Alumni: Visual Arts

Rachel Garber Cole (2018)

  Rachel Garber Cole is a filmmaker/performance artist in Brooklyn, NY. She holds a BFA  in Theater Arts from Macalester College.   Her recent work has been exhibited...

Hannah Berger (2018)

  Hannah Berger is a visual artist living in Queens. She assembles and manipulates discarded objects in various states of decay to create abstracted furniture.   Originally from...

Taro Takizawa (2018)

  Taro Takizawa is an artist who focuses on printmaking, wall vinyl installations, drawings and 2D designs. Born in Tomakomai, Japan in 1984, he has been...

Robert Macinnis (2017)

  Rob MacInnis is a Canadian artist who creates multimedia artworks concerned with the notions of impossibility, communication, and belief; projects where animals form their own...

Mara Lefebvre (2017)

Mara Lefebvre is a sculptor, writer, and obsessive collector. Her artwork marries these interests to create a sculptural language, combining original narratives, altered photographs and...

Julie Curtiss (2017)

Julie Tuyet Curtiss (b. 1982) is a French-Vietnamese painter who lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Her graphic style, bordering on illustration, conjures Chicago Imagism, comic...

Rebecca Soderholm (2017)

Rebecca Soderholm ('17 and ’14) is a photographer based in Keene Valley. Her photographs and video were recently shown at the SUNY Adirondack Visual Arts...

Undine Brod (2017)

Undine Brod grew up in a trifecta of cities: Los Angeles, Seattle and New York City. She earned an MFA from The Ohio State University in...

Greg Slick (2017)

Greg Slick lives and works in Beacon, NY and has exhibited in NYC as well as internationally. Most recently, his work was featured in The Fertile Rock,...

Katarina Riesing (2017)

    Katarina Riesing is a NY-based multi-disciplinary artist.  A native of Knoxville, TN, she now teaches in the School of Art and Design at Alfred University...

Shelley Feinerman (2017)

Shelley Feinerman For most of her career Shelley was a representational artist who embraced the possibilities of a synthesis between abstraction and representation.  Always a  colorist,...

Kim Hoeckele (2017)

Kim Hoeckele is a New York-based artist born in Atlanta, Georgia. She uses research, observation, and aggregation as raw material, working across photography, video, installation,...

Jayoung Yoon (2017)

    Jayoung Yoon is an interdisciplinary artist using Human Hair as a medium. She received her M.F.A. in Fiber from Cranbrook Academy of Art in Michigan,...

Wade Schaming (2017)

  Wade Schaming was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His sculptures are built through assemblage, allowing materials to remain unchanged from how they are found; they are...

Sam Shmith (2017)

    Sam Shmith is an Australian photo-media artist based in New York City.   Sam works in a variety of photographic media; pigment, digital type C and dye...

Lesley Wamsley (2017)

  Lesley Wamsley is a visual artist living and working in New York City. She earned a Master of Fine Arts degree in Painting and Drawing...

Melissa Zarem (2016)

Melissa Zarem is an abstract painter and printmaker. Her work, primarily on paper, combines media in layers that include expressive gesture, accrued texture and graphic formal...

Susan English (2016)

Susan English is an artist who has lived and worked in the Hudson Valley for the last 18 years.She has been an active member of the greater...

Beth Giacummo (2016)

Beth Giacummo is an artist, curator and educator. She holds a BFA from the School of Visual Arts and a MFA in New Forms from Pratt Institute.   Exhibiting...

Linda Ganjian (2016)

Linda Ganjian  is a NY-based artist who works in a variety of materials, from clay to cement to paper. She received her BA from Bard College...

Samira Abbassy (2016)

Samira Abbassy is an Arab-Iranian born in the city of Ahwaz in southwestern Iran. In 1967 her family moved to Britain where she studied painting, at Birmingham Polytechnic...

Zachary Skinner (2016)

Zachary Skinner  is an interdisciplinary artist who works with themes of geo-engineering, humanitarian activism, and explores the nexus of inner strength and creativity.   Skinner received his BFA...

Shanti Grumbine (2016)

Shanti Grumbine is a Brooklyn-based visual artist. She has been an artist in residence at Yaddo, the Millay Colony, Ucross Foundation, Wave Hill Winter Workspace Residency,...

Gary Sczerbaniewicz (2016)

Gary Sczerbaniewicz received his BFA in Sculpture from the NYS College of Ceramics at Alfred University and his MFA from the Department of Visual Studies at...

Rachel Fein-Smolinski (2016)

Rachel Fein-Smolinski is an artist living and working in Syracuse, NY. A native of Buffalo, NY, she received a BFA in Photography from the San Francisco Art Institute in 2014,...

Gabe Brown (2016)

Gabe Brown was born in Tucson, Arizona and raised in New York City. She received her BFA from The Cooper Union and was awarded a Full...

Becky Brown (2016)

Becky Brown was born in Manhattan and currently lives in the Bronx. She works between painting, drawing, sculpture and installation using found images, objects and texts.   Becky...

Ralph Turturro (1999, 2008)

Ralph Turturro is an abstract painter working primarily in acrylics and mixed media. His bold style and unrelenting search for the non-representational are passionately executed,...