David Rhodes, president of SVA since 1978, is the 2014 recipient of the Spirit of New York Award, which is given each year to an individual or organization with a demonstrated commitment to fostering creativity and protecting education, making New York City a more dynamic and diverse community.
As noted last month, the 9/11 Museum has acquired Beyond September 11, a book by artist and longtime BFA Advertising and BFA Design faculty member Adrienne Leban, for its collection. To find out more about the project and Leban’s process, SVA Close Up recently got in touch with her for an interview.
Attention New York City readers: From now until July 20 is your last chance to see Alice Aycock‘s “Park Avenue Paper Chase” on site. The public-art project, a series of large-scale metal and fiberglass sculptures installed on the Park Avenue medians from 52nd to 57th Street, was unveiled in March. Last summer, as Aycock prepared […]