New York City
Art Teachers 
Association

United Federation of Teachers

NYSATA- REGION 8 

WELCOME TO OUR WEBSITE 

UPCOMING EVENTS!!
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CORONA-VIRUS UPDATE:  These are trying time for all of us, as we struggle to comprehend and deal with the ramifications of this pandemic our thoughts are with you all, and we urge all to do their best to stay safe and follow CDC guidelines as we navigate these uncertain times.


Educators are faced with the task of continuing classes digitally.  There are many resources to help.  Here are some useful links and we urge you to visit our FACEBOOK page for new resources, ideas and solidarity  . 



PLEASE VISIT  OUR FACEBOOK PAGE TO POST ANY OTHER RELEVANT SITES AND IDEAS

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NOT CANCELED - THIS IS CURRENTLY A DIGITAL PROCESS

 PLEASE CONSIDER NOMINATING YOURSELF OR COLLEAGUE


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

2020 Student Exhibit Opportunity

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

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO SUBMITTED WORK.  WE ARE ASSEMBLING THE EXHIBIT POWER POINT BUT THE RECEPTION HAS BEEN POSTPONED.

FOR MORE INFO CONTACT
Contact: Joan L. Davidson, ArtJoanD@aol.com 



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APRIL 2, 4-6:30


SORRY

CANCELED :(


NYCATA/UFT


$5 WORKSHOP


SERIES!



JOIN US AT THE

 MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN 

2 COLUMBUS CIRCLE

STAINED GLASS K-12 HANDS ON WORKSHOP AND TOUR


Explore the stained glass work of Judith Schaechter and Brian Clarke and make your own painting in stained glass style.  This project can be replicated with students in k-12.  Sargent Art Supplies  https://sargentart.com/ will provide all the materials as well as art supplies to take home!  Refreshments, museum passes will be provided and the museum is open late for you to explore afterwards!  Open to All 


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Exploring
 
ArtMath/MathArt

 Connections:

SORRY
CANCELED :(

 “PERSONAL
 IMAGE MAKING
 
INSPIRED BY MATHEMATICAL CONCEPTS, QUILTS AND PAINTINGS” 

Tuesday May 12, 2020 

4:30 - 8:30 pm 52 Broadway, NYC 10004 • Floor 19 • 

$ 25 includes light refreshments and Hot Dinner
Please register early, this will sell out

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM

FORM MUST BE PRINTED AND MAILED IN WITH CHECK,
DEADLINE; MAY4TH

SPONSORED BY THE UFT MATH COMMITTEE IN CONJUNCTION WITH NYCATA/UFT

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UFT SPRING CONFERENCE 


MAY 16TH, 7AM-3PM

 

NY HILTON, NYC 54th St./6th Ave.


THE UFT HAS NOT OFFICIALLY CANCELED THIS EVENT AS OF YET


You are invited to attend the annual Spring Education Conference. The event will feature breakfast, a town hall, exhibits, vendors, giveaways and raffles, workshops and

 a gala luncheon.  


JOIN NYCATA/UFT FOR LUNCH: 

NYCATA/UFT will have a table reserved for the luncheon, once you have registered please contact us and we will include you at the NYCATA table (space permitting)


You may register by mail


click HERE for mail in registration form


or register online HERE


A REG LINK WILL BE UP SHORTLY


Read descriptions of the workshops »

The cost to register is $50 per person, with an additional fee for members seeking CTLE hours. 

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SAVE THE DATE
NYCATA YEAR END MEETING
 AND ART EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR
 AWARDS RECEPTION AT THE MET
JUNE 19 2020
MORE INFO COMING SOON
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FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW TO CONTACT US

OR TO ADD /UPDATE YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS FOR OUR MAILING/MEMBERS LIST.

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EXHIBIT YOUR

 ARTWORK

WITH

NYCATA/UFT

PAST ARTIST TEACHER EXHIBITION


Spring 2020 Artist/Teacher Exhibit


SORRY CANCELED :(


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: 




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LINKS

UFT WEBSITE:

INSTAGRAM

FACE BOOK: 


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


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History of NYCATA Artworks Conference posters designed by Tom Naegele