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Category: Student Perspectives

Student Perspective: Anita Trombetta (MFA 2023)

Before coming to the New York Studio School, I was working in a studio in Gowanus, Brooklyn. For several years I was making abstracted bodily paintings of food and everyday objects. I was also experimenting with plaster, casting sculptural elements from everyday objects. I felt my approach and tools were limited and I knew I […]

November 22, 2022 · Student Perspectives

Student Perspective: Jean Hauptman on Thursday Evening Sculpture – VIRTUAL with Lee Tribe

One of the Best Art Classes in NYC. A few reasons: The class is packed with talent – fellow students are energized and innovative – always inspiring new ideas. Students range from fine artists to working professionals like architects, to motivated art students. Friendly and supportive environment – always. Our instructor, Lee Tribe, brings a […]

September 14, 2022 · Student Perspectives

Student Perspective: Paula Wachsstock (CERT 2023) on the Hudson River In-Person Painting Marathon with Clintel Steed

Taking a marathon with Clintel Steed is what I would liken to taking a ride into a world of energized passion and discovery. Recently I completed Hudson River In-Person Painting Marathon with Clintel Steed and I feel as though I had a break through in who I am as a painter, and how I want to […]

August 15, 2022 · Marathons, Student Perspectives

Student Perspective: Carleen Murdock on “Shifting The Earth: The Shape of Color and Transformation of Images” Virtual Intersession Marathon with Graham Nickson

  I am still glowing and whirling from the five days in Graham Nickson’s March 2022 Virtual Intersession Marathon: Shifting The Earth: The Shape of Color and Transformation of Images.   This is my fourth marathon and it was more than equal to those I have done before, including the longstanding tradition Arbor Vitae Marathon […]

May 10, 2022 · Marathons, Student Perspectives

Student Perspective: Naomi Nemtzow on Thursday Evening Sculpture – VIRTUAL with Lee Tribe

Artist Naomi Nemtzow discusses her experience in Lee Tribe’s Virtual Evening Sculpture Class.  After years of making paintings and collages in two dimensions, my work started telling me it wanted a third dimension. Lee Tribe’s Thursday night class has been a terrific place to explore the challenge of building 3D wall pieces, adding physical substance […]

March 28, 2022 · Student Perspectives