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NYSS Projects @ DUMBO: Peripheral Vision

Dumbo Crest Collective: Peripheral Vision March 3 – April 3, 2024 Opening Reception Sunday, March 3, 4-6 pm New York Studio School Project Space, Suite 307 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201 Founding members of the Crest Collective are pleased to present their inaugural exhibition Peripheral Vision featuring drawings from members Leah Brown, Neyla […]

February 27, 2024 · NYSS in DUMBO

Student Exhibition: I Saw You Looking

I saw you looking (ISYL) is a juried show of current MFA and Certificate students on view at the New York Studio School from Friday, February 9, through Thursday, February 22. Juried by Dr. Lisa Freiman, Professor of Art History at Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of the Arts, ISYL features 14 inspirational pieces that beckon […]

February 9, 2024 · Student Gallery

Student Exhibition: Chalked: Virtual Certificate

Chalked: Virtual Certificate Student Exhibition  Exhibition Dates: January 28 – February 6  Opening Reception:Friday, February 2 from 6 – 8pm Participating Artists:Catherine BickfordCarolina BrunetCamila ChavezKaren GilmanCarolyn Enz HackMeredith HemphillSamantha HowardHend NasrJane SchubePaula Wachsstock

January 31, 2024 · Student Gallery

NYSS Projects @ DUMBO: In Absentia

In Absentia Exhibition Dates: February 8 – 29 Opening Reception: Thursday, February 8 from 6 – 8pm  Curated by NYSS DUMBO Artist-in-Residents Char Healey and Anita Trombetta. Is our work essentially Absence? So often, it acts as a stand-in or shadow-of or reference-to. A “without” is included.Work that asks us to relate as corporeally equal.Leftovers that […]

January 31, 2024 · NYSS in DUMBO

Alumni Perspective: Cee Cee Belford (MFA 2023)

Painting has always been a direct route to my core of self-discovery and exploration, and yet for too long a time, I didn’t paint. When I finally did make it back to the easel several years ago, I couldn’t get enough. Continuing education classes quickly frustrated me in that by the time I had set […]

January 22, 2024 · Alumni, Student Perspectives

2023 Hohenberg Travel Award: Paula Querido (MFA 2023)

Thanks to the Hohenberg Travel Award, I have had the great pleasure and privilege of traveling to three different countries in Europe over the Summer of 2023, with the sole purpose of looking at images. The immensity that this experience suscitated in me has left me dreaming for the succeeding months, something that I know […]

December 13, 2023 · Travel Scholarships and Grants

Student Exhibition: Narelle Sissons, Walter Brown, and Izaac Elliot 

Arranged New Worlds: Narelle Sissons, Walter Brown, and Izaac Elliot  December 1 – 14, 2023  

December 13, 2023 · Student Gallery

Student Perspective: Gregg Rosen on the Drawing Marathon: Portraiture and Presence with Linda Darling & Guests

Taking on the challenge of being a student again after 30 years started with an innocent comment from my colleague and NYSS Instructor Clintel Steed who said, “I would like to see you continue your education, but at this point, are you open and willing to learn?” It was with that question and challenge that […]

November 30, 2023 · Marathons

Fall 2023 Open Studios

Open StudiosSunday, December 10 from 12pm – 4pm8 West 8th Street, New York, NY The New York Studio School welcomes the public to visit the studios of MFA candidates & Certificate students. Located in the heart of Greenwich village, in the original home of the Whitney Museum of American Art, our historic light-filled spaces offer […]

November 29, 2023 · Events

NYSS Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for a unique gift this holiday season that supports NYSS’s public programming? Celebrate with books and catalogues from the NYSS Gallery! ❅Ruth Miller: Painted Presence ❅Eyes on the City: Drawings by Susanna Heller and Karlis Rekevics ❅2023 Alumni Exhibition ❅Ophir and Friends: a tribute to Ophir Agassi ❅Leland Bell ❅Lennart Anderson: A Retrospective ❅Jonathan […]

