BREAKING GLASS- Solo Show Esther Boesche, June 30- July 10

Please join ICP Alumna Esther Boesche for her solo show "Breaking Glass" Esther Boesche is a multidisciplinary artist who was born in Northern Germany and lives and works in Brooklyn. In her work she is observing influences and characteristics of social, political and anthropological systems. Esther Boesche has studied Design and Photography at the Muthesius School of… Continue reading BREAKING GLASS- Solo Show Esther Boesche, June 30- July 10

Anna Ekros’s All Things Shining (Feb 20-22)

February 16, 2015, Long Island City, NY – Three days before Anna Ekros’s solo thesis show opening, I visited the ICP-Bard MFA studio to see the installation in progress. Two weeks earlier, I met her for an hour-long interview.   A large portrait of a young man greets you on the other side of the… Continue reading Anna Ekros’s All Things Shining (Feb 20-22)

Interview with Qiana Mestrich by Kathy Akey

Tell me about the title of your show. I've always been interested in how metaphors are used in daily language. If you break the phrase down, another definition of the word "dead" means "precise," like "dead center". The word "ringer" comes from a 19th-century horse racing term used to describe a horse substituted for another… Continue reading Interview with Qiana Mestrich by Kathy Akey

From last night’s opening

Last night was the opening of this year's MFA thesis group show.  The show, its catalog, and the whole event were a smashing success.  We had a fantastic turn out of supporters, ICP community members, and students from previous classes. Here's a picture Alison Morley shot of me offering the annual Alumni toast.  And here… Continue reading From last night’s opening