NYC Art Educator Interview #4: Laura Craft

NYC Art Educator Interview #4: Laura Craft The field of Art Education is large and encompasses everything from art teachings in traditional schools, to teaching artists, to museum educators, to administrators in art education non-profits. There are different paths that one can take to get to these positions. This informal interview is designed to help … Continue reading

City Art Lab Final Weeks!

City Art Lab Final Weeks!

As we kick the last two weeks into gear, students and teaching artists have been busy!! In preparation for the final exhibit, we have been selecting and finishing final works, and writing artist statements! The City Art Lab final exhibition will be held Friday, May 15th, 5-7pm at Windows on Amsterdam Gallery located in the City College North Academic … Continue reading

#CCNYArtsEd Info Session

Are you interested in becoming a NY State certified Visual Art or Theatre Teacher and earning a QUALITY Graduate Degree? Or are you a Teaching Artist looking for QUALITY training and to earn a Graduate Degree in your field? JOIN US TO LEARN ABOUT ARTS ED at CCNY Tuesday, May 12th from 7:30-9:00 NAC 4/220B … Continue reading

NYC Art Educator Interview #3: Katie Walters

NYC Art Educator Interview #3: Katie Walters The field of Art Education is large and encompasses everything from art teachings in traditional schools, to teaching artists, to museum educators, to administrators in art education non-profits. There are different paths that one can take to get to these positions. This informal interview is designed to help share … Continue reading

Second Day of Rotation Three- Mosaics and Printmaking!

Second Day of Rotation Three- Mosaics and Printmaking!

Last week, we got the news that City Art Lab was accepted to the BASF team design project! As part of the project, the students were asked to respond to one of three topics: Habitat: Address how urban places (buildings, public spaces, and civic infrastructures) can conserve future resources. Citizenship: Demonstrate improvements in quality of life as people start … Continue reading

Rotation Two Wrap-Up: Mask and Book Making

Rotation Two Wrap-Up: Mask and Book Making

Last session of Rotation Two finished strong! During this class, the City Art Lab students were able to take the two-dimensional pieces and ideas that they had been working on in previous classes and moved into the realm of three-dimensionality. In the Roots/History group, the teens were able to use past pieces, such as their symbol drawings, … Continue reading