SVA Subway Posters Take Center Stage at European Design Forum

SVA Subway Posters Take Center Stage at European Design Forum

July 25, 2014

Named European Cultural Capital in 2013, the southern French port city of Marseille has long been a crossroads for arts and cultures from the East and West, Africa and Europe. So it was a fitting locale for the traveling exhibition of SVA subway posters, “Underground Images,” which was on view this month as part of a weeklong exploration of ethics in design and artistic influence on a global scale.

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‘Platform’ Offers Critical Perspective on NYC Landmarks

‘Platform’ Offers Critical Perspective on NYC Landmarks

July 23, 2014

The 50th anniversary of the World’s Fair held at Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, this year sparked new debate about the future of the iconic New York State Pavilion. It’s one of four sites around New York city explored in Platform Project 2014, a collaborative broadsheet authored by 21 SVA Design Research and Writing Summer Intensive participants, with critic-editor-curator Mimi Zeiger (@loudpaper) and designer Neil Donnelly.

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Recap: MFA Art Practice Hosts ‘Alternative Economies’ Discussion

Recap: MFA Art Practice Hosts ‘Alternative Economies’ Discussion

July 21, 2014

On Tuesday, July 17, MFA Art Practice hosted “Alternative Economies,” a panel discussion exploring social and creative practices that challenge the status quo. The panel was moderated by Ben Davis, senior writer for artnet News.

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