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Summer 2015 Internships Get Underway!

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Charlotte Henderson, Wave Hill’s High School Programs Coordinator, helps administer Wave Hill’s Forest Project and Woodland Ecology Research Mentorship (WERM), both internships for teens. All of a sudden, it was summer for Wave Hill’s high school programs, both Forest Project internship…

The Inanimate Vastness of Sidereal Space: An Interview with Holly Veselka

Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. “We are a way for the cosmos to know itself.” – Carl Sagan The celestial bodies and expanding cosmos have been a source of constant awe…

Becoming The Other−Bugs, Carnivorous Plants and aricoco

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. From insects to natural disasters, there are fears about the natural world that we humans harbor, despite the shelter provided by our built environments. Acknowledging her…

In The Shop: Summer Hostess Gifts

The Shop at Wave Hill prides itself on its gracious, attentive staff. Shop clerk Aldina Kennedy’s  creative sensibilities are at home here at Wave Hill. Enjoy her musings and favorite “staff picks” for summer. Celebrate life this summer. Enjoy good food and…

Lavender in the Garden Day!

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  Lavender in the Garden Day was such a special one that we couldn’t resist hearing from a number of staff involved in the programs offered over the course of the day: Ilse Murdock, Family Art Project Leader; Justine Spilotros,…

Shifting Environments, Adapting Bodies: An Interview with Tamara Johnson

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. She reports here on a dialogue between Curator of Visual Arts Gabriel de Guzman and Sunroom artist Tamara Johnson. Glyndor Gallery Sunroom Project Space artist Tamara Johnson transforms everyday…

Succulents and Socio-Politics: An Interview with Eto Otitigbe

Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. She reports here on a dialogue between Curator of Visual Arts Gabriel de Guzman and Sunroom artist Eto Otitigbe. In his June 16 “Meet-the-Artist” in Glyndor Gallery’s Sunroom Project…

New High School Programs Coordinator Settles In

Kristen MacFarlane joined Wave Hill as High School Programs Coordinator at the beginning of June, joining current Coordinator Charlotte Henderson through the summer. Charlotte moves on from this 14-month position in the fall. Kristen graduated from Cornell University a year…

Larger than Life on a Small Scale: A Visit to Abbie Zabar’s Garden Studio

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David Xu Borgonjon, Curatorial Fellow, helps make Wave Hill a welcoming space for artists and a stimulating experience for visitors. He shares here a recent visit to Abbie Zabar’s New York City apartment, in anticipation of the opening this summer of…

Collective Body and Soul: An Interview with Kiran Chandra

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Gabriel de Guzman, Curator of Visual Arts, organizes the Sunroom Project Space and coordinates topical exhibitions in Glyndor Gallery, exploring the many facets of our relationship to the natural world. Wave Hill’s Sunroom Project Space is a venue for emerging,…