New York City
Art Teachers 
Association

United Federation of Teachers

NYSATA- REGION 8 

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NYCATA/UFT'S 2022, STUDENT EXHIBIT OPPORTUNITY

INSIDE/OUTSIDE 22:

"YOUNG ARTISTS, IMAGINE IF"


Teachers ask


 your students, 


“If they could imagine or change anything, how would they show that in their artwork and writing?”


DEADLINE:  Tuesday April 5th

SUBMIT UP TO 10 PIECES


CLICK HERE FOR 1 PAGE GUIDELINE AND ENTRY FORM LINK

ALL STUDENTS  WILL BE RECOGNIZED IN A  VIRTUAL RECEPTION IN MAY! 


JOIN US JAN 20TH - A SPECIAL "IMAGINE IF" ART TEACHERS ART CLUB WE WILL EXPLORE MOTIVATION,STRATEGIES AND HANDS ON ACTIVITIES TO HELP YOU ENGAGE YOUR STUDENTS IN THIS EXCITING EXHIBIT! 

MEMBERS AND FRIENDS OPEN MEETING!
LINK TO PREREGISTER THURS. JAN 20: 7-8:30

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THURSDAY NIGHT
ART TEACHERS ART CLUB

ANNOUNCING OUR FREE THURSDAY NIGHT
 VIRTUAL TEACHER ART CLUB

AN INFORMAL AND FUN WAY TO MAKE ART, NETWORK WITH COLLEAGUES OR PRESENT YOUR FAVORITE PROJECT

  

MEETINGS ARE ON SELECT THURSDAY EVENINGS, 7-8:30PM 

VIA AN EASY CLICKABLE ZOOM LINK.


TO RECEIVE EMAIL NOTIFICATON OF UPCOMING MEETINGS,

BE A GUEST PRESENTER OR FOR MORE INFORMATION


CONTACT STEFANIE ABBEY AT MNDNSPIRIT@AOL.COM


FIND VIDEOS OF ALL OUR PAST ART CLUB PROJECTS


 ON OUR NYCATA/UFT YOUTUBE CHANNEL


CLICK HERE TO GO TO YOUTUBE!


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CREATE A VIRTUAL 


 ART SHOW FOR YOUR



 STUDENTS,SCHOOL,SELF!

          Visit SCHOOLARTSHOW.COM

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THANK YOU TO ALL THAT MADE IT TO OUR

Oct. 7th, State Of NYC
Art Education Virtual Townhall

with Karen Rosner, Head of Visual Arts NYCDOE

Contact Karen or Amber at the Office of Arts and Special Projects
krosner@schools.nyc.gov     alodman@schools.nyc.gov

VISIT THE DOE'S NEW COMPREHENSIVE VISUAL ARTS WEBSITE HERE
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CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL STUDENTS AND TEACHERS WHO PARTICIPATED IN

INSIDE/OUTSIDE 21:

YOUNG ARTISTS RESPOND TO THE

COVID-19 PANDEMIC

98 students from 19 city schools were honored at our virtual reception on May 26th!


Download our Free Teaching Power Point

To replicate this lesson in your curriculum

INSIDE

OUTSIDE 21


IN THE


NEWS


NY CITY EDITION


NY STATE EDITION

CLICK BELOW TO SEE OUR NYC EXHIBITS IN THEIR ENTIRETY

click "speaker" on bottom right to play music with the gallery slide show





LATETIA, GRADE 8

"UNVACINATED"


Click HERE for the full

MIDDLE SCHOOL exhibit









ARIANNA, GRADE 4

"COVID-19 FRONTLINERS"


Click HERE for the full

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL exhibit









SARAH, GRADE 9

"SAFE ON MY OWN"


Click HERE for the full

HIGHSCHOOL exhibit




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NYCATA ENCOURAGES NYC TEACHERS TO THINK LOCALLY AND GO GLOBALLY

     ATTENTION HS AND MIDDLE SCHOOL TEACHERS 
          NYCATA/UFT HAS ENDORSED  THE JUNK KOUTURE PROJECT!

 Junk Kouture is a global platform to unleash the creative brilliance of young people.  
  The NYCDOE and NYC Climate Week have partnered to begin in September. 
 
JUNK KOUTURE challenges the world's most talented emerging young designers, engineers, artists and performers to envision, create and model high end couture 
from everyday repurposed materials.

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TEACHING THROUGH A PANDEMIC


ARTISTS/ART TEACHERS


 DIGITAL RESOURCES


  NAEA Advocacy: An Open Letter to Superintendents, Principals, and School Board Members

Artists and 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



PLEASE VISIT  OUR FACEBOOK PAGE  AND INSTAGRAM TO POST AND VIEW RELEVANT SITES AND IDEAS AND TO COMMUNICATE WITH OUR COMMUNITY IN REAL TIME.


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NYCATA/UFT'S

2021/22 ARTIST

TEACHER EXHIBIT 

OPEN MEETING

JOIN US FOR AN ARTISTS' RECEPTION AND FIND OUT HOW YOU CAN EXHIBIT YOUR ARTWORK WITH US IN OUR UPCOMING VIRTUAL AND LIVE GROUP EXHIBITS.

TUES. FEB 8, 6:30 - 8PM

CLICK HERE TO

PREREGISTER

"THE LOST YEAR, 
A NEW AWAKENING"
CLICK HERE TO VIEW ENTIRE EXHIBIT


To participate in


 future exhibits 


opportunities fill out the 


contact us form at the 


bottom of this page



NYCATA IS LOOKING FOR A MEMBERS WHO

 WANT TO SHOW THEIR WORK AND 

 ORGANIZE / COORDINATE  EXHIBITS TO

SERVE ON  OUR EXHIBIT  COMMITTEE,

 IF INTERESTED PLEASE CONTACT US

DIRECTLY AT NYCATA.UFT@GMAIL.COM


PAST ARTIST TEACHER EXHIBITS

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STUDENT EXHIBITS

CLICK IMAGE TO GO TO STUDENT EXHIBITS

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

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Covid was only a small part of the problems we had to tackle as educators and citizens. Our Board unanimously voted to endorse and stand with the NY State Arts Education Community in support of Black Lives Matter.

Endorsed by the NYS Art , Dance, Music and Theater Education Associations.


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BLACK LIVES

 MATTER

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THANK YOU

TO THE ART TEACHERS

 WHO TOOK THE TIME TO

 FILL OUT OUR SUMMER

 ART ED SURVEY AND

 PARTICIPATE

IN OUR FALL 2020 OPEN

 MEMBERS TOWNHALL!

A special thank you To Karen Rosner NYC DOE Office of Arts and Special Programing for being our guest speaker.  

  DOWNLOAD THE OASP "BACK TO TEACHING ART GUIDE" BELOW 

"CONSIDERATIONS FOR BLENDED AND REMOTE LEARNING IN THE VISUAL ARTS"

and get more info at  LINKS/RESOURCES 
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REMOTE TEACHING/BACK TO SCHOOL ART SURVEY

CLICK BELOW

 FOR RESULTS!

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