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Victoria Manganiello, MA/ Faculty is having a solo exhibition In The Studio: Process and Presentation of Victoria Manganiello February 2nd to March 2nd, 2018 at Sara Kay Gallery. 

Beatrice Glow, BFA will serve as Lead Artist for American Arts Incubator, conducting a co-inquiry into how new media art can be supportive of social inclusion of Indigenous and Afro-Ecuatorianos. was featured in the solo exhibition, The Wayfinding Projecton view at the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at New York University from March 24 through to December 21, 2016. The Wayfinding Project doubled as a lab activated by research and dialogue led by Lenape and Pacific scholars, culture bearers, and communities, to piece together the surviving historical fragments of land dispossesion, dislocation, and diasporas.

Nadya Collazo- Llorens, MFA is featured in Relational Undercurrents: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean Archipelago. This is a major survey exhibition of twenty-first century art of the Caribbean that employs the archipelago as an analytical framework, curated by Tatiana Flores. It is part of the Getty Foundation’s Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA initiative.On view through March 4, 2018 at MOLAA in Long Beach, CA.

Violet Dennison, BFA is featured in the New Museum's 2018 Triennial, on view Feb13–May 27, 2018. She also was featured in the Artsy article, "The New York Artist-Run Galleries You Need to Know, Part I" in which the two artists, alongside partnering artist Scott Keightley, discuss running their gallery, Violet's Cafe while managing their own artistic practices.
Shahrzad Kamel, MA has participated in organizing Forough Farrokhzad on Film Marh 23–March 24, 2018 at Anthology Film Archives.

Rachel Rampleman, MFA had work featured in Hard: Subversive Representation, a group exhibition that brings together artworks from self-identified female artists who take different approaches to representing female subjects, often through subversive frameworkson view Feb 15–March 9, 2108. A group exhibition that brings together artworks from self-identified female artists who take different approaches to representing female subjects, often through subversive frameworks.She participated
in "HACKING/MODDING/REMIXING AS FEMINIST PROTEST", a show curated by artist, writer ad facilitator Angela Washko at the Miller Gallery at CMU in Pittsburgh, PA. In addition, Rachel's work "Bodybuilder Vignettes" has been selected for inclusion in Videonale.16 at the Kuntsmuseum Bonn. 
Dan Herschlein, MFA is part of Dinner that Nighta group exhibition on view at Bureau through Feb 11, 2018. Herschlein had his solo show, Safe as Housesat JTT Gallery, on view through April 9, 2017. 

Sophia Dawson,
 MA/VAA has a solo exhibition CORRESPONDENCE, on view February 3-24, 2018
at Okay Space Gallery. 

Nancy Friedmann- Sånchez, MFA is part of a group exhibition MONARCHS: BROWN AND NATIVE CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS IN THE PATH of the BUTTERFLY, on view through February 24, 2018 at the Benis Center for Contemporary Arts in Omaha, Nebraska. 

Heidi Lau, BFA
 is featured in Dark and Stormy: The Gothic in Contemporary Art, on view through Feb 10, 2018 at Lehman College Art Gallery in Bronx. 

Alice Wang, MFA r
uns a publication that is part of a joint book launch, n_on::s-e.ns/ic-al;;'s latest issue (truth) and PRACTICE's first publication PRACTICE x Wind at Ooga Booga in Chinatown on February 4th. n_on::s-e.ns/ic-al;; is an annual publication run by Páll Haukur, Vivian Sming, and Wang. 

Sam McKinniss, MFA has a show entitled "Daisy Chain", which will run from 07 January through March 04, 2018. The Bungalow is located in Venice Beach, California.

Yi Xin Tong, 
MFA is featured in LIGHT UP Therapy Resort, on view through March 9, 2018 at Swatch Art Peace Hotel in Shanghai. Tong was featured in All Happens after Sunset… , on view at MOCA Shanghai April 22-May 25, 2017. 
Ernesto Burgos,MFA participated in a two person exhibition at Halsey McKay. The exhibition draws out poetic visual surprises and a curious formal hamony between two seemingly disparate approaches to art making. The show is on view through October 26th. 

