NEW YORK CITY ART TEACHERS ASSOCIATION/UFT

NYCATA/UFT SERVES NYC AREA ARTISTS AND ART EDUCATORS AND IS FREE AND OPEN TO ALL ADVOCATES OF ART EDUCATION, FILL OUT OUR CONTACT US FORM TO JOIN OUR MAILING LIST

NYCATA/UFT YEAR END CELEBRATION

BERNIE WOHL CENTER AND GALLERY, 647 COLUMBUS AVE, BETWEEN 91 AND 92 ST, NYC

FREE FOR ALL - TUESDAY JUNE 11TH 4:30- 6:30

COMPLIMENTARY WINE, CHEESE, SNACKS AND REFRESHMENTS! COME NETWORK WITH FRIENDS AND COLLEAGUES!

RSVP HERE

ARTISTS IN OUR 2024 ARTIST TEACHER MEMBER EXHIBIT WILL DISCUSS THEIR WORK.

FIND OUT HOW YOU CAN PARTICIPATE IN FUTURE MEMBER EXHIBITS.

MEET OUR 2024-26 LEADERSHIP TEAM AS WE

SHARE PLANS FOR OUR STUDENT EXHIBITS AND TEACHER EVENTS FOR NEXT YEAR.

JOIN US FOR FOOD, WINE, FUN AND FRIENDS!

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EXCERPTS OF OUR 2024 VIRTUAL STUDENT/TEACHER EXHIBIT, INSIDE/OUTSIDE 24, YOUNG ARTISTS DARE TO DREAM

“DARE TO DREAM”

27 TEACHERS/177 STUDENTS!

CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR EXHIBIT IN FULL


Thank you to all the students teachers and friends

that joined us on Thursday, May 16!

For more information and to participate next year

Contact Joan L. Davidson nycatadream24@gmail.com


Click Here for a FREE Teacher Resource Guide that includes motivational prompts, writing suggestions and art reproductions to motivate your students.
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HELP NEEDED: NYCATA/UFT is a standing professional committee of the United Federation of Teachers. We are open to NYC Art Educators and Friends, and Advocates of the Arts. Our Committees are run by volunteers.

Individuals who want to serve in a leadership capacity and be considered to join our executive board are asked to contact us at nycata.uft@gmail.com

Our professional committee runs because of the advocacy and activism of artists and teachers like you!

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CULTURAL APPRECIATION VS APPROPRIATION

A GUIDE FOR THE CLASSROOM ART TEACHER

"Should art teachers have their students make art that originates from and belongs to non-dominant cultures? Is making art with children that explore other cultures and their art forms considered appropriation or appreciation?"
DOWNLOAD OUR POSITION PAPER THAT PROVIDES SUGGESTION GUIDELINES AND LINKS

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NYCATA IS HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE OUR PARTNERSHIP WITH NYSATA TO BRING YOU OUR NEW AND IMPROVED

THURSDAY NIGHT
ART TEACHERS ART CLUB

NOW FORTIFIED WITH

CTLE CREDIT!

VIRTUAL TEACHER ART CLUB

AN INFORMAL AND FUN WAY TO MAKE ART, NETWORK WITH COLLEAGUES, OR PRESENT YOUR FAVORITE PROJECT

MEETINGS ARE ON SELECT THURSDAY EVENINGS, 7-8:30PM VIA AN EASY CLICKABLE ZOOM LINK.

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO BE A GUEST PRESENTER CONTACT STEFANIE ABBEY AT MNDNSPIRIT@AOL.COM

FIND VIDEOS OF ALL OUR PAST ART CLUB PROJECTS ON OUR NYCATA/UFT YOUTUBE CHANNEL

CLICK HERE TO GO TO YOUTUBE

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NYCATA ENCOURAGES NYC TEACHERS TO THINK LOCALLY AND GO GLOBALLY


JUNK KOUTURE

2023/2024

Open to NY Students, 12 -19 Year old’s. Design a high fashion couture outfit from 100% recycled materials and bring it to life on a global stage!

Get your Junk Kouture journey started now and be in with a chance to make the World Final in 2024!

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JOIN OUR STATE AND NATIONAL ART ED ORGANIZATIONS

NYCATA/UFT urges our friends and members to support and join both the NY State (Region8-NYC) and National Art Education Associations

Our profession is supported, enhanced and advocated for on a State and National level by these two groups. Our support is crucial in helping promote the importance of art education in the lives of our students and advocating for qualified art specialists in our schools.

Your membership in NYSATA & NAEA helps advocate for our profession

UFT MEMBERS WHO PRESENT AT STATE OR NATIONAL CONFERENCES MAY BE ABLE TO QUALIFY FOR A NYCATA HONORARIUM TO HELP PARTIALLY REGISTRATION FEES.

CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION


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NYCATA/UFT MOURNSTHE LOSS OF PROFESSIONAL COMMITTEES FOUNDER AND A FOUNDING ORGANIZER OF THE UFT.

REST IN PEACE

GEORGE ALTOMARE
YOUR LEADERSHIP AND ADVOCACY INSPIRED SO MANY OF US!

GEORGE'S BIO/UFT HONORS

ANNOUNCING OUR 2024 MEMBERS EXHIBIT

"DREAMS"

April 18 to June 24.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR FULL EXHIBIT AND GALLERY OPEN VIEWING TIMES/DATES

BERNIE WOHL CENTER

Goddard Riverside Arts Center at 647 Columbus Ave, NYC

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SAMPLES OF STUDENT ARTWORK, INSIDE OUTSIDE 23 ANNUAL EXHIBIT

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