New York City
Art Teachers 
Association

United Federation of Teachers

NYSATA- REGION 8 

WELCOME TO OUR WEBSITE 

UPCOMING EVENTS!!
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FREE DRAWING 


WORKSHOP &


TOUR!

JOIN US OVER THE FEB BREAK FOR A DRAWING  WORKSHOP AND TOUR OF THE HISTORIC SALMAGUNDI ART CLUB ON 5TH AVE IN GREENWICH VILLAGE!



TUESDAY FEB 18TH, 9AM TO NOON

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 
This hands on workshop will teach anyone - no matter what their experience level - how to draw what they see at a sophisticated level. Learn how to control proportion, shape, and values in a drawing by learning from the old masters in the oldest artist club in New York City! Additionally, participants will get an EXCLUSIVE tour of current exhibits, and see areas of the Salmagundi Club that are usually just for members. 


Space is limited, so make sure to register today! 


Sponsored by the School of Atelier Arts


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FRIDAY MARCH 2OTH, 4:30 - 6:30


uft, 50 broadway, 10004 - 2nd flr


MATERIAL FOR THE 


ARTS WORKSHOP


CTLE CREDIT AVAILALBLE!



Join John Kaiser Cloud, Director of Education MFTA for


an afternoon of making art from recycled objects and


find out how you can get a wealth of donated materials 


for your own school!  Refreshments will be served.


CLICK HERE FOR FLYER AND REGISTRATION LINK


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THE NEW YORK CITY ART TEACHERS ASSOCIATION/ UFT
in collaboration with COPE NYC, BRAVE & OPERATION RESPECT 
presents our

2020 Student Exhibit Opportunity

INSIDE/OUTSIDE:
 YOUNG ARTISTS UNITE AGAINST BULLYING IV 
Identifying and understanding a problem are the first steps in finding a solution.

 Submission deadline for Images & Statements: 
By Thursday, March 5TH 2020 Contact: Joan L. Davidson, ArtJoanD@aol.com

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2020 ART EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR


 AWARD NOMINATIONS FORMS

 


ARE NOW UP.


Nominate yourself or a deserving colleague /mentor today!


Visit our  ART ED AWARDS PAGE


For complete information 

and to download 

the 2020 nomination form.


DEADLINE APRIL 20TH 2020


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UFT SPRING CONFERENCE - MAY 16 -SAVE THE DATE
 - REG INFO COMING SOON

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THANKS TO ALL WHO ATTENDED

NYCATA/UFT'S 38TH CONFERENCE

ARTWORKS 2019!!!

SAT. OCT 26TH 2019

Theme: How Art Education Shapes Lives


 4 CTLE Credit hours available if needed• 29 Workshops 

• Commercial Exhibits • Participate in our Artist/Teacher Exhibit 

and Student Exhibit • Raffle Prizes • Complimentary Museum Passes

Continental Breakfast • Hot Lunch • Sweet Reception


NEW YORK TEACHER ARTICLE LINK


JEAN SHIN, ARTIST OF THE YEAR/KEYNOTE SPEAKER! 

Nationally recognized artist Jean Shin is best known for her monumental installations that transform everyday objects into elegant expressions of identity and community engagement. Her work has been widely exhibited in over 150 major museums and cultural institutions, including solo exhibitions at The Museum of Modern Art in New York, Philadelphia Museum of Art and Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington DC. 

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Nominations are now being accepted for NYCATA/UFT Executive Officers  2021-2023


 NYCATA/UFT will be holding elections for executive officers for the 2021-2023 term.


  The NYCATA/UFT officers are:  

President/Chairperson, 

Executive Vice President, 

Secretary, 

Treasurer. 


 Note that the Office of President and Vice President may only be held by a current or retired UFT Art Educator. 


If you are interested in nominating yourself please send your Name, Present Professional Position,

 Education and a statement of no more than 250 words outlining your significant professional  experience, vision for NYCATA/UFT, art education and the office you are interested in. 


 Mail to NYCATA/UFT Elections, UFT, 50 Broadway, 10th floor, New York, NY 10004 by March 1st 2020.

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EXHIBIT YOUR OWN 

ARTWORK WITH NYCATA/UFT
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Spring 2020 Artist/Teacher Exhibit



Open call to Artist 


All types of original art, Paintings, Drawings, Photography, Sculpture…



Boricua College Gallery 


3755 Broadway, NYC 10032 


(Between 155th and 156th St.)


May 5th – 29th, 2020


Reception: Friday May 8th, 2019 



ENTRY DEADLINE:

 

Friday, March 27th, 2020 


Entry Fee: $25


CLICK HERE FOR ENTRY FORM



 for more information 


Email: 




PAST ARTIST TEACHER EXHIBITIONS

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Slide Show
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History of NYCATA Artworks Conference posters designed by Tom Naegele

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In Memory of Amy Brooke Snider

2014 NYCATA /UFT
ART EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR

Thank you Amy, you were a mentor and friend to so many and true leader in our field. 


Amy Brooke Snider, July 26, 1940 - December 17, 2018, an artist whose medium was education. Born in Queens, NY, to Silas and Clara Snider (nee Fox). After studying painting, she earned a PhD in Education from NYU. Dr. Snider's five decades of innovative work as a teacher of art and design education in NYC public schools and The Pratt Institute were characterized by a collaborative spirit and interdisciplinary approach. At Pratt, Snider founded the Art & Design Education Department and was its Chair for over 30 years. She remained Professor Emerita until her death.  Contributions in her name may be made to the ACLU, and/or to EPIC Long Island c/o Mr. Tom Hopkins, 1500 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, NY, 11554