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School of Visual Arts

Established 1947
Type: Private
President: David Rhodes
Faculty: approx. 800 part-time
Undergraduates: 3,093
Postgraduates: 407
Location: Flag of the United States New York City, New York, USA
Campus: Urban
Mascot: Image:SVA Squidley.gif Squidley
Website: SVA

The School of Visual Arts (SVA), is an art school in Manhattan, New York City and is one of the nation's leading independent colleges of art and design. It was established in 1947 by co-founders Silas H. Rhodes and Burne Hogarth as the Cartoonists and Illustrators School and was renamed in 1956.[1] SVA is a member of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD), a consortium of thirty-five leading art schools in the United States. The date of establishment or date of founding of an institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point. ... A private university is a university that is run without the control of any government entity. ... University President is the title of the highest ranking officer within a university, within university systems that prefer that appellation over other variations such as Chancellor or rector. ... A faculty is a division within a university. ... In some educational systems, undergraduate education is post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelors degree. ... Degree ceremony at Cambridge. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... This article is about the state. ... Motto: (traditional) In God We Trust (official, 1956–present) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York City Official language(s) None at the federal level; English de facto Government Federal Republic  - President George W. Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence - Declared - Recognized... Cities with at least a million inhabitants in 2006 An urban area is an area with an increased density of human-created structures in comparison to the areas surrounding it. ... Millie, once mascot of the City of Brampton, is now the Brampton Arts Councils representative. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos or other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... Marie Bashkirtseff, In the Studio, 1881, Dnipropetrovsk State Art Museum, Dnipropetrovsk. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... For other uses, see College (disambiguation). ... Silas H. Rhodes (b. ... Burne Hogarth (December 25, 1911 - January 28, 1996) was an American cartoonist, illustrator, educator, and author, and theoretician. ... AICAD logo. ...

Contents

Curriculum

SVA is a fully accredited college that requires the completion of a four-year, 120 credit course for a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. This includes 72 accumulated credits' worth of studio classes (where the curriculum requires the creation of some type of art), 30 accumulated credits of Humanities and Sciences courses, 12 accumulated credits of art history courses, and six discretionary credits. A credit is a unit that gives weighting to the value, level or time requirements of an academic course. ... The Bachelor of Fine Arts, usually abbreviated BFA, is the standard undergraduate degree for students seeking a professional education in the visual or performing arts. ... For a curriculum vitae, see Résumé. In formal education, a curriculum (plural curricula) is the set of courses, and their content, offered at a school or university. ... For other uses, see Humanities (disambiguation). ... This article is about the academic discipline of art history. ...


The Master of Fine Arts and Master of Professional Studies degrees require completion of 60 credits and a thesis project. In the United States, a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) is a terminal graduate degree in an area of visual, plastic, literary or performing arts typically requiring two to three years of study beyond the bachelor level. ... Master of Professional Studies (MPS, or MProfStuds, or MProfStudies) is a terminal interdisciplinary academic degree and is sometimes used by programs that do not fit into any traditional categories. ...


The MAT degree requires the completion of 36 credits and a thesis project.


As of 2006, the undergraduate degrees offered at SVA are Advertising, Animation, Cartooning, Computer art, Film & Video, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design, Photography, and Visual & Critical Studies. [2] In some educational systems, undergraduate education is post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelors degree. ... A degree is any of a wide range of status levels conferred by institutions of higher education, such as universities, normally as the result of successfully completing a program of study. ... Advert redirects here. ... The bouncing ball animation (below) consists of these 6 frames. ... A cartoonist at work. ... This computer generated image was created using the program Sterling Fractal, which uses a fractal to seed the colouring algorithms and filters. ... This article is about motion pictures. ... For other uses, see Video (disambiguation). ... Fine art is a term used to refer to fields traditionally considered to be artistic. ... Graphics are often utilitarian and anonymous,[1] as these pictographs from the US National Park Service illustrate. ... Illustration by Jessie Willcox Smith. ... It has been suggested that Interior decoration be merged into this article or section. ... Photography [fәtɑgrәfi:],[foʊtɑgrәfi:] is the process of recording pictures by means of capturing light on a light-sensitive medium, such as a film or electronic sensor. ...


