Archive for August, 2012

Upcoming shows/news from Clarity Haynes

August 26, 2012

September 8 + 9, 2012, 11 am – 7 pm:

Go! A Community-Curated Open Studio Project

I’m excited to open my studio as part of this special event sponsored by the Brooklyn Museum. Artists all across Brooklyn, New York are opening their studios, and visitors can vote on their favorite artists. The artists with the most votes will receive studio visits from Museum curators and be part of a group exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum. Click here for more information on my studio location, and feel free to contact me with any additional questions. I hope to see you there!

September 4, 2012 – January 9, 2013:

What Cannot Be Cured Must Be Endured: Medicine and Healing Through the Eyes of Contemporary Artists

Paul Robeson Gallery, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
Reception: September 13, 5 – 8 pm

Curated by Anonda Bell, this exhibition will be accompanied by a 100 page catalogue.
I will be giving a lecture at Rutgers in conjunction with the exhibit, date TBA.

October 31 – November 30, 2012:

Honoring the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Artists’ House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
First Friday reception: November 2, 5 – 8:30 pm
Sunday reception: November 4, 1 – 4 pm

This exhibit features work by nine faculty members and twenty-five alumni of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. The participating faculty chose former students whose work they consider to be outstanding, and I’m honored to have been chosen by artist and Dean of the Pennsylvania Academy, Jeffrey Carr.

The photo attached shows me in my studio with a new painting in progress. Please drop me a line to say hello and let me know what you are up to when you can!


ANNOUNCEMENT: Fall 2012 Auschwitz Jewish Center Program for Students Abroad (AJC PSA)

August 24, 2012

Announcement: Fall 2012 Auschwitz Jewish Center Program for Students Abroad

"I am honored to have been a part of the Program for Students Abroad. It was
a great mix of tours, history, present culture, and important education. I
absolutely recommend this program." -2011 PSA Participant

In its fifth semester, the AJC PSA is a long-weekend (Thursday PM through
Monday AM) program in Kraków for North American students studying overseas.
The program, which includes a scholarly visit to Oswiecim/Auschwitz,
provides an academic environment through which participants engage
intensively with the history of the Holocaust and Jewish life in Poland.

The program takes place during fall and spring semesters and is facilitated
by American and Polish staff of the Auschwitz Jewish Center, under the
auspices of the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the
Holocaust in New York. During the program, meals, accommodation, entrance
fees, and transportation are provided.

Fall 2012 applications are available here
road/> . Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and are due no later
than one month before each program. Early application is encouraged.

Fall 2012 program dates:
October 18-22, 2012
October 25-29, 2012
November 8-12, 2012

Candidates of all religious, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged
to apply. Financial aid is available for the $375 program fee. Participants
are responsible for arranging individual transportation to and from Kraków.
A sample syllabus and flyer for distribution are attached.

Please click here <> for further
information, visit our Facebook page
820?ref=hl#!/pages/AJC-Program-for-Students-Abroad/385768531467820> , or
contact Dara Bramson at <mailto:DBramson> .

AJC PSA Sample Syllabus.doc
PSA Flyer Fall 2012.doc

Christie’s Education New York Introduces New “Art World Access” Program

August 24, 2012

Forward email

Christie’s Education | 11 West 42nd Street | 8th Floor | New York | NY | 10036

APPLY NOW: The College Group at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

August 16, 2012

Undergrad majors, this is a great opportunity and they have lots of great parties!

The College Group at the Met is now accepting applications
for its 2012-2013 student committee. We would love
to get more Brooklyn College students involved this year! I have attached
our application here for your reference. You can also reference our past
events on our website:
<> and on our Facebook page:

Thank you,

Katherine Nemeth
Assistant College Marketing Coordinator
Audience Development
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

CGM Application_12-13.pdf

Fall Internship at the Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum

August 7, 2012


August 2, 2012

I am delighted to announce that the Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum is currently accepting
applications for the fall internship program. This is an exciting internship opportunity to work in a historic house
museum. The internship program will expose students to various aspects of teaching
and programming in a small historic house museum, allowing the individual to tailor
the program to his or her individual interests. Please find the program description
along with application instructions below.
If candidates should have any questions, please direct them to me at
Many Thanks,
Melissa Branfman
Director of Education
The Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum
5816 Clarendon Road @ Ralph Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11203
Phone: 718.629.5400 Fax: 718.629.3125
E-mail: []

Artists, Want to Redecorate Brooklyn College Radio station?

