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Poetry Reading at Juilliard

I’ll be reading from my new book Devil’s Paintbrush (winner of the 2015 May Sarton New Hampshire Poetry Prize) at The Juilliard School on Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 6:00 pm with poets Helen Klein Ross and Danniel Schoonebeek.

Three Muses Reading series, The Glorya Kaufman Studio, The Juilliard School, 2nd Floor, 65th St. west of Broadway, New York City

 

Central Booking Gallery, September 12, 2014

Friday, September 12 from 6 – 8pm
Central Booking Gallery, 21 Ludlow Street, NYC
I have a wall installation of new text based oil paintings at Central Booking. Please join us for a reception for the gallery’s fall exhibitions, including BUILDING, an architecture themed group show.

New Prints 2013/ Autumn, October 29 – November 30, 2013

November 7, 2013
Public Reception 7-9pm
Members’ and Artists Preview 6-7pm

On View: October 29 – November 30, 2013

International Print Center New York presents New Prints 2013/Autumn, on view at 508 West 26th St, 5th Floor, from October 29 – November 30, 2013. The exhibition consists of over fifty projects by twenty-nine artists, and was selected from well-over 2,000 prints.

New Prints 2013/Autumn is the forty-sixth presentation of IPCNY’s New Prints Program, a series of juried exhibitions organized by IPCNY several times each year, featuring prints made within the past twelve months. An illustrated brochure with a …read more

New Series of Abstractions, December 2012

Print work from my new series of abstractions inspired by yantras is at International Print Center New York in Chelsea (ipcny.org) in a benefit exhibition and silent auction at the Highline Loft next door to IPCNY through December 15, and also in New Prints Autumn at IPCNY extended through December 15, 2012 with a closing party December 13, 6 – 8 pm (http://www.ipcny.org/node/1785).

A Three Muses Poetry Reading, March 25, 2012

ballerinaSunday, March 25, 2012,  6:00 pm

The Juilliard School Liberal Arts Department and The New York Foundation for the Arts present:

A Three Muses Poetry Reading

featuring Desirée Alvarez, Emily Fragos and Alice Friman

The Glorya Kaufman Studio
The Juilliard School, 2nd floor
65th Street west of Broadway
New York City

Philip Pearlstein and Desirée Alvarez: Painter/Painted – February 22, 20212

Wednesday, February 22, 6:30PM

Painter/Painted

group exhibition
New York Studio School
8 West 8th Street (5th & 6th)
http://www.nyss.org/lectures/spring-2012/

Internationally recognized artist Philip Pearlstein will be in conversation with his model of 12 years, Desirée Alvarez, award winning poet, sculptor and painter. The dialogue will explore the nature of Pearlstein’s work process and his intimate relationship to perception. Ms. Alvarez is the recipient of three Fellowship Awards from the New York Foundation for the Arts, the European Capital of Culture Award, and the American Academy Willard L. Metcalf …read more