgeon and researcher, chair of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences.

AMOA-Arthouse is Now The Contemporary Austin, a new international art museum

last yearArts : Artdaily

Louis Grachos, the Ernest and Sarah Butler Executive Director of Austin's historic visual arts institution, AMOA-Arthouse, announced today that this century-old museum and art school is being transformed into a new entity, The Contemporary Austin, with a distinctive vision and mission. Show More Summary

Cover designs for books that don't exist (but should)

last yearGenres / Sci Fi : io9

As part of his Masters of Branding study at the School of Visual Arts, Tyler Adam Smith is creating 100 covers for books that should be written, from goofy snarks at popular authors to imagined sequels to beloved books. Read more...

Stealth Wear: Fashion That Keeps You Off the Radar

The words "stealth wear" have us thinking of James Bond, undercover spies and other people who don't want to be found. But it could become a fashion trend for the masses One designer, Adam Harvey from the School of Visual Arts, has started designing products that make you invisible to technology. Show More Summary

Memory Games of Artist-Reporters

Before reproducing photographs became efficient and practical, newspapers relied on artists to make visual reports, and this job tested their memory. Many of the painters who later became part of the Ashcan School, such as John Sloan...Show More Summary

Develop Your Leadership Skills and Understand Global Arts Management Practices

last yearArts : Hyperallergic

The new International Leadership Program in Visual Arts Management – ILPVAM is an advanced executive certificate program offered by three leading institutions: NYU, Deusto Business School (University of Deusto, Spain), and the Guggenheim...Show More Summary

Boosting A Child's Vocabulary By Using Non-Verbal Clues About Words

The clues that parents give toddlers about words can make a big difference in how deep their vocabularies are when they enter school, new research at the University of Chicago shows. By using words to reference objects in the visual environment, parents can help young children learn new words, according to the research. Show More Summary

End of Year Party and Silent Auction at SVA in New York City on 7/10/2013

I recently received an invitation to and was encouraged to spread the word about the End of Year Party and Silent Auction being held on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at the School of Visual Arts in New York City to celebrate the completion of the MPS Digital Photography department’s 2013 Summer Session. The silent auction will help [...]

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