November 22, 2023 · Exhibitions, Lecture Series Archive

Giving Tuesday Spotlight on Artist Alla Broeksmit

Why one alum thinks New York Studio School is the best New York City art school. Giving Tuesday is two weeks away! The New York Studio School is delighted to announce that NYSS alum and trustee Alla Broeksmit (MFA 2017) has generously agreed to double the match of all gifts up to $20,000 this Giving […]

November 9, 2023 · News

Student Exhibition: Zipporah Norton & Perrin Hutcheson

Just Hangin’ In ThereZipporah Norton and Perrin Hutcheson Opening Reception: Friday, November 10 from 6-8pmOn view through November 30 in the Student Gallery. Installation Images:  OPENING RECEPTION:

November 7, 2023 · Student Gallery

2023 Annual Benefit Auction & Dinner: Event Photos

Thank you to all of our guests who attended the 2023 Annual Benefit Auction & Dinner last Thursday, and to the artists who generously donated work, our esteemed honorees, supportive Benefit Committee, and our dedicated Board of Trustees. Your commitment made the event such a special night and successful auction. The funds raised directly support […]

October 30, 2023 · Events

NYSS Projects @ DUMBO: Anthro-Shift

Anthro-Shift November 2-30, 2023Opening Reception: November 2, 2023 from 6-8pm New York Studio School Project Space, Suite 30720 Jay Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday, 12-6, or by appointment Anthro-Shift, is an exhibition that contemplates the ever-shifting boundaries between the natural and artificial worlds. These wide-ranging works embrace our hybridity, possibility, and […]

October 23, 2023 · NYSS in DUMBO

NYSS Projects @ DUMBO: Arm’s Length

Arm’s Length October 5-26, 2023Opening Reception: October 5, 2023 from 6-8pm New York Studio School Project Space, Suite 30720 Jay Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday, 12-6pm, or by appointment Curated by artist-in-residence Paula Querido (MFA 2023) and featuring the work of many alumni and current students: Joey AgrestaSally BeautitwinGrace Carney (MFA […]

October 5, 2023 · NYSS in DUMBO

Alumni Perspective: Avery Johnson (MFA 2023)

My first year at the New York Studio School was possibly the hardest year of my life. I had come straight from undergrad with a new idea of who I wanted to be. I wanted to be an artist. This realization had only begun sinking in two years prior. I was lucky enough to study […]

September 25, 2023 · Alumni

Morton Feldman Returns to Eighth Street highlighted in New York Classical Review

Morton Feldman Returns to Eighth Street reviewed by George Grella in the New York Classical Review.   “The connection between the composer and the school was literal, as Feldman was not just an admirer of painters like Jackson Pollack, Mark Rothko, and Philip Guston (his closest friend), he served as dean of NYSS from 1969-1971. (His […]

September 11, 2023 · Events

2023 Annual Benefit Auction & Dinner

Honoring Kelly Baum, Carroll Janis, and Veronica RyanThursday, October 19, 2023 Auction from 6-8pm at the New York Studio School, 8 W 8th StreetDinner from 8:15-10pm at Loring Place, 21 W 8th Street The New York Studio School cordially invites you to our 2023 Annual Fall Benefit. Your generous participation champions the School as a […]

September 7, 2023 · Events

Student Perspective: Catherine Bickford (CERT 2024)

The Transformative Power of an Education from NYSS As I reach the two-year mark in my studies at New York Studio School I am flooded with appreciation for the lessons I have received here. Each part of this journey has been a metamorphosis; but together the experiences are layered one upon another creating a dense […]

August 31, 2023 · Student Perspectives

Morton Feldman Returns to Eighth Street

Join us on Tuesday, September 19, 2023 at 6:30pm as the New York Studio School celebrates the groundbreaking and hugely influential composer Morton Feldman, who was Dean of NYSS from 1969 to 1971. Acclaimed violinist Miranda Cuckson and pianist Conor Hanick will perform a concert of works by Feldman, whose musical creativity was intertwined to […]

August 31, 2023 · Events

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