VCS first-year student Maggie Dunlap currently has work in the group exhibition “Helloworld” at Gallery Sensei, organized by White Rabbit. The show opened on Friday and is up through April 2nd, with a closing party set to take place that evening. Here’s more information about the show from Facebook:
The Helloworld Facebook page also includes a list of the artists in the show, photos from Friday’s opening reception, and more.
Videos of the recent VCS-sponsored lectures by Cara Starke and Leo Treitler are now available on SVA’s iTunes U and YouTube pages. Each video presents the entire talk, including slide images and the subsequent question-and-answer session. Here are the links to the videos, followed by a few screencaps.
Recent works by VCS students Julia Santoli and Benjamin Lee Sperry are now on display in the SVA juried exhibition “Drrrt” at the Flatiron Gallery on West 21st Street. The show will be up through April 11th, with a reception this Tuesday, March 24th from 6 to 8 pm. The following excerpts from SVA’s event calendar discuss the show and provide a brief introduction to Benjamin and Julia’s work. The listing also includes a slideshow of works and additional information about the artists who are participating; you can find it here.
School of Visual Arts presents “Drrrt” (pronounced “dirt”), an exhibition of works by SVA students selected by a jury of their peers to exhibit at the College. Organized by SVA Galleries, “Drrrt” is on view Saturday, March 21, through Saturday, April 11, at the SVA Flatiron Gallery, 133/141 West 21st Street, New York City.
Participating artists include Yuxi Cao, Claire Haik, Yong Hur, Younghoo Lee, Julia Santoli and Benjamin Lee Sperry.
BFA Visual & Critical Studies student Benjamin Lee Sperry’s large-scale digital photographs on clayboard experiment with representations of landscape and the manipulation of images through direct intervention by the artist’s hand.
Juried exhibitions are a way for SVA’s student body to recognize the achievements of their most distinguished classmates. Artists are selected from a large pool of applicants through a rigorous examination of presented materials, including documentation of work and artist statements. “Drrrt,” the first of seven juried exhibitions planned for 2015, features works that challenge the concepts of time, space and matter as material constraints. The title references earth as well as a percussive sound: material and immaterial elements of sensed reality. The works on view in this exhibition seek to transcend worldly limitations through the experimental use of sound, video, performance, painting, sculpture and photography.
The SVA Flatiron Gallery is located on the first floor at 133/141 West 21st Street in New York City. The show is free and open to the public, and can be viewed Mondays through Fridays 9:00 am to 7:00 pm and Saturdays 10:00 am to 6:00pm; the gallery is closed and is closed Sundays and federal holidays. For more information, please contact the gallery at 212-592-2145 or email@example.com.
Last Friday, VCS students JinHee Kwak and Lisa Saeboe had some of their recent work on display in the People’s Choice Grand Salon Show, a one-night exhibition at Greenpoint Gallery in which the public got to cast a vote to determine the best-in-show awardees. JinHee sent along a couple images of her and Lisa’s installations, which I’ve included below. (You can also see additional images of some of the works by JinHee and Lisa on the VCS Flickr page.)
JinHee also mentioned that the gallery is currently accepting submissions for Spring Fling Juried Salon Show, which will take place a week from today on March 27th. They’ll be accepting submissions until the 26th, and she thought it could be a good opportunity for more of our students to show their work, so I’m passing the news along. Here’s a little more information quoted from the call:
Greenpoint Gallery is now accepting submissions for our Spring Fling Juried Salon Show!!
FRIDAY, March 27th, 2015!! DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: March 26th at 11pm
Spring has sprung! Let us further urge the winter away by celebrating the cosmic thumbs up for springtime. This is a time of regeneration and rebirth so submit your favorites, your experiments, your breakthroughs! Dazzle and amaze us!
We’ve had several People’s Choice lately, so it’s time for our SPRING JURIED SALON SHOW! Mingle with fellow artists and a judge’s panel of artistic professionals at the most beloved independent art gallery in Brooklyn. Springtime is a booming time for selling work, so submit your best and price them to sell!
Best in Show wins $200 and a solo show! Runner Up winners will receive a slot in a group show with other Runner Up winners! We have two gallery floors and a stellar lineup of local bands and musicians sure to entertain. Submit today!
FRIDAY, March 27th @ 8pm. All Mediums!! Size Limit: 36×48″ and under