In 1983, the school introduced its first graduate offering, a Master of Fine Arts program in painting, drawing and sculpture. Since then, SVA has added eight more graduate programs: Art Education; Art Criticism & Writing; Art Therapy; Computer art; Design; Digital Photography; Illustration as Visual Essay; and Photography, Video and Related Media. [3] This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Fine art is a term used to refer to fields traditionally considered to be artistic. ... For other uses , see Painting (disambiguation). ... For scale drawings or plans, see Plans (drawings). ... Sculptor redirects here. ... Art education is the area of learning that is based upon the visual, tangible arts—drawing, painting, sculpture, and design in jewelry, pottery, weaving, fabrics, etc and design applied to more practical fields such as commercial graphics and home furnishings. ... Monkeys as Judges of Art, 1889, Gabriel von Max. ... Write redirects here. ... Art therapy was invented by the great philosopher David Chapelle of the enlightenent era. ... This computer generated image was created using the program Sterling Fractal, which uses a fractal to seed the colouring algorithms and filters. ... Photography [fәtɑgrәfi:],[foʊtɑgrәfi:] is the process of recording pictures by means of capturing light on a light-sensitive medium, such as a film or electronic sensor. ... For other uses, see Video (disambiguation). ...


There are also non-degree departments offering courses in Art History and Humanities & Sciences, and a Continuing Education Division that offers non-credit courses from most SVA departments. [4] This article is about the academic discipline of art history. ... For other uses, see Humanities (disambiguation). ... For the scientific journal named Science, see Science (journal). ...


Location and Campus

The school has two Manhattan locations: in the Gramercy Park neighborhood, on the East Side; and in the Chelsea neighborhood, on the West Side, with a number of buildings catering to classes in different departments. This article is about the borough of New York City. ... Gramercy Park (sometimes misspelled as Grammercy) is a small, fenced-in private park in the Gramercy neighborhood of the New York City borough of Manhattan, accessible only to residents of certain townhouses in the area who have keys to the park. ... Converted townhouses along 23rd Street. ...


Main Building

The Main Building is located at 209 East 23rd Street, between Second Avenue and Third Avenue, and features classrooms, administrative offices, a cafeteria and an amphitheater. The upper floors are mostly designated for film and video courses, and the building features an amphitheater. The building’s lobby and an adjoining room also serve as a museum space for exhibits and public events. 23rd Street runs from river to river across Manhattan, carrying two-way traffic. ... Looking south on Second Avenue from 85th Street, May 2005 Second Avenue is an avenue on the East Side of Manhattan in New York City that extends from Houston Street to the Harlem River Drive. ... Third Avenue is a north-south thoroughfare on the East Side of Manhattan in New York City, running in that borough from East 4th Street north for over 120 blocks. ...

SVA's Main Building.
SVA's Main Building.

Second Avenue Building

The school does not own this entire building, which is located at 380 Second Avenue, but only three of its floors, including the second, where the school’s library and some classrooms are located, the fifth floor, where undergraduate animation studios and the graduate design department are located, and the eighth floor, where administrative offices, the school's computer store and classrooms designated for Humanities and Sciences classes are located.


Photography Building

Located at 214 East 21st Street, this building is where classrooms and studios used for undergraduate and graduate Photography classes are located, as well as the school’s radio station, WSVA, and some administrative offices. A radio station is an audio (sound) broadcasting service, traditionally broadcast through the air as radio waves (a form of electromagnetic radiation) from a transmitter to an antenna and a thus to a receiving device. ...


West Side Building

This building, located from 133-141 West 21st Street, between Sixth Avenue and Seventh Avenue, contains most of the studios serving drawing and painting classes, particularly for freshmen. It also features classrooms for courses in interior design, printmaking, BFA & MFA computer art, and art history. The lower level also features an art gallery and a cafeteria. Sixth Avenue looking south from 18th Street Sixth Avenue is a major avenue in New York Citys borough of Manhattan. ... 7th Avenue, looking south from 50th Street Seventh Avenue/Adam Clayton Powell Jr. ...


SVA also owns the building across the street, at 132 West 21st Street, which has offices, classrooms and studios for undergraduate Cartooning & Illustration, and graduate Illustration as Visual Essay, Computer Art, Art Education, Art Therapy, and Art criticism & Writing. A cartoonist at work. ... Illustration by Jessie Willcox Smith. ... This computer generated image was created using the program Sterling Fractal, which uses a fractal to seed the colouring algorithms and filters. ... Art education is the area of learning that is based upon the visual, tangible arts—drawing, painting, sculpture, and design in jewelry, pottery, weaving, fabrics, etc and design applied to more practical fields such as commercial graphics and home furnishings. ... Art therapy was invented by the great philosopher David Chapelle of the enlightenent era. ... Monkeys as Judges of Art, 1889, Gabriel von Max. ... Write redirects here. ...

SVA's West Side Building (left).
SVA's West Side Building (left).

