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How David Fincher Turned Pulpy 'Gone Girl' Into A Work Of Art

"Gone Girl" probably shouldn't win an Oscar for Best Picture, though it's already getting buzz. It's just a little too ridiculous and trashy for Academy voters. But David Fincher's new movie, which debuted last week at the New York Film Festival, is clearly the work of the auteur and in many ways represents the culmination of his past works. Show More Summary

Rejuvenate your Creativity with the National Academy School’s Summer Classes & Workshops

4 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

Rejuvenate your creativity this summer by studying art in the heart of New York City’s Museum Mile. Located steps away from Central Park, the Guggenheim, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the National Academy School is a powerful launching point for energizing your artistic journey.

Is College the Right Path for Everyone?

Growing up in Texas in the 80s, I can recall all of my high school friends looking at the best Texas colleges to attend while I instead chose an arts academy in New York because I had a goal to be a performer. Almost thirty years later, I watch my friends dealing with these issues with their own high school kids, and I don't envy them one bit. Show More Summary

Classic Macau Exhibition

I’m excited to be part of a group exhibition, Classic Macau, which opens Friday at the New York Academy of Art. Last December the Macau Government Tourist Office invited 10 U.S.-based artists including photographers, painters, illustrators and videographers to spend several days in Macau, China to capture their impressions of this unique destination. Show More Summary

We’re always delighted by awesome new examples of latte...

We’re always delighted by awesome new examples of latte art. With the Academy Awards just about to happen, New York City-based coffee artist Michael Breach has been creating latte portraits for some of the Best Picture nominees. Here...Show More Summary

The Piece of Plastic the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Doesn’t Want You to See

I live in New York, but I decided to spend a couple of weeks in L.A. this winter in order to escape the cold and snow. When I realized my trip would overlap with the Oscars, I started looking into getting a press pass to the ceremony. Show More Summary

Reconsidering the Big Picture

8 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

I walked into the exhibition space at the New York Academy of Art recently and was blown away. The current exhibition The Big Picture presents a surprising and considered look at an alternate kind of large-scale painting. Five figurative artists involved with the institution in some way present monumental canvases based at least partly on the human figure.

Zhang Hong Nian

I drew this portrait of my friend Zhang Hong Nian at his home in Woodstock, New York. Hong Nian grew up in China, studying academic realism at the Central Art Academy in Beijing. After the Cultural Revolution, he was sent for four years to a forced labor camp, where he was not allowed to create art. Show More Summary

Bruce Paisner Re-Elected President & CEO International Television Academy

NEW YORK, November 25, 2013 – The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced today that the Board of Directors re-elected its President & CEO, Bruce Paisner, for a two year term. Paisner has been at the helm of The International Academy since January 2004. Show More Summary

Oliver Stone on New York in the Sixties and Seventies and Taking Film Classes With Martin Scorsese

NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts will honor Tisch alumnus and Academy Award–winning film director, screenwriter, and producer Oliver Stone for Outstanding Achievement in the Cinematic Arts at its annual benefit gala, being held tonight at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. Vulture's Matt Zoller Seitz talked to Stone... More »

Tom Hanks Reveals Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis

Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi pose together while attending the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences official Academy members screening of their latest film Captain Phillips on Monday (October 7) in New York City. The two actors were joined at the screening by director Paul Greengrass. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Tom [...]

Chris Hemsworth & Daniel Bruhl: ‘Rush’ NYC Screening!

Chris Hemsworth and Daniel Bruhl are handsome co-stars while attending The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences official Academy member screening of their latest film Rush on Tuesday (September 17) in New York City. The two guys were seen posing at the screening with Rush writer Peter Morgan and producer Andrew Eaton. PHOTOS: Check [...]

Chris Hemsworth & Daniel Bruhl: 'Rush' NYC Screening!

Chris Hemsworth and Daniel Bruhl are handsome co-stars while attending The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences official Academy member screening of their latest film Rush on Tuesday (September 17) in New York City. The two guys were seen posing at the screening with Rush writer Peter Morgan and producer Andrew Eaton. PHOTOS: Check [...]

New York Academy of Art 2013 Fellows exhibition featuring Jonathan Beer, Aleah Chapin and Nicolas Holiber

last yearArts : Artdaily

The New York Academy of Art will present an exhibition of painting and sculpture by the 2013 Academy Fellows Jonathan Beer, Aleah Chapin, and Nicolas Holiber. The show presents a powerful case for deeply-informed, conceptually based figurative art and showcases three of the infinite interpretations of the Academy?s education in practice. Show More Summary

Singer Bob Dylan made honorary member of U.S. arts academy

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Singer Bob Dylan was made an honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, joining the ranks of leading writers, composers and artists in the prestigious 115-year-old group.

Urbanfuse: Five alumni of the New York Academy of Art exhibit in Berlin

last yearArts : Artdaily

The exhibition titled "URBANFUSE" will feature the artworks of ten artists inside the exhibition pavilion in Gertrud-Kolmar-Str. 14 in Berlin-Mitte (more than 300 sqm, towards the Brandenburger Gate and the Tiergarten) from April 26th to May 18th 2013, thus beginning together with the Berlin Gallery Weekend. Show More Summary

Whimsy and Terror at the New York Academy of Art’s MFA Open Studios

last yearArts : Hyperallergic

Wandering through five jam-packed floors of art student studios at the New York Academy of Art MFA Open Studios last Friday, I realized that despite the Academy's emphasis on traditional figural art, many artists transcended this stricture through the use of multiple medias to depict nature-inflected whimsy or psychological disturbance.

Mary-Kate Olsen: Tribeca Ball Attendee!

Mary-Kate Olsen rocks a black fur top at the 2013 Tribeca Ball held at the New York Academy of Art on Monday (April 8) in New York City. The 26-year-old fashion designer was joined at the event by artist David Kratz, who is the President of the graduate art school! PHOTOS: Check out the latest [...]

Academy Gives Details Of Unprecedented May Membership Meeting

As reported here Sunday the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is having an unprecedented membership meeting  and sent out a Save The Date of Saturday  May 4th for Los Angeles, New York and Bay Area based members to attend, have...Show More Summary

R.I.P. Fay Kanin

Fay Kanin, Oscar-nominated and Emmy-winning screenwriter and former President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, died today at the age of 95. A New York native, Kanin began her showbiz career in the early 1940s. One of...Show More Summary

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