Mary Boo Anderson,
BFA is participating in a show in Geneva, Switzerland at the Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève called FROM CONCRETE TO LIQUID TO SPOKEN WORLDS TO THE WORD

Diana Drake,
MFA is participated in a group show, Cuadernos de Artistas, at the Consulate General of Argentina in New York, on view through September 27th, 2017. Drake also participated in a three person show, "Indice-Indicio" in Buenoa Aires, Argentina. The show was on view at Laboratorio March 22-April 11. 

Brad Troemel, has an article featured in The New Yorker, "The Troll of Internet Art". 

Libby Rothfield, BFA has been featured in ArtforumThe New Yorker, and Blouin Artinfo for her show at Bureau, AAa:Quien. This show was in conjunction with Erica Baum and was on view January 6-April 5, 2017. 

Irina Makarova, BFA and Alison Sirico, BFA are curating a group show,The Right Margain, at Small Editions. The exhibition features works by BFA alum Katie Pennachio. The show will be on view through Janaury 13, 2017. 

Carol Bove, BS was featured in a solo show, Polka Dots, at David Zwirner gallery in 2016. Bove has also been selected as a Hayden Distinguished Fellow for the 2017-2018 year at Yale School of Art. 

Viktoria Sorochinski,
MFA has recently completed two series in Ukraine.  Lands of No-Return (2009-2016)/ Chapter 2 is the second part of an ongoing documentary project portraying the last remains of the Ukranian authentic villages and its inhabitants. Still Beautiful Life is a new series of still life, based on her childhood memories and current observations of the lifestyle in the Ukranian villages. 

Bonnie Lane, MFA participated in the group exhibition Belonging to the Night at the Stockroom in Kyneton, Victoria, on view through January 8, 2017. Bonnie is also going to participate in a studio residency at The New York Art Residency & Studios Foundation (NARS) in Brooklyn, New York from April-July 2017. As part of her residency, she will be transforming her studio Petite Projects in Brownsville into a pop-up gallery that will host a number of group and solo exhibitions, performances, screenings and events. Bonnie will be featured as Artist in Residence as well during November and December of 2017 at the Perth Institute of Contemporary Art (PICA), located in Perth. 

Alex Jovanovich, MFA and Allan Bailey, MFA are both featured in exhibitions at The Suburban Milwaukee.  Alex is featured at their Riverwest location, and Allan at their Walker's Point location. 

Joe Namy, MFA will be premiering his exhibition, Automobile, for the first time in North America as part of La Biennale de Montréal. This performance piece explores memory, identity and power, employing sampling, musical experimentation, video and photography. It will take place on September 25 and 26, in French; and September 30 and October 30, in English. 

Federico Hewson, MA Art, Education & Community Practice is featured in the Hyperallergic article "Wrapping Flowers in Paper that Points Out Their Human Cost." The article detail's Hewson's advocacy efforts for better conditions on flower farms, as well as his project, which substitutes the standard paper flowers are wrapped in for paper that details statistics about the people who work on the farms. 

Alexandria Tarver, BFA is currently featured in the exhibit New Paintings at Deli Gallery. The show is on view through November 9, 2016. This is the artist's second exhibition with the gallery and contains over fifteen paintings completed within the past two years. 

Lily Stockman, MFA and her sister Hopie of Block Shop are featured in the New York Times article "A Trip to India With the Sisters Behind a Cult-Favorite Textile Label," detailing their trip to Rajasthan to oversee production of scarves, quilts and rugs. 

Carol Cabrera, MA Art+Education was featured in this NBC News article about her Final Project making children's storybooks for Filipino-Americans. She was also featured in FilAm Star article for the same project.

Katie Hollander, MA Visual Arts Administration is featured in the Artnet News article "Katie Hollander Appointed Executive Director of Creative Time," which discusses her journey to her current position as Executive Director of Creative Time.

Katie Hollander, MA Visual Arts Administration, and Terence Nance, MFA are both featured as part of Brooklyn Magazine's "The 100 Most Influential People in Brooklyn Culture," recognized for their work in the Brooklyn arts and culture community.

Young Yang Chung, MA is featured in the exhibit The Movement of Herstory: Korean Embroidery at Gallery Korea in the Korean Cultural Center New York The exhibition takes a look into the legacy of Korean embroidery through the life and artworks of Chung, now an indelible part of Korean herstory. It will be on view through April 27, 2017. 
Damien Davis, BFA/MFA Visual Arts Administration is featured in Artnet News for the, "Editors' Pick: 10 Art Events to See in New York This Week" for his solo show, Object | Affection; and in an interview for Eyes Towards the Dove discussing his solo exhibition. Damien was accepted as Artist- in- Residence to the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council's Workspace Program in 2016. 

