SVA Communication Coordinator Derek Parsons recently spent a day with participants in the College’s “City as Site: Public Art as Social Intervention” summer residency program (June 16 – 26). The following is his report for SVA Close Up.
Guy-Serge Emmanuel has a plan to mitigate the housing crisis in Haiti. Efran Pagan is building a social network to reduce “brain drain” in Puerto Rico. Joni Yamashiro is developing a snack-pak to combat male heart disease. On Friday, August 15, they’ll be presenting their work completed in the SVA summer intensive Impact: Design for […]
Artist and SVA faculty member Peter Hristoff, who teaches in multiple departments at the College, also leads a unique Arts Abroad program in Istanbul, Turkey entitled The Artist’s Journal. This past summer, he was joined by Carolyn Hinkson-Jenkins, coordinator in the BFA Design Department, who helped guide students on their journaling adventure through the historic […]