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Manhattan Galleries Featuring Works of Professors Bernard Aptekar and Jenna Spevack
Two City Tech professors, Bernard Aptekar and Jenna Spevack, Advertising Design & Graphic Arts, currently have shows at Manhattan art galleries.
Bernard Aptekar’s “Portraits of an Intellectual and Political Landscape,” is at the Kosciuszko Foundation, the American Center of Polish Culture, 15 East 65th Street, from Thursday, May 17 through Tuesday, June 12, 2012. The opening is on May 17 at 7:00 p.m. The exhibition is comprised of stunning portraits of well-known political and intellectual figures and was previously shown at the Galicia Jewish Museum in Krakow, Poland, in 2011. For more information, visit http://www.thekf.org/events/upcoming_events/bernard_aptekar_opening/.
Jenna Spevack’s "8 Extraordinary Greens," is at Mixed Greens, 531 West 26th Street, 1st Floor, now through Saturday, June 2. The exhibit features pieces of furniture – a desk, a couch, a chair, a victrola, a set of drawers – that double as mini-farms growing greens. This work touches on several different topics, including urban agriculture, food justice, Brooklyn community service, permaculture design. For more information, visit http://www.good.is/post/in-new-york-city-growing-greens-as-art-and-local-food/