Month: September 2012

IMA alumni project in the press

Recent press for IMA alumni Laura Chipley and Sarah Nelson Wright’s project The Newtown Creek Armada:

Goings on About Town, The New Yorker, 9/12.12
Under the Muck,” Brooklyn Paper, Natalie O’Neill, 9/10.12
“Pollution as Art: Radio-Controlled Armada Floats Where Canoes Dare Not Go,” Wired, Nathan Hurst, 9/8/12
“Model Boats Set to Launch From Polluted Newtown Creek,” WNYC News, Annmarie Fertoli, 9/8/12
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IMA alumni Sarah Friedland and Ryan Joseph’s screening at DCTV


The Rink
Fri 9/28, 7:30pm

Branch Brook Park Roller Rink, located in Newark, NJ, is one of the few remaining urban rinks of its kind. This concrete structure is nestled in the pit of a hill bordered by public housing and a highway. Upon first glance, the exterior resembles a fallout shelter; however, the streamers and lights of the interior are reminiscent of 1970s roller discos. Serving extremely diverse subcultures within Newark, the rink is a microcosm of the city that surrounds it.
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Students receive BAFTA awards!

Congrats to the following students who received the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA-NY) scholarships:

D’Adamo, Dana
Franklin, Chelsea
Hossain, Anjuman
Powers, Bryan
Guberman, Jennifer