This highly anticipated group show brings together a wide range of new work by more than 50 established and emerging talents. Comprised of paintings, drawings, limited-edition prints and sculpture, the selected works were chosen from more than 600 submissions by jurors David Ebony, Managing Editor, Art in America; Matthew Flowers, Managing Director, Flowers Gallery; Carrie Rebora Barratt, Associate Director for Collections, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Steven Zevitas, President and Publisher, New American Paintings.
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The New York Academy of Art was founded in 1982 by artists and collectors, including early trustees Andy Warhol and Tom Wolfe. The Academy’s MFA program promotes the development of an artist’s personal vision and the creation of vital contemporary art by building on the enduring traditions of figurative painting, drawing and sculpture. The Academy is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational and cultural institution.