The Salon

In the Gallery

Exceptional student work in the Phyllis Harriman Mason Gallery for the week of April 20–24, 2015.

On View: The Silverpoint Exhibition

Before pencils and paper, Leonardo Da Vinci, Michaelangelo, and many other artists drew with lead, silver, gold, and other metal points to create timeless studies on small specially prepared surfaces.

In the Gallery

Exceptional student work for the week of April 12–18, 2015.

Making/Breaking Traditions: Teachers of Ai Weiwei

When Ai Weiwei enrolled at the Art Students League from 1983 to 1986, he encountered a multi-generational community of dedicated teachers and students, deeply rooted in the mid-twentieth century avant-garde.

The Instructors Exhibition 2014

The Instructors Exhibition, the Art Students League's inaugural show every season, reveals the array of media, styles, and aesthetic viewpoints available for study—not to mention some exceptional art.

    There is only one valuable thing in art: the thing you cannot explain. — Georges Braque