The art world is not a market. It’s a conversation. MFA Art Practice at the School of Visual Arts is a low-residency, interdisciplinary graduate program that aims to create a global community and conversation within the arts.
CALLING: artists, makers, visual thinkers, students and practitioners of design, urbanism, architecture, landscape, planning and other allied disciplines. Images and techniques that portray the process of revealing design in all its forms are invited for a peer-reviewed exhibition and publication. Show More Summary
From pop art to poetry, most art forms have found a foothold on school curriculums. But even as tech advancements allow video games to grow ever more expansive in theme and visuals, it’s unlikely that Child of Light will be knocking the Brontës off the reading list anytime soon. Show More Summary
Visual novels are nothing new in Japan but they're still incredibly niche in the west. I don't think we'll be seeing copies of Clannad or School Days on the shelves of Gamestop anytime soon, but they're gradually finding their way onto...Show More Summary
SOME but not all NYC SELECTED SHOWS TO SEE / January 23, 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: Installation View of "Terra Infirma," Linda Herritt (left) and Elana Herzog (right). Show More Summary
In the early 1970s, Chris Stein was a student at the School of Visual Arts in New York, spending his off-hours photographing the pre-Giuliani Big Apple of garbage strikes, murder, muggings, and a Midtown more S&M than M&M (see this....
The School of Visual Arts' broad curriculum encompasses communications, design, entertainment and fine arts with a faculty of distinguished professionals and established artists who help make SVA one of the most respected colleges of the arts.
Zakiya Alta Lee always had the gift to dance and never stops moving! This love for movement led to her acceptance into the prestigious Florida State University School of Visual Arts and Dance. After only 2 years at FSU, Zakiya was given a scholarship to train at the acclaimed Dance Theatre of Harlem in [...]
Is your radiator heat either sweltering or frigid? Heat Flow is a project created by three students from School of Visual Art's Products of Design program that uses a cardboard frame and a series of fans to disperse heat throughout your space. Still in development, it's said to heat a room faster and make it more comfortable. READ MORE »
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Àlex De Fluvià was born in Barcelona, Spain in 1966. He studied Art History at the University of Barcelona (1990) and photography at the School of Visual Arts, New York (2001). His work is a hybrid of cultural observations accumulated over his travels, juxtaposed with his deep Mediterranean roots. Show More Summary
Photographer Kevin Amato began taking pictures in New York in 2003, as a student at the School of Visual Arts. In 2007, he met Hood by Air designer Shayne Oliver, and, in the seven years since, he's shot the brand's campaigns and documented its followers and friends. His reportage-style pictures have appeared... More »
For graduate students in the MFA Fine Arts program at the School of Visual Arts, the pace of production, experimentation and critique can be superfast.
I recently received an invitation to and was encouraged to spread the word about theÂ End of Year Party and Silent AuctionÂ 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 [...]
SOME but not all NYC SELECTED SHOWS TO SEE / November 18, 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. [Image: Stuart Shils @ Steven Harvey Fine Art Project] Click for full story / links
Naoto Hattori studied graphic design in his native Japan, and illustration here in the U.S. at the School of Visual Arts in NY. Hattori’s work carries some elements common to pop surrealism conventions, and some in common with visionary art, but I most enjoy those pieces in which he explore his own themes — in […]
Warren Lehrer, a longtime pioneer of visual literature and professor at the School of Art+Design at Purchase College, released an excellent multimedia novel last year, A Life in Books. Described as “an illuminated novel with 101 books within it,” the hardcover book is enhanced by animations, multimedia performance and an upcoming app edition. The book... Read more »
Elzie Ray Golden studied at the School of Visual Art in NY and the University of Arizona. During his military service he was a soldier-artist, documenting his experiences and eventually training other soldier-artists and joint services multimedia illustrators. I can only find a few sources for his work, and no information about him post military […]
When New York City's stress became too much to bear, product designer Samantha Moore staged a series of interventions that will get you thinking. When Samantha Moore moved from Philadelphia to New York to attend the School of Visual Arts, she experienced a feeling she'd never really anticipated. Show More Summary