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The Academy hosts prominent visiting artists from the U.S. and abroad including Gabriel Laderman, Tim Eitel, Sue Coe and William Beckman, who teach Master Classes and deliver lectures. As part of the Visiting Critics program, artists and critics from across the country visit the Academy regularly for individual critiques.

MASTER CLASS ARTISTS

William Bailey

William Beckman

Jonas Burgert

Beth Cavener Stichter

Juan Cardenas

Natalie Charkow

Sue Coe

Susanna Coffey

Will Cotton

Amy Cutler

Vincent Desiderio

Lesley Dill

Tim Eitel

Inka Essenhigh

Judy Fox

April Gornik

Hilary Harkness

Stephen Hannock

Julie Heffernan

David Humphrey

Kurt Kauper

David Ligare

Damien Loeb

James McGarrell

Dennis McNett

Randy Melick

Ledelle Moe

Humphrey Ocean

Maurice Payne

Evan Penny

Julian Perry

Jenny Saville

Jerome Witkin

VISITING CRITICS

Michael Amy

John Alexander

Michael Ananian

Ali Banisadr

Amy Bennett

Matthew Bourbon

John Bowman

Cecily Brown

Tom Butter

Jonas Burgert

Caren Canier

David Carbone

Nina Chanel Abney

Jiwoong Cheh

Dana Clancy

Kate Clark

Dawn Clements

Tricia Cline

Francesco Clemente

Mike Cockrill

Sue Coe

Arthur Cohen

Ken Currie

John Currin

Fritz Drury

Jenny Dubnau

Carroll Dunham

Alexandar Duravcevic

David Ebony

Stella Ebner

Tracey Emin

Sue Evans

Rachel Feinstein

Mark Fields

Eric Fischl

Carter Foster

Carson Fox

Judy Fox

Natalie Frank

Chawky Frenn

Stephen