Jennifer Drinkwater

A Mississippi native, Jennifer Drinkwater is an assistant professor with a joint appointment between the department of art and visual culture and Iowa State University extension and outreach. She has a B.A. in both studio art and anthropology from Tulane University and earned an M.F.A in painting from East Carolina University. Her paintings have been […]

Robin Winters

Robin Winters is a mixed media cultural worker, glassblower, sculptor, painter, and teacher with studios in the Catskill Mountains and New York City.  Robin Winter’s work may be found in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art New York, The Whitney Museum New York, The Metropolitan Museum New York, The Brooklyn Museum New York […]

Shontina Vernon

Shontina Vernon is a theatre artist/filmmaker/ musician/creative facilitator/ and educator. Her work champions the necessity of arts and culture to catalyze social change. As such, it has been recognized nationally and internationally for both its artistic merit and risk taking. Drawing from her belief that “If you can’t tell your own story honestly, then you […]

Shontina Vernon

Shontina Vernon is a theatre artist/filmmaker/ musician/creative facilitator/ and educator. Her work champions the necessity of arts and culture to catalyze social change. As such, it has been recognized nationally and internationally for both its artistic merit and risk taking. Drawing from her belief that “If you can’t tell your own story honestly, then you […]

Carol Becker

Carol Becker is Professor of the Arts and Dean of Columbia University School of the Arts. She was interviewed twice for this series, the second interview about her book, Losing Helen, can be heard here. She is the author of numerous articles and several books including: The Invisible Drama: Women and the Anxiety of Change […]

Carol Becker

Carol Becker is Professor of the Arts and Dean of Columbia University School of the Arts. She is the author of numerous articles and several books including: The Invisible Drama: Women and the Anxiety of Change (Prentice Hall & IBD, 1987); The Subversive Imagination: Artists, Society and Social Responsibility (Routledge,1994); Zones of Contention: Essays on […]

Verena Johannsmann

While thinking about advancement of her theses and post doc research in Avantgarde Performance-Art Dr. Verena Johannsmann worked for Marc Spiegler and Noah Horowitz on a Curatorial Design within the context of Art Basel (between Miami Beach and Hong Kong) the last months. In parallel she started writing Essays on contemporary works of art in every […]

Streaming Movie Only the Brave (2017)

Verena Johannsmann currently works and lives in Berlin and feels home in research activities in international libraries (including the Lincoln Centre for the Performing Arts), artists` archives and private collections. She worked in several museum environments like the Museum of Modern Art in New York. As a Trainee she assisted Klaus Biesenbach in the Media […]

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David Ross is now working as chair of the interdisciplinary low-residency MFA: Art Practice program at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. He also plays guitar and sings with the band Breakneck Ridge Revue, traveling and lecturing at art schools and museums, and is president of the board of the American Center for Folk […]

Watch and Download Full Movie Wonder Woman (2017)

Lydia Matthews is a Brooklyn and Athens-based curator, writer, cultural activist and professor in the Fine Arts program at Parsons School of Design in New York City. In 2010 she founded Parsons’ Curatorial Design Research Lab, which spans various university divisions across The New School. Trained in contemporary and modern art history at University of California, […]