Weekly Alumni News Update 01.21-01.27.20

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Madeleine Barnes BHA ’12 and her mother Michelle Maher were interviewed in The Brooklyn Review about their debut poetry collections.

Bianca Beck BFA ’01 shows work in “Yarrow Pickers” at Harper’s Apartment in New York City, opening Jan 22.

Avy Claire BFA ’78 was profiled in the Winter 2020 issue of Maine Arts Journal.

Peter Coffin MFA ‘00 has work included in “You: Works from the Lafayette Anticipations Collection” at the Musée d’art Moderne de Paris, through Feb 16.

Hilda Green Demsky BFA ‘58 had a painting selected for the Art in Embassies Program. The work was chosen for loan/exhibition in Port Moresby, Papua, New Guinea.

Becs Epstein BFA ’17 has a two-person exhibition titled “Corporeal Flora” in Brooklyn, NY, opening Jan 24.

Deborah Kass’ BFA ‘74 work “OY/YO” was installed in front of the Cantor Arts Center.

Alex Lukas MFA ‘18 had work included in the South Korean magazine Duckit.

Jaewook Lee MFA ‘15 has a solo exhibition titled “Road Test, Hiking Test” at SNAP in Shanghai, China, through Feb 7.

Lara Mann’s BFA ’11 painting “iceberg” is included in the group exhibition “Heaven and Earth” at Art Saint Louis, through Feb 12.

Ryan McGinness BFA ‘94 exhibited new works with Miles McEnery Gallery at the contemporary art fair Taipei Dangdai, Jan 16-19.

Poets & Writers magazine published a feature on Diane Samuels BFA ’17/ MFA ’76 in the January/February 2020 issue.

Jeffrey Augustine Songco BFA ’05 was selected for the 2020 Mattress Factory residency program with an exhibition opening this fall.

Carolyn Supinka BHA ’13 published a poem on Peach Mag.

Mary Tremonte BHA ‘00, through the collective Justseeds, has work included in “Voices from Outside: Critical Resistance” at CJ Gallery, Center for Law & Justice in Newark, NJ, opening Jan 21.

Katherine Tsai BHA ’18 worked on the show “Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts,” which was released on Netflix on Jan 14.

Laura Van Duren BFA ’81 has a solo exhibition titled “Drawn to Resilience” at the City College Art Gallery in San Francisco, through Feb 6.

Jessica Vaughn BHA ‘06 was interviewed by Charlotte Ickes for Bomb Magazine.

Zoe Woolworth BFA ’99 has a photo published in Little Village Magazine.