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Remembering Neery: Maverick Armenian-American Art Figure Passes Away

Christopher Atamian | Posted 07.25.2016 | Arts
Christopher Atamian

The curator and social activist Neery Melkonian passed away on July 2nd after a long and painful bout with pancreatic cancer. The world is a poorer pl...

Two Black Designers Snag Major Honors

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.02.2014 | Black Voices

Last week, New York City's Pratt Institute closed the doors on its highly successful "Black Dress: Ten Contemporary Fashion Designers" exhibit, which ...

On the "A" w/Souleo: Black Fashion Designers Need Help Too

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 04.22.2014 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

From black fashion designers to everyday people dealing with identity politics, the fight goes on.

F-35 Contract May Be the Worst Deal the DOD Has Ever Made

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 02.05.2014 | Politics
Reese Schonfeld

Any CEO responsible for a deal like this would've been fired long ago, but the previous DOD Secretaries are gone and we're still stuck with the bill.

Interview With Shalom Tomas Neuman, Winner of Italy's Prize for Art, Giglio d'Oro 2013

Lisa Chau | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
Lisa Chau

Fusionism is expansive, inclusive. There are no limits to the combinations, of disciplines and techniques one can invent. Fusionism integrates and liberates; it creates dialogue and community.

But Is It Art?

Crazy Legs Conti | Posted 07.12.2013 | Weird News
Crazy Legs Conti

George Shea, the head of Major League Eating, has often compared our sport to, "a ballet of the buffet." He is often ridiculed for comparing traditional art to, well, stuffing one's face for prize money and a trophy.

Massive Blaze Rips Through Pratt, Destroys Artwork

| Posted 02.15.2013 | New York

By Trevor Kapp and Aidan Gardiner CLINTON HILL — Pratt Institute students were devastated after a predawn fire tore through the top floor of the ...

Pratt Community Reacts With Sadness Over Pa. Shooting Involving Faculty Member

Clinton Hill, NY Patch | Posted 09.04.2011 | College

For a school used to getting almost daily alerts about crimes--large and small--around its Clinton Hill campus, word last weekend that longtime Pratt ...

Art Schools Offering Business Degree Programs

Daniel Grant | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Daniel Grant

It has been difficult for designers to convince their peers in management that they have something to offer. These new programs are endowing them with these tools.