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Category: Faculty

NYSS Instructor Elisa Jensen reviewed in Whitehot Magazine

“Jensen’s paintings tend to be on the smaller side and are often darkly illuminated. Again, they point to her otherworldly bent. Cosmic Egg, Fair Wheel (2018) presents a whorl of green lines, spiraling in space. The title refers to cosmic elements in Nordic mythology; the fair wheel is a kenning, or poetic compound word, for the […]

May 16, 2018 · Faculty

Dumbo Sculpture Studio presents COLORSCULPTURE

COLORSCULPTURE November 2 – December 15, 2017 Opening reception Thursday, November 2, 6-9 pm Artists Talk December 15, 6:30pm Gallery open Fridays 2-6pm, and Thursdays Nov 2 and Dec 7 as part of First Thursdays, and by appointment “When color is particular and integral to a sculpture, it is not descriptive, literal, arbitrary, provisional or […]

October 11, 2017 · Alumni, Dumbo Sculpture Studio, Exhibitions, Faculty

Nicolas Carone in his studio

In these excerpts from the 2004 documentary, Nicolas Carone: Pushing Tradition, Nicolas Carone discusses “the new painting” of New York City and the artists’ inquisition of space, the figurative tradition, and pure artistic perception. Nicolas Carone: Pushing Tradition (59 mins) dir. Bill Page, can be viewed in the NYSS Library by appointment only. To watch the […]

“Presence of Form” Opening Reception

Top image: Philip Guston, Untitled 1971, oil on paper, mounted on canvas, 29 x 40 inches (Private Collection) Bottom Image: Ron Milewicz, Covered Bricks, 2013, oil on linen, 36 x 48 inches Presence of Form  Exhibition dates: October 8 – November 10, 2015 In honor of the New York Studio School’s 50th anniversary, comes Part II of work by artists who are […]

October 12, 2015 · Exhibitions, Faculty

Instructor Fran O’Neill interviewed on Gorky’s Granddaughter

“There is something about knowing that there’s this underlying grid and structure to something that becomes really powerful. And knowing that you can break it all. Knowing that you can edge something the tiniest bit to give it a different feeling within the work itself. You know if I’m consciously making something twisting this way […]

June 8, 2015 · Faculty