2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
This summer create art with the visual programming language Pure Data while exploring Himalayan art and culture at the Rubin Museum, located in the heart of Chelsea.
- Study the math behind the “sacred geometry” of mandalas
- Meet like-minded teens who are passionate about art and its power to shape society
- Learn to code with professional graphics programs
No previous coding experience necessary!
Virtual Worlds is an interactive, hands-on program that teaches teens art making and coding skills while drawing connections to math and art history.
How To Apply: APPLICATION CLOSED
Students in grades 9–12 from NYC Title 1 Schools* are invited to apply to one of the Rubin’s nine-session summer art-and-coding labs.
July Lab (7/09–7/27)
Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays, 2:00–5:00 p.m.
August Lab (7/30–8/17)
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 2:00–5:00 p.m.
Maximum capacity of fifteen students per lab.
Questions? Contact Olivia Buscarino, Manager of School and Family Programs, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*While all students are welcome to apply, preference will be given to teens enrolled in Department of Education Title 1 Schools
About the Instructor
Sofy Yuditskaya is a media artist and educator working with video, interactivity, projections, code, paper, and salvaged materials. Her work focuses on techno-occult rituals, street performance, and participatory art. Yuditskaya’s performances enact and reframe hegemonies. She works with materials that exemplify our deep entanglement with petro-culture.
This program is made possible The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation.
Additional support for K-12 Programs has been provided by Agnes Gund and public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.