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Up Pops Spring in the Family Art Project! (Mar 23, 24)

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Isabel Figueroa, Assistant Leader of the Family Art Project, joined Wave Hill in November 2012, after completing a BFA in photography at St. John’s University and graduated from the General Studies Certificate program at the International Center of Photography. During…

Spring in The Shop at Wave Hill

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Jenah Barry, Retail Manager of The Shop at Wave Hill, joined the staff in mid-January 2013. An artist, floral designer and independent creative consultant on art, social justice and media projects, she has a Master’s degree in Fine Art from…

Top Ten Reasons Schools Visit Wave Hill

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Senior School Programs Educator Corinne Flax waxes eloquent as the old year leaves. Each year, Wave Hill welcomes thousands of schoolchildren onto our grounds. Having seen so many of these groups come and go, I am ringing out the old…

Summer at Skowhegan

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Family Art Project Manager Ilse Murdock is offsite this summer attending the prestigious Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture’s intensive, nine-week summer residency program for emerging visual artists. During her absence, longtime guest artist and papermaker Randy Brozen has stepped…

Hot Finish to Week One of Forest Project XXXII

Barry Kogan manages Wave Hill’s Forest Project Summer Collaborative (FPSC), a six-week, paid summer internship for teens that has been working to improve the ecology of the Bronx since 1980.  It has been a hot but productive first week of Forest…

Forest Project XXXII Launches Tomorrow!

Forest Project Program Coordinator Greg Haber, himself a former crew leader, reports on preparations for the inauguration of the 32nd season of Forest Project Summer Collaborative June 28.  Parents’ Night was yesterday, about as official a starting point as you…

Forest Project Crew Leaders In Training

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Barry Kogan manages Wave Hill’s Forest Project Summer Collaborative (FPSC), a six-week, paid summer internship for teens. The oldest urban woodland conservation program for youth in the United States, the FPSC  has been working to improve the ecology of the Bronx since…

Claudia Bonn is Wave Hill’s President and Executive Director.  What a true delight it was for me to leave behind my meetings, office and the flurry of papers to sit under Wave Hill’s magnificent sugar maple tree and read stories…

Forest Project Summer Collaborative XXX: Week 3

This post from the third  week of the internship is the collective report of the Forest Project Summer Collaborative’s newly formed “Social Media Team”. Irene, Yuna and Yura are high school 11th graders; Camilla and Erica are 10th graders. Time…

Forest Project Summer Collaborative XXX: Week 2

This post from the second week of the internship is the collective report of the Forest Project Summer Collaborative’s newly formed “Social Media Team”. Irene, Yuna and Yura are high school 11th graders; Camilla and Erica are 10th graders. The…