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Thu Ages: 13 to 18

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About ProjectArt


ProjectArt’s tuition-free classes run October-May and materials are provided for all students ages 4-18. Local, professional artists teach classes following the National Arts Education Association standards to create fun and imaginative arts experiences every week! Registration is required in advance and space is limited.


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Sign up today to attend free, weekly classes online on Thursdays from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.


About the Artist



Carlos Torres Machado is a visual artist and a cultural leader from Latin America working and living in New York. He received his BA in Contemporary Arts and Communication, with minors in Photography and Psychology, from Universidad de las Artes in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and Universidad San Francisco in Quito, Ecuador. 

Machado is the recipient of the 2017 New York Regional Award of the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series.  In 2021, he was awarded with the City Artist Corps Grant by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs and the Summer Rising Grant by the New York City Department of Education. In 2020, the New York Foundation for the Arts and the Foundation for Contemporary Arts awarded him financial Grants to keep developing his art projects during the pandemia. In 2019, he was granted a year Art Residency by SUN-Arts at The Bushwick Generator and in 2016 at Trestle Art Space, both in New York. Recently, The CICA Museum in South Korea chose him as one of the eight most influential artists for the International Symposium for Visual Culture 2021 (ISVC) and to be featured in the upcoming Book “New Media Art 2022” next December.

Machado’s work has been recently exhibited at CICA Museum in South Korea. The Guild Hall Museum, Derfner Judaica Museum, Clemente Soto Cultural Center, The Border Gallery, Denise Bibro Fine Art, Microsoft, Metlife, and The Harlem School of Arts, in New York. Scope Art Show and The Versace Mansion, in Miami. Museo El Cuartel, Museo de Arte Moderno, and Bienal Nómade in Latin America. He is the Co-Founder and Director of ArteLatAm, an arts organization dedicated to supporting emerging LatinX visual artists.



Virtual Instruction

Cost - Free

Schedule

Starts: Thursday, October 6, 2022
Ends: Thursday, June 1, 2023

We will meet from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM every Thu starting on 10/6/2022 and ending on 6/1/2023

We will not meet on the following dates: 11/24/2022, 12/22/2022, 12/29/2022, 1/5/2023, 2/23/2023, 3/30/2023

Contact

Yun-Hee Proffit
212 256 1947
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