New York Art Now is a five-day contemporary art summer school that takes place in the heart of New York. Using the city as its classroom, this stimulating and informative series of specialist-led sessions will build knowledge and appreciation for modern and contemporary art. From Long Island City and Chelsea to Brooklyn and Harlem, New York Art Now will immerse participants in the culture of contemporary art, the New York art scene and contemporary art world practice. Each day begins with morning lectures followed by visits to museum exhibitions, private foundations and gallery shows taking place around the city over summer. This course is essential for summer study in New York City.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
• The culture of contemporary art, the New York contemporary art scene and contemporary art world practice
• The local market for contemporary art in today’s global art world
• Exposure to the contemporary artists and venues around New York City