CIMA Members Visit “Louise Bourgeois, Freud’s Daughter” at The Jewish Museum

Written by Daniel Lowe, CIMA’s Summer-Fall 2021 Intern.

On Monday, August 30, 2021, CIMA members were treated to a group visit to the Jewish Museum to view the “Louise Bourgeois, Freud’s Daughter” exhibition, curated by Philip Larratt-Smith. The exhibition unpacks Bourgeois’ relationship with freudian psychological theories by tapping into the childhood trauma that encumbered Bourgeois…

Intern Night at CIMA

Written by CIMA’s interns, Gizelle Greeley-Winter, Daniel Lowe & Clara Apostolatos.

Last night, CIMA celebrated the end of summer internships across the five Burroughs by hosting a special evening event open to all interns of artistic and cultural institutions!

Interns from the MET Museum, the Noguchi Museum, Shin Gallery, and other cultural institutions…

Celebrating national intern day at CIMA!

July 29th is national intern appreciation day, an opportunity to recognize all the work interns do for businesses across America. CIMA holds seasonal internships for current and recently graduated students to gain first-hand experience working in a nonprofit exhibition and research center. Here at CIMA, we are extremely grateful for all the work our interns…

Film Night at Elizabeth Street Garden

Written by Daniel Lowe, CIMA’s Summer-Fall 2021 Intern

Art met arcadia last night as CIMA once again teamed up with Elizabeth Street Garden to host a screening of the 1964 film Round Trip, by Mario Schifano. The event, officially titled “Beyond the Canvas: Schifano and Film”, highlighted Mario Schifano’s artistic activities beyond painting and drawing by showing…

Student Night at CIMA

Written by CIMA’s Spring 2021 Intern Clara Apostolatos.

Last night, CIMA celebrated the end of summer session courses with a special evening event open to all university students in the city. Students from Columbia, Cooper Union, CUNY, NYU, Pace, Parsons, SUNY, SVA and more were invited to join us for a night of Italian art,…

Framing Words and Drawings

Written by CIMA’s Spring 2021 Intern, Clara Apostolatos.

On the east wing of our gallery space hangs a suite of 17 drawings made by Frank O’Hara and Mario Schifano, the Italian artist at the center of our current exhibit “Facing America: Mario Schifano, 1960-65”. The series was realized in the spring of 1964, brought back…