New York City
Art Teachers 
Association/
United Federation of Teachers

NYSATA- REGION 8 

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ENTER YOUR ARTWORK IN OUR FIRST LIVE EXHIBIT! SINCE THE PADEMIC!!


 El Barrio's Art Space,


215 E. 99th St., NYC.


"Metamorphosis" 


 JAN 7 - 27, 2O23



SUBMIT YOUR WORK BY DEC 10 2022


ARTISTS RECEPTION, FRI. JAN 6 2023


Artist may submit 1 to 3 works for consideration 


CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION


AN OPEN LETTER FROM OUR EXHIBIT COMMITTEE



ENTER HERE

THIS IS  A JURIED EXHIBIT AND THERE IS A $25 ADMINSTRTIVE FEE PER PARTICIPATING  ARTIST. THE FEE IS REFUNDABLE IF YOUR WORK CAN NOT BE EXHIBITED  

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ENTER YOUR STUDENT ARTWOK IN OUR 2023 VIRTUAL RECEPTION


ANNOUNCING


 INSIDE/OUTSIDE 23

 

TEACHERS HAVE YOUR STUDENTS SHOW THEIR WORK IN OUR VIRTUAL GALLERY!   



OUR 2023 THEME "KEEPING IT REAL"!!


YOUNG ARTISTS SHARE WHATS ON THEIR MINDS

TEACHERS MAY SUBMIT UP TO 10 STUDENT IMAGES WITH STATEMENTS
DOWNLOAD OUR ONE PAGE INSTUCTIONS AND GUIDELINES
VISIT OUR ARTIST REPRODUCTION POWERPOINT
TO SHARE WITH YOUR STUDENTS  
SUGGESTIONS AND PROMPTS TO HELP WITH STUDENT STATEMENTS 

CLICK HERE FOR OUR SIMPLIFIED ELECTRONIC ENTRY FORM
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: WEDNESDAY APRIL 19 2023
FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO GET ON THE INSIDE/OUTSIDE 23 TEACHERS LIST CONTACT NYCATA23@GMAIL.COM
ATTENTION: JOAN DAVIDSON, EXHIBIT COORDINATOR
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THANK YOU TO ALL THAT MADE IT TO OUR
MAD MUSEUM

TOUR & ART WORKSHOP
FRIDAY OCT 7TH 2022, SPECIAL THANKS TO SARGENT ARTS AND CRAFTS AND IRIN MAHAPARN, MAD SCHOOL AND TEACHER PROGRAMS
JOIN US THIS SPRING AS WE CONDUCT A TOUR AND RECEPTION OF
THE FRICK COLLECTION, DATE AND TIME COMING SOON!

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NYCATA/UFT'S STATE OF ART EDUCATION VIRTUAL TOWNHALL, 2022

REPLAY OUR 2022
BACK TO SCHOOL
STATE OF ART EDUCATION 
VIRTUAL TOWNHALL

 
Meeting was recorded in progress,
Karen's address begins at the 10 minute mark.
SPECIAL GUEST KAREN ROSNER
NYC DOE, OFFICE OF ARTS AND SPECIAL PROJECTS
AND SHARE OUTS FROM THE NYC ARTS EDUCATION COMMUNITY
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SEE LAST SPRINGS EHIBITS AND SHARE WITH YOUR STUDENTS


 INSIDE/OUTSIDE 22 - IMAGINE IF


CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE EXHIBIT IN OUR VIRTUAL GALLERY 

View our May 26th Student Reception Video

OPEN THE EXHIBIT PROGRAM

INSIDE/OUTSIDE 22:

YOUNG ARTISTS, IMAGINE IF


Teachers asked


 their students, 


“If they could imagine 

or change anything, 

how would they show that

 in their artwork and writing?”



TEACHERS RESOURCES BELOW

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.


FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO

 

BE A GUEST PRESENTER!


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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NYCATA/UFT AT NAEA2022, NYC MARCH 3-5, 2022

NYCATA hosted a NYC welcome table at this year's conference.  It was wonderful to meet and help out so many of our dedicated collegues from NY and from around the country.  Our Gratitude goes out to the NAEA as well as our friends at NYSATA for making this years conference a success!


NYCATA/UFT urges our friends and members to support and join both the NY State Art Education Association (Region 8 in NYC) and 

The National Art Educators Association.  

Our profession is supported, enhanced and advocated for on a State and National level by these two groups.  Our support is crucial in helping them promote the importance of art education in the lives of our students and advocating for qualified art specialists in our schools.


JOIN & SUPPORT NYSATA & NAEA TODAY!

NYSATA CONFERENCE BINGHAMTON NY NOVEMBER 18-20, 2022.*

NAEA NATIONAL CONVENTION, SAN ANTONIO, APRIL 13-15, 2023.*

  

*WORKSHOP PRESENTER WHO BELONG TO THE UFT CAN QUALIFY FOR 

A NYCATA HONORAIUM TO HELP PARTIALLY  PAY FOR EXPENSES. 

CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION

THANK YOU TO THOSE WHO VISITED OUR LOBBY TABLE AND JOINED US FOR OUR NYC MEET AND GREET!

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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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 OUR 2022/23

 


VIRTUAL

 MEMBERS

 EXHIBIT 

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VISIT OUR 2021 EXHIBIT BELOW 


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


NYCATA IS LOOKING FOR  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

CREATE YOUR OWN VIRTUAL 


 ART SHOW FOR YOUR


 STUDENTS,SCHOOL,SELF!

Visit


SCHOOLARTSHOW.COM

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NYCATA ENCOURAGES NYC TEACHERS TO THINK LOCALLY AND GO GLOBALLY

JUNK KOUTURE

     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. 

 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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Slide Show: 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.


 

BLACK LIVES

 MATTER

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TEACHING


 THROUGH A 


PANDEMIC


ARTISTS/ART 


TEACHERS


 DIGITAL


 RESOURCES


   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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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