Elaine Cameron-Weir, MFA has been featured on Artnet new's list of "10 Emerging Artists to Keep on your Radar."
Alyssa Steiger, BFA has her mural on view at First Street Green Art Park in New York through summer 2016. Steiger's design is influenced by sacred geometry -- through the interaction of forms and colors in a symmetric harmony, the artist creates balance in a world of chaos.

Michael Richards: Winged is an exhibition organized by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) honoring the memory and work of Michael Richards, MA. Michael Richards passed working in his LMCC studio in the World Trade Center the day of 9/11, and this exhibition in his memory will be on view May 28 through to September 25, 2016 at The Arts Center on Governors Island. 
Allison Malinsky, MA has been awarded an artist residency at the Cooper Union School of Art for her outstanding work in the visual arts. Malinsky has also been featured in the article, "Profile on Allison Malinsky: The light that made body in Barcelona" in La Vanguardia, a Spanish newspaper based in Barcelona. The article discusses her work as an artist and a review of her pieces on display at Galeria Victor Saavedra in Barcelona.
In celebration of #NationalColoringBookDay, NYU has released NYU themed pages created by Grace YoonJung NohMA Art Therapy.

Lisa Barnshaw, MA Art + Education is featured in the Huffington Post article, "This Bronx Educator Reminds Us Why Good Teachers Are Simply The Best." The article discusses Barnshaw's work at ROADS Charter School, going "above and beyond for her students."

Chris Bogia, Faculty/BS is featured on Artforum as one of the announced awardees on the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation 2015 biennial list of grantees.

Borna Sammak, BFA and Jasmin Tsou, BFA are featured in the artnet News article, "The Top 10 Booths at Indepedent New York 2016." Sammak's work is featured in Tsou's booth for JTT as number 7 on the top 10 list.

Famed actor, Sylvester Stallone, took an art selfie in front of a video by Borna Sammak, BFA, featured in the ARTnews article, "Sylvester Stallone Took an Art Selfie in front of a Borna Sammak Video."

Amalia Dayan, MA Visual Arts Administration has been featured in the Artnet News article, "Inside Gagosian Gallery's Talent Factory: How Gogo Directors Go on to Rule the Art World." The article explores the successful careers of former Gagosian Gallery directors. Dayan has gone on to found the gallery, Luxembourg & Dayan in New York and London featuring both historic and contemporary artists.

Molly Dilworth, BFA is currently working on a mural for the Arts Commission's Toledo I-280 Mural Project in Toledo, OH. The mural is a 6,000 square foot wrap-around mural for the Parks & Recreation building at Ketchum Avenue, facing I-280 in Toledo. It has been commissioned to last ten years and is on view at Fort Industry. 

The exhibition organized and curated by MA candidates in Costume Studies, Beyond Measure: Fashion and the Plus-Size* Woman, has been featured in several online news publications including NYU StoriesRefinery29FashionistaMetro New YorkToday Style, and the New York Times. The exhibition was also featured as the number one story on NYU's, "16 Stories for #NYU2016."

Dennis Witkin,
 BFA is featured in the Artsy article, "The New York Artist-Run Galleries You Need to Know, Part II" discussing Kimberly-Klark, the gallery he runs in Queens alongside artists Robert Alan Grand, Emma Hazen, and Sydney Smith. Witkin has also been featured in the Artspace article, "Meet the Dealers: New York's Kimberly-Klark Gallery Finds a Space for Emerging Artists to Breathe in Queens." The article praises the ingenuity of the artists for choosing Queens as the location for their gallery. As a more affordable borough with lower rent prices, the gallery is not so focused on sales, but more so on allowing their exhibiting artists room to be experimental. Exhibiting artists at the gallery include Libby Rothfeld, BFA who is mentioned in the Artspace article, as well.

Graham Hamilton
, BFA is featured in the Artsy article, "The New York Artist-Run Galleries You Need to Know, Part I" in which the two artists, alongside partnering artist Scott Keightley, discuss running their gallery, Violet's Cafe while managing their own artistic practices.