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Category: 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: Naomi Nemtzow on the NYSS Sculpture Program

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

Student Perspective: Nick Hill, MFA 2022

When I was in undergraduate studies, I was already under the mindset that I was going to obtain my masters degree somewhere. Having attended a Drawing Marathon at the New York Studio School the summer before my graduation from Tulsa University, I already had a taste of what the possibilities at the New York Studio […]

March 22, 2022 · Student Perspectives

Student Perspective: Alison Causer, MFA 2021

I believe it was 2017 when NYSS Alum Case Jernigan wandered into my then studio/living room in Bushwick, Brooklyn. He was visiting his friend who happened to be subletting with us at the time. Case looked at my work and quickly suggested I check out a Marathon at the New York Studio School. I did […]

April 13, 2021 · Student Perspectives

Student Perspective: Irene Cole, Virtual Certificate

My painting practice for years has been to paint when I had spare time, fitting it in around family and work schedules all the while dreaming about going to art school to dive deeper into the process. The need to spend so much time away from home to accomplish my goal has held me back […]

April 6, 2021 · Student Perspectives