New Design Podcast Highlights Yale Alumni

Scratching the Surface, a new design podcast hosted by Jarrett Fuller, has highlighted numerous Yale alumni over the past two months. For the weekly podcasts, Fuller “interviews designers, writers, critics, educators and those that operate between these fields about how writing, criticism, and theory informs individual practice and the graphic design profession at large.” The podcast has highlighted Rob Giampietro ’01, Alexandra …

Kellie Jones ’99 Named 2016 MacArthur Fellow

Kellie Jones ’99 has been named a 2016 MacArthur Foundation Fellow. This year the honor, commonly referred to as a “Genius Grant”, was bestowed on a select 23 individuals, each exceptional in their respective field. Jones is an art historian and curator deepening our understanding of contemporary art of the African Diaspora and securing its place in the canons of …

Byron Kim ’83 Opens New Solo Exhibition

James Cohan is pleased to present Mud Root Ochre Leaf Star, Byron Kim’s second solo exhibition with the gallery. Featuring a selection of stain paintings, the exhibition will open at the gallery’s Lower East Side location on Friday, December 9, with a reception from 6-8 PM and will be on view through January 22, 2017. Byron Kim fills his works …

Tyler Rollins ’91 Fine Art Debuts Sopheap Pich Exhibition

SOPHEAP PICH RANG PHNOM FLOWER DECEMBER 8, 2016 – FEBRUARY 4, 2017 OPENING RECEPTION: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8, FROM 6 – 8 PM Sopheap Pich: Rang Phnom Flower will mark the debut of Tyler Rollins Fine Art’s newly expanded gallery space and will feature Sopheap Pich’s large scale Rang Phnom Flowersculpture. Around 25 feet (7.5 meters) in length and extremely complex …