Sculpture Building

Located at 30 West 17th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues, this building is used for sculpture classes on the ground floor and lower level[5]


Galleries

SVA has three gallery spaces: the Visual Arts Gallery, at 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor; the Westside Gallery, at 141 West 21st Street; and the SVA Gallery/Visual Arts Museum, at 209 East 23rd Street. The galleries show a mix of student and professional art. Gallery may refer to: Actress Gallery Art gallery Gallery Project, an open-source package for creating and managing image galleries on web sites Gallery (band), a 1970s musical group headed by Jim Gold who are famous for their 1972 song (Its So) Nice To Be With You. ...


Residence Halls

There are several dorms for students at SVA. The George Washington Residence (formerly the George Washington Hotel), the New Residence and the Gramercy Women's Residence all offer housing near the college's East Side Manhattan campus, and the St. George in Brooklyn Heights has additional beds for resident students. A new dorm is opening Fall 2007 at 10th Street and 3rd Avenue. SVA is slated to start construction on a residence hall on Ludlow Street in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. The Ludlow Residence is opening Fall 2008. The George Washington Hotel was a hotel and boarding house located at 23 Lexington Avenue in Manhattan, NY. The building was occupied by many famous writers, musicians, and poets including W.H. Auden and Christopher Isherwood who lived there in the 1930s. ...


Notable Instructors

Animation

  • Ralph Bakshi, (Former Faculty) animator and director of the X-Rated cult classic Fritz the Cat and The Lord of the Rings animated feature.
  • Voltaire[1], a noted musician, animator, author, artist and personality.

Irra Verbitsky, animator- works include shorts for the PBS show, Sesame Street, from the early days. Ralph Bakshi (October 29, 1938) is an American director of animated and occasionally live-action films. ... Robert Crumbs Fritz the Cat. ... Voltaire (real name Aurelio Voltaire Hernández) (born January 25, 1967, in Havana, Cuba[2]), is a musician popular in the goth scene. ...


Art History

  • Donald Kuspit: author of numerous books, including "The Cult of the Avant-Garde Artist; The Dialectic of Decadence"

Donald Kuspit is an American art critic, and professor of art history and philosophy at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. ...

Cartooning

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Fine Arts

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Graphic Design

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Illustration

  • Robert Weaver (1924-1994), Pioneering American illustrator from the 50s.[9]
  • Ray DiPalma, poet and visual artist.
  • James McMullan, illustrator and designer.
  • George Woodbridge (1930-2004), an American illustrator known for his exhaustive research and historical accuracy, is sometimes referred to as "America's Dean of Uniform Illustration" because of his expertise in drawing military uniforms.[10]

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Photography

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Filmmaking

  • Roy Frumkes, screenwriter and independent filmmaker.[11]
  • Chris Newman, Sound Engineer, 3 time Academy Award winner and 5 time nominee sound mixer/director, (His film credits include The Godfather, Amadeus, The Exorcist, The Silence of the Lambs, and The English Patient)
  • Amy Taubin, curator, film critic and filmmaker (Film Comment, Millennium Film Journal, Artforum, Premiere, L.A. Weekly, Sight and Sound, The Village Voice)

Roy Frumkes has been an independent filmmaker for over 30 years. ... Chris Newman (sometimes credited as Christopher Newman) is a 3 time Academy Award winner and 5 time nominee sound mixer/director. ...

Notable alumni

Animation

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Cartooning

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Computer Art

Laurence Gartel is considered to be the father of the Digital Art movement around the world for over 25 years. ... Computer-generated image created by Gilles Tran using POV-Ray 3. ...

Film & video

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Fine Arts

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Graphic Design

  • Todd Radom, designer of logos for professional sports teams and leagues.
  • Cojo, Art Juggernaut fine artist, commercial artist, cartoonist.

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Illustration

  • J. P. Targete, illustrator and concept artist.[23]
  • James Jean (1979-), illustrator, graduated from SVA in 2001.

James Jean is an award winning illustrator living in Los Angeles. ...

Photography

  • Noah Kalina, 2003 Graduate - Art and Editorial Photographer. Internet Meme.
  • Sean Siegel, 2006 Graduate - NYC based Editorial Celebrity/Fashion Photographer [2]

Noah Kalina (b. ... The Hampster Dance [sic] is one of the first widely distributed Internet memes and illustrates the characteristic silliness of much of the genre. ...

External links

  • Official website
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School of Visual Arts - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (739 words)
The School of Visual Arts, or SVA, is an art school in New York City, and is the largest independent undergraduate art college in the United States.
It was established in 1947 by co-founders Silas H. Rhodes and Burne Hogarth as the Cartoonists and Illustrators School and was renamed in 1956.
SVA is a fully accredited college that requires the completion of a four-year, 128 credit course for a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
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