On February 21, 2016, Iggy Pop posed naked for four hours for a life drawing class at the New York Academy of Art, held by Turner Prize winning artist Jeremy Deller and led by artist/professor Michael Grimaldi. The results of that class — attended by 22 artists between 19 and 80 years old — will […]
Earlier this year, Iggy Pop was the guest model for a nude life drawing session at the New York Academy Of Art as part of a project conceived by Jeremy Deller. The drawings from that session, which were created by 21 artists, will be put on display in a new exhibition called Iggy Pop Life […]
This past winter, Iggy Pop posed nude for a drawing class at the New York Academy of Art–organized by the Brooklyn Museum and conceived by British artist Jeremy Deller. The Brooklyn Museum has now announced that those drawings, created by 21 artists, will go on display starting November 4, Dazed Digital reports. Show More Summary
Lupita Nyong’o and David Oyelowo pose for photographs together at the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences screening of Queen of Katwe at the Celeste Bartos Theater on Sunday (September 25) in New York City. The co-stars were joined by their director Mira Nair, among others. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Lupita [...]
Originally from Minsk, Belarus, Maya Brodsky studied here in the U.S. at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and the New York Academy of Art. Her paintings focus on interiors and figures. At times they seem direct portrayals of everyday scenes, at other times they can be somewhat haunting, as if something is slightly amiss, but […]
Like any innovator, Sydney Skybetter defies stereotyping. Trained at Interlochen Arts Academy and New York University's Tisch School of the Arts Skybetter could roughly be described as a choreographer, curator and consultant, catalyzing innovation inside organizations ranging fromThe National Ballet of Canada to The DeVos Institute / Bloomberg Philanthropies to [...]
Only a couple of U.S. fashion schools have staged runway shows during New York Fashion Week over the years, including Parsons and the Academy of Art University, while most hold shows in May around graduation time. Of course, New York Fashion Week is a much more visible platform, and... Continue reading
Despite having lost its New York home at Lighthouse International on East 59th St. last August, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is going ahead with its second annual... To view the full story, click the title link.
Ever since Les Arts Florissants brought its epoch-making production of Lully’s Atys to the Brooklyn Academy of Music in 1989, those in love with 17th and 18th century opera—especially the French genus–eagerly await every New York visit by the acclaimed early-music group. Show More Summary
Originally from Vitoria, Spain, Arantzazu Martinez moved to New York in search of 19th century style classical training. There she studied with Jacob Collins, both at the New York Academy of Figurative Art and the Water Street Atelier. Martinez frequently puts her classical training in service of the interpretation of fantastical literary subjects, both historic, […]
Naomi Watts keeps it cute and sophisticated while striking a pose at the New York Academy Of Art’s Tribeca Ball 2016 held on Monday (April 4) in New York City. The 47-year-old Divergent Series: Allegiant actress was joined by Rose McGowan, Brooke Shields and Tali Lennox-Fruchtmann at the event raising funds to support the Academy’s [...]
George Takei has slammed the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' response to a letter protesting two sketches shown during this year's Oscars that were considered derogatory to Asians. Speaking to the New York Times, Takei said of the Academy's "patronizing" statement, "It was a bland, corporate response." In a statement...
Sarah Jessica Parker looks totally chic and glamorous as she arrives at the 2016 Guild Hall Of East Hampton: Academy Of The Arts Lifetime Achievement Awards held at The Rainbow Room on Tuesday (March 8) in New York City. The 50-year-old actress was honored with the Performing Arts Award for her contributions and excellence in [...]
Today’s the press preview for the Met Breuer, but don’t worry about missing out — the Met’s tweeting from the preview. [ Twitter ] OK, why didn’t we get the invite to Jeremy Deller’s life drawing class at the New York Academy of Arts last week? Iggy Pop was the model. Show More Summary
What's so good? The legendary Iggy Pop posed as a nude model for an art class at the New York Academy of Art. The idea was originally conceived by artist Jeremy Deller, and saw 21 artists capture the icon in his completely naked form. Show More Summary
Musician Iggy Pop can now add Nude Art Model to his portfolio of greatness, as the godfather of punk was recently the subject of study for a group of artists at the New York Academy of Art. The provocative project titled, “Iggy Pop Life Class,” was conceived by British artist Jeremy Delle and the drawings... Show More Summary
Artists at a life drawing class at the New York Academy of Art were greeted by a naked Iggy Pop February 21st as the rocker was recruited by the Brooklyn Museum to serve as the class' nude model. Twenty-one artists, aged 19 to 80, participated in the "Iggy Pop Life Class"...
Phot by Elena Olivo/Brooklyn Museum On February 21, Iggy Pop served as the nude model in a life drawing class at the New York Academy of Art. The session was organized by the Brooklyn Museum and conceived by British artist Jeremy Deller. Show More Summary
Begins a NYT article titled "Program Aims to Keep Schools Diverse as New York Neighborhoods Gentrify." It continues:At the Academy of Arts and Letters, a small K-8 school in Brooklyn founded in 2006 to educate a community of “diverse...Show More Summary
Marion Cotillard strikes a pose while attending The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences screening of her latest film Macbeth held at NYIT Theatres on Tuesday (December 8) in New York City. That same evening, the 40-year-old actress was spotted making her way inside the Ed Sullivan Theatre to make an appearance on The [...]