August 3, 2012

WBCR the Brooklyn College radio station wants to redecorate the station. They are hoping to
make a mural on one of the walls. They have ideas of what we would like
drawn but they need an artist and are looking for volunteers. Contact: Nofar Glisko if you are interested.

Internship Brooklyn Museum, Museum Education

August 2, 2012

We are offering a new (unpaid) internship this fall and spring at the Brooklyn Museum. I would be greatly obliged if you would share with any interested students or colleagues.

Adelia E. Gregory
Museum Guide Program Coordinator
Adult and Access Programs
Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11238


Museum Guide Program Internship, Brookyn Museum.pdf

Opportunity for Studio Art ALUMS

August 1, 2012


2013 Van Lier Visual Artist Fellowship

DEADLINE: September 7, 2012

Info Sessions: July 25 and August 4, 2012

Wave Hill Visual Arts Program presents the work of contemporary artists who engage in a dialogue with nature, culture and site through the Glyndor Gallery, Sunroom Project Space, generated@wavehill, and the Winter Workspace Program. Wave Hill administers a Visual Artist Fellowship on behalf of the Edward and Sally Van Lier Fund of the New York Community Trust. The Van Lier Fellowship provides support for talented, culturally diverse young artists who are seriously dedicated to a career in the arts. Interested artists can apply online at

The Van Lier Visual Artist Fellowship is a yearlong artist fellowship that will be awarded to two New York City-based artists, who are 30 years of age or younger and are not currently enrolled in a degree-granting program. The fellowship provides emerging artists from culturally diverse backgrounds valuable mentorship opportunities, including learning from the curatorial staff about the creation and interpretation of exhibitions and arts programming, as well as working with artists and arts professionals to define career paths over the course of the program (January through December 2013). Van Lier Fellows will be given studio space during the Winter Workspace Program and a solo show in the Sunroom Project Space.

The goal for each Van Lier Fellow at Wave Hill is to develop the skills and professional credit needed to establish a successful career in art. Fellows will:

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Participate in the six-week Winter Workspace program (February 14 – March 25, 2013);

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Create a solo show in the Sunroom Project Space (early September – mid-October 2013);

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Receive career mentoring, proposal development support, and portfolio reviews from staff and experts in the field;

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Work with staff to observe the artist selection process and attend studio visits;

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Learn to speak about and interpret their art, while interacting with the public through the Winter Workspace Program; and

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Meet regularly with curators to outline and review the development of their art work and their career paths.

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Receive a stipend of $7,000

Interested artists are strongly encouraged to visit Wave Hill before submitting an application. Currently on view until August 19 are projects by this year Van Lier Fellows Nova Jiang and Cameron Rowland.

/span>Information sessions will be held on July 25 at 6:30 PM and August 4 at 3:00 PM. RSVP: visualarts./span>

Eligibility: We are seeking applicants who:

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Are an emerging artist 30 years of age or younger;

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Are from underrepresented communities and/or culturally diverse backgrounds;

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Reside within one of the five boroughs of New York City;

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Have completed college and not be enrolled in a degree-granting program in 2013;

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Demonstrate artistic and career potential;

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Are not represented by a commercial gallery; and

span style=’font:7.0pt “Times New Roman”‘> Are available to participate in the Winter Workspace and Sunroom Project Space Programs.

Application Process: Applications to be considered for the Van Lier Fellowship are due on September 7, 2012, using this online application. We are interested in what you would like to achieve during the year-long fellowship and how it would help further your career goals.

Wave Hill has a Web portal for artists to submit applications online. We no longer accept proposals by mail or e-mail. To submit an application online, please go to

Selection Process: Applications will be reviewed and evaluated by Wave Hill curatorial staff to determine applicant artistic potential and likelihood of significant career growth from receiving the fellowship. Finalists will be contacted to schedule in-person interviews at Wave Hill October 1 to October 12, 2012. Final notifications of the recipients of the Van Lier Visual Artist Fellowship will be made by the end of October 2012.

Any questions? Contact visualarts or 718-549-3200, x213.