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floating oases: An interview with Amy Lincoln

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. On view in the Tea Room in Wave Hill House December 8, 2015–March 27, 2016 is a selection of Amy Lincoln’s paintings—floating oases. The show includes several…

Documenting Some of the City’s Longest Living Residents: An Interview with Benjamin Swett

Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. Writer and photographer Benjamin Swett joined Wave Hill Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day to lead a packed “Berries, Bark and Trees Walk” this past Saturday, followed by…

Bringing in the Light: Late Fall in the Wild Garden

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Wave Hill gardener Gelene Scarborough’s gardening career got its start at Wave Hill back in 1997 when she was one of the two Nally Interns that year. In 1999, she became a full-time gardener here. Like many of our gardeners,…

“…it is bright and beautiful, and I love you most deeply,” — An Interview with David McQueen

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What follows here is a conversation between artist David McQueen and Gabriel de Guzman, Curator of Visual Arts, about the artist’s installation in the fall 2015 exhibition Field Notes. On view through November 29, the show includes three projects that…

Rhunhattan: An Interview with Beatrice Glow

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During the Spice Wars in the 17th century, nutmeg was worth its weight in gold, and its trees grew only on the Moluccas Islands of Indonesia. One of the smallest of these islands, Rhun, was considered the first English overseas…

Maybe Like This: An Interview with Artist Julian Chams

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2015 Van Lier Artist Fellow Julian Chams will discuss his creative process and the concepts behind his solo project at a Meet-the-Artist on Saturday, October 24 at 1:30PM in Glyndor Gallery. Lush assemblages of various documented flora and fauna from…

Space as Substance: Beyond the Scenic Hudson, an Interview with artist Matthew Friday

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What follows here is a conversation between artist Matthew Friday and Director of Arts and Senior Curator Jennifer McGregor about Friday’s installation in the fall 2015 exhibition Field Notes. On view through November 29, the show includes three projects that…

Field Notes in Morocco: An Interview with Michelle Stuart

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Before the opening of Wave Hill’s fall exhibitions this weekend—with a reception in Glyndor Gallery at 2PM on Saturday afternoon—Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, interviewed artist Michelle Stuart about her practice in relation to Wave Hill’s new group…

The Other Deadly Sins: Impressions

With the closing of Wrath: Force of Nature at Wave Hill over Labor Day weekend, Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow of Visual Arts at Wave Hill, revisits the other six deadly sins exhibitions across the Fairfield Westchester Museum Alliance. Make sure to…

Wrath and Resilience: An Interview with Film Curator Andrew Ingall

Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. As part of Wave Hill’s Sinful Weekend events, Sunday August 9  from 2 to 4pm, guest curator Andrew Ingall has selected five recent films by independent…