Tagged with Arts in NYC

Studio:Practice

Studio:Practice

A couple of weeks ago our little family went to meet our friend and artist, An Hoang, at her painting studio. I have been wanting a painting of hers for a couple of years and we finally decided to buy a small one. Additionally, Alexandra has been very interested in art for a while now, … Continue reading

Visual Noise & Visual Literacy

Visual Noise & Visual Literacy

My Arts in New York City course had it’s last experiential component to a small gallery on the Lower East Side called Station Independent Projects. This is a tiny space, tucked inside some streets north of the Williamsburg Bridge entrance. I decided to take the students there because an acquaintance from my early days of … Continue reading

Observations

I have been formally teaching for 13 years now. Eleven years in secondary school, two years in community college. That means I have been observed at least 40 times formally; those formal observations were written up, rated, and put into my permanent teaching file. Of course, having held various leadership positions at my high school, … Continue reading