CMA Stories

As our CIVICKIDS campaign comes to a close, we met with our Governors Island neighbor play:groundNYC to discuss self-directed play, learning from our mistakes, and the benefits of a creative environment in dealing with difficult conditions. Read more

Learn all about Teaching Artist Sofía del Mar Collins! Read more

Read on to hear Teaching Artist Tahmina Norin Sharmin's thoughts on art and civic engagement. Read more

Teaching Artist Zack Filkoff discusses the role of an institution in fostering civic engagement, his photography practice, and more! Read more

Teaching Artist Larkin Grimm shares her thoughts on how art can impact civic engagement. Read more

Teaching Artist Marissa Gutiérrez-Vicario teaches complimentary colors to RESTART, our arts education program for children living in transitional housing. Read more

Meet Teaching Artist Yiran Guo!

Yiran Guo joins the staff as a Fine Arts Teaching Artist! Get to know her below. Read more

Meet Teaching Artist Carmen Lucia!

CMA caught up with Teaching Artist Carmen Lucia to discuss the role of art education and her artistic process. Read more

Jacob Hicks is a Texas-born oil painter that reinterprets art historical portraiture to evaluate personhood, objectification, and iconography. Learn about his practice below! Read more

On April 27 + 28, Teaching Artist Ciara Ruddock leads a gallery workshop as part of CMA's Artist In Residence program. Learn more about Ciara and her work! Read more

On Thursday, April 25 from 4-6pm, Teaching Artist Julia Rich and their collaborator Stefan Skripak will host a free interactive workshop. Learn about their collaboration below! Read more

On Thursday, March 21, Boston-based author Vita Murrow hosts a workshop and reading from her new book "Power to the Princess". Learn more about Vita below! Read more

Illustrator and Teaching Artist Emerson Hiller shares her views on arts education in the classroom. Read more

Marianna Peragallo discusses her love of Sculpey, her artistic practice, and how the power of art affects children. Read more

Public art advocate and Queens Democratic County Committee member Nora Gomez-Strauss is hosting Story Time at our NYC Cultural Festival this Sunday, January 27 at 11 am. Learn more about her work! Read more

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