Columbia University visual arts student Emma Sulkowicz has been carrying around her dorm room mattress throughout the school year in protest of the school’s failure to discipline her alleged rapist. On Tuesday, as she graduated, she did so with her mattress still in hand.
This year at WantedDesign, SVA students took on the question of gender with a project titled Engender.
The graduate class of 2016 at USC’s Roski School of Art and Design withdrew in protest Friday from the visual arts program over administration and curriculum changes.
The Division of Continuing Education Information Sessions provide you with the chance to spend an evening with some of New York City’s top creative talent
Kanye West loves to express his opinion about things in many ways. Even as he was about to receive an honorary doctorate from the School of the Art Institute Monday, the entertainer and fashion mogul made a move — to make the see-through...Show More Summary
Researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Shiley Eye Institute have identified the molecular "glue" that builds the brain connections that keep visual images clear and still, even as objects or your eyes move. Show More Summary
As he did last year, Derek Muller (Pepperdine) has mined the latest data to produce this neat visualization of the college majors that produce the highest (and lowest) LSATs and UGPAs among law school applicants, with this caveat: One cannot identify causation based upon these scores. Students self-identify majors, sometimes...
This week the Cut explores the messy, loving, spiteful, supportive, competitive, joyful, and funny sides of friendship. New York–based illustrators Joana Avillez and Dasha Tolstikova first met in grad school at the School of Visual Arts. “We spent the first year eyeing each other, and the second year, like, okay,... More »
Derek Muller (Pepperdine), Visualizing Legal Employment Outcomes in California in 2014: I thought I'd recreate last year's data on California law school employment outcomes, with a couple of tweaks due to external changes. A few things jump out from the data. First, there were fewer graduates: there were about 400...
If famous ad agencies were ice cream brands, what flavors would they be? Aditya Hariharan and Joshua Namdar, a pair of students at the Miami Ad School in New York, took a swing at visualizing the answer with Agency Scoops, a Tumblr that...Show More Summary
Derek Muller (Pepperdine), The Wrong Sort of Law School Applicants, Visualized: There's good news and bad news for law schools. The good news is that total law school applicants appear to be reaching the bottom. After projections last year that the worst may be yet to come, it appears that...
“Art school really is the only game in town for aspiring artists, and “more artists now come through art programs in the United States each year than were produced by the city-states of Florence and Venice during the entire fifteenth century.”
Rather than go for blunt messaging to discuss the environment for the World Wildlife Fund, Grey Group Shanghai (with the help of a group of local 10th grade high school students) opted for a mix of subtlety and visual trickery to blur...Show More Summary
Join the School of Visual Arts from July 6—31st for the second year of a new summer residency program, “Typography as Language!” Design a typeface and use it in a project of your choosing in any media—on screen or on paper. Each student will have 24-hour access to the Type as Language studio in New York’s […]
SOME but not all NYC SELECTED SHOWS TO SEE / March 17, 2015 / 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.[Image at top: John Junek, Leprechaun Painter, 2012, digital painting, 16 x 20 inches. Show More Summary
Some parents believe the school is trying to put a positive spin on slavery. Parents in Johns Creek, Georgia are upset about a middle school visual rhetoric assignment that asked students to identify and analyze features of a Reconstruction-era editorial cartoon depicting blacks in a situation that is “worse than slavery,” WSBTV reports. Show More Summary
Legendary comics artist Fred Fredericks died this week. After attending New York’s School of Visual Arts in the period following the Korean War, Fredericks started drawing historical comics that attracted the attention of comic book editors. Show More Summary
Parents in Johns Creek, Georgia are upset about a middle school visual rhetoric assignment that asked students to identify and analyze features of a Reconstruction-era editorial cartoon depicting blacks in a situation that is “worse than slavery,” WSBTV reports. The cartoon, drawn by...
Meyhem and Bronson are doing shady deals out the back of the old schools in the new visual for the Buckwild produced “100 MPH”, off his Silk Pyramids LP. We spoke to Meyhem and Buck about the album when it dropped for one of our In The Lab features, be sure to check that out […]
Researchers at Georgia Tech, Emory University School of Medicine, and Yerkes National Primate Research Center have created a way to visualize the simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) replication process in real time and in vivo. By using...Show More Summary