Anamnesis (2013) by Alexandra Manikas, in the recent VCS senior exhibition “Points of Experience”
The SVA Alumni Society recently announced the recipients of the 2014 Alumni Scholarship Award, and we were very pleased to learn that VCS senior Alexandra Manikas is one of this year’s awardees. Congratulations, Alexandra!
Here’s a little more about the award from this month’s SVA Alumni Newsletter:
This Thursday evening: a reading by George Lee Moore and a dialogue by James Kelly, presented by diSONARE at Recess in Soho
Tomorrow evening (Thursday, March 6) at 6:30 p.m., the Soho art space Recess will host a reading and performance organized by diSONARE, the recently launched literature and arts magazine co-founded by VCS alumna Lucia Hinojosa. Here’s Lucia’s announcement for the event:
Please join us this Thursday, March 6th at Recess!
diSONARE will be hosting a reading from 6:30-7:30pm.
Just before spring break, VCS Systems Administrator uploaded two new photosets to the VCS Flickr page. The first set documents an exhibition of student-designed Turkish rugs that’s on display right now in the main hall outside the VCS library; the second presents a closer look at the works in the recent VCS senior exhibition “Points of Experience.” Today’s post features selections from both…
A few weeks ago, Soloway art space in Brooklyn hosted “The beach the pier the club the mall,” an exhibition curated by VCS senior Rivers Plasketes. The show was an offshoot of Independent Art Spaces, a VCS elective taught by Annette Wehrhahn and Emily Weiner, who also run Soloway with Tomer Aluf and Derek Franklin. “The beach the pier the club the mall” presented recent works by several artists,…
Recently, VCS alumnus Romke Hoogwaerts announced the launch of a new Kickstarter campaign to fund the third issue of Mossless, a magazine that he and his partner Grace Leigh founded several years ago. Here’s a description of Mossless from the campaign’s web page.
Romke started Mosslessas a blog in 2009 to interview a photographer every two days, with the intention of forming a…
Democracy & the Left
Tuesday 2/25, 6:30-9pm
School of Visual Arts, 133 West 21st St, room 101C
Alan Akrivos (Socialist Alternative)
Dick Howard (Stony Brook)
Alan Milchman (Internationalist Perspective)
Joseph Schwartz (DSA)
From the financial crisis and the bank bail-outs to the question of “sovereign debt”; from the Arab Spring to Occupy Wall Street; from the struggle for a unified…