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Right Place, Right Time

BY DAVID ROSS
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 14, 2016

David Ross, former director of the Whitney Museum of American Art, takes us on a whirlwind tour of the veritable who's who of artists he worked with during his time at the museum. It's a fascinating glimpse of a more intimate side of the modern art world.

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Shakespeare in Sculpture

BY JUDY SIGUNICK
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 14, 2016

Sculptor Judy Sigunick presents her large scale ceramic figurative work and how its inspired by the fiction of Shakespeare. Plus a little kimchi.

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Big Printing

BY BETH WEINTRAUB
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 14, 2016

Artist Beth Weintraub talks about her large scale intaglio prints in this lively and funny talk.

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A Delicate Line

BY JAYOUNG YOON
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 14, 2016

Artist Jayoung Yoon discusses her artistic practice of incorporating her own hair into her delicate and ephemeral, yet striking, sculptures and installations.

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Girl Scribe

BY JULIE SELTZER
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 14, 2016

In this charming presentation, Julie Seltzer talks about what it's like being the second female Torah scribe... ever.

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Beyond Image and Sculpture

BY RENA LEINBERGER
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 14, 2016

Artist Rena Leinberger discusses how her artistic practice ambivalence might embrace moral dimensions.

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A Return to Comics

BY SUMMER PIERRE
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 14, 2016

Cartoonist Summer Pierre discusses her return to making comics.

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Empowering Clerks Network

BY ORI ALON EMPOWERING CLERKS NETWORK
@ VOL 6 ON JUN 14, 2016

Artist Ori Alon of The Center for Supportive Bureaucracy offers the Forgiver's License (Class A&B), Joy Permits, Adults Special Achievement Stickers, Refurbished Report Cards, DIY Certificates of Recognition, Certified Apology Declarations and other official documents by licensed Empowering Clerks.

 
 Visit www.supportivebureaucracy.org to learn more.
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A Life in Perspective

BY SUSANNE MOSS
@ VOL 6 ON JUN 14, 2016

Photographer Susanne Moss has had a number of careers and traveled to some far off places in the world learning lots of lessons and gaining some perspective on life in the USA. Here she shares some of these with the photos she's taken along the way.

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What Does Success Mean to You?

BY LAUREN MAPLES
@ VOL 6 ON JUN 14, 2016

Lauren Maples, founder and director of bijakids, talks about her own journey of defining what succes is and how the lessons she learned along the way informs her daycare practice. 

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Putting a Neighborhood Back Together

BY MADELINE FLETCHER
@ VOL 6 ON JUN 14, 2016

Madeline Fletcher, head of the Newburgh Land Bank, explains how her organization revitalizes neighborhoods block by block in the economically challenged city of Newburgh, NY. 

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Staging Art

BY JASON HUGHES
@ VOL 6 ON JUN 14, 2016

Jason Hughes, one half of LnJ Tech Services, provides an overview of the services his company offers, from custom lighting and lighting fixtures, to stage and set construction, to AV services. Truly a one stop shop.

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