Monthly Archives: February 2014

TATTOO ARTISTS IN MOTION, PART TWO: JOHANN FLORENDO

Get ready for some body-sized ink! Hue presents the second installment of our ongoing video series of FIT alumni tattoo artists. Johann Florendo, Fine Arts ’98, a specialist in Japanese imagery, talks about why he likes to do big work.

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SPIKE LEE VISITS FIT TO DISCUSS DO THE RIGHT THING

Director Spike Lee visited FIT recently for an interview following a screening of his 1989 film Do the Right Thing. A frigid February night proved the perfect time to watch a movie that takes place on a scorching-hot summer day … Continue reading

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TATTOO ARTISTS IN MOTION, PART ONE: VICTOR MODAFFERI

Hue’s fall 2013 issue profiled five FIT alumni who have become some of the most successful tattoo artists in New York City. In addition to being interviewed and getting photographed, each one offered a brief tattooing lesson on video. We’ll … Continue reading

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“NEW VIEWS” IN THE REARVIEW

Time has run out on seeing FIT’s excellent 2014 School of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition, New Views. This year, to accommodate oversized artworks, the interdisciplinary show was moved from The Museum at FIT to The John E. Reeves Great … Continue reading

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