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MFTA Gallery | Boundary Layer by Kate Rusek

Materials for the Arts 33-00 Northern Blvd, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, United States

 Materials for the Arts (MFTA) is pleased to present Boundary Layer, a solo exhibition by MFTA Artist-in-Residence Kate Rusek, on view now through August 2, 2024 at the Materials for the Arts Gallery. Reclaiming what it means to call something trash, Rusek’s creative practice engages intimately with the discarded. From practical materials like hard plastics and nylon,… Read More »MFTA Gallery | Boundary Layer by Kate Rusek

Sketch Night: Pride Edition!

Materials for the Arts 33-00 Northern Blvd, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, United States

Head on over to our warehouse for a special PRIDE Month edition of Sketch Night at MFTA on Thursday, June 27, 2024, from 6:00pm — 9:00pm. Curated by Spring 2023 MFTA Artist-in-Residence Machine Dazzle with instruction from sketch artist A.E. Kieren, this sketch night will feature nude posing from Jack Rabbit Slims and Josef Perou.… Read More »Sketch Night: Pride Edition!

Creative Infusion (Summer 2024)

Materials for the Arts 33-00 Northern Blvd, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, United States

Creative Infusion is an introduction to a wide range of techniques and methods for exploring artistic and utilitarian uses of reusable and recycled materials, found both in NYC and throughout the world.

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Project Based Learning (Summer 2024)

Materials for the Arts 33-00 Northern Blvd, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, United States

Registration for this course is now open! Course Title: Project Based Learning: Making Books, Games, and Props to Animate for Multi Media Presentations Dates:  Monday, July 15th - Saturday, July 20th Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm Credits: 3 P-Credit/45 CTLE hours* Fee: $240 (MFTA*)+ $125 (ASPDP) Course Description: This course is designed for teachers who are interested… Read More »Project Based Learning (Summer 2024)

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Raw Fibers (Summer 2024)

Materials for the Arts 33-00 Northern Blvd, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, United States

Registration for this course is now open! Course Title: Raw Fibers: The Art of Fabric Dates:  Monday, July 22nd - Saturday, July 27th Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm Credits: 3 P-Credit/45 CTLE hours* Fee: $240 (MFTA*)+ $125 (ASPDP) Course Description: This studio class will take a single product, fabric, and work out the historical, economic, scientific, social… Read More »Raw Fibers (Summer 2024)

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Posters to Podcasts: Social Activism from the 20th Century to Today (Summer 2024)

Materials for the Arts 33-00 Northern Blvd, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, United States

Registration for this course is now open! Course Title: Posters to Podcasts: Social Activism from the 20th Century to Today Dates:  Monday, July 29th - Saturday, August 3rd Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm Credits: 3 P-Credit/45 CTLE hours* Fee: $240 (MFTA*)+ $125 (ASPDP) Course Description: The purpose of this course is to build teacher content knowledge around… Read More »Posters to Podcasts: Social Activism from the 20th Century to Today (Summer 2024)

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Summer Family Night 2024

Materials for the Arts 33-00 Northern Blvd, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, United States

MFTA's second annual Summer Family night will be Weds, Aug 7th! Join us for a lively night of artmaking.

Paper Maker (Summer 2024)

Materials for the Arts 33-00 Northern Blvd, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, United States

Registration for this course is now open! Course Title: Paper Maker: STEAM Across the Curriculum, Designing and Constructing with Paper Dates:  Monday, August 12th - Saturday, August 17th Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm Credits: 3 P-Credit/45 CTLE hours* Fee: $240 (MFTA*)+ $125 (ASPDP) Course Description: In this studio art course, participants will experiment with numerous techniques found… Read More »Paper Maker (Summer 2024)

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