You Are Invited!

September 7, 2019By Costa Vavagiakisannouncements

The Annual Instructors’ Exhibition at the Art Students League of New York Since the late nineteenth century, The Art Students League of New York has launched its fall exhibition season with a presentation of work by current instructors. Notable teachers who have taken part in this historic tradition include Peggy Bacon, Thomas Hart Benton, William … Read More

Announcing 2019 NYC Summer Workshops

July 14, 2019By Costa Vavagiakisannouncements

  PORTRAIT PAINTING Monday–Friday, July 29–Aug. 2, 2019 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM | $920 This all-day all-week workshop is designed to help the student learn the finer points of this time-honored art form. All the stages of the portrait painting process will be examined from the under-painting to the completed portrait. Students will develop a … Read More

Student Concours 2019

April 18, 2019By Costa Vavagiakisannouncements

The Student Concours: Tradition in Atelier Education Each year from January to May, work of Art Students League of New York students is exhibited in the Phyllis Harriman Mason Gallery. The “Student Concours” exhibit showcases the work of all the school’s students in every discipline (painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, mixed media). Each week the exhibit … Read More

A Celebration of the Creativity and Diversity
of the Art Students League of New York

October 6, 2018By Costa Vavagiakisannouncements

Pop-up shows are becoming extremely popular. They are a response to the vacant storefronts and offices now common in New York City’s economic climate. The resourceful are converting unorthodox locations into creative showcases to view art. These unused spaces can liberate artists and curators from the conventional installations of white box galleries. The unexpected setting … Read More

Pop-Up Art Show #3

September 19, 2018By Costa Vavagiakisannouncements

I will be at the opening reception of Pop-Up Art Show #3 by The Perspective Collective. Curated by Momo Evans, this exhibition of twenty-three artists, including many of my students, will be on view through September 29.

On Paper is Now Online!

June 1, 2018By Costa Vavagiakisannouncements

On Paper: An Exhibition of Drawings, is on exhibit until Friday, June 22, 2018 at The Florence Academy of Art, 888 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302. In case you can’t make it in person, you can view the exhibit at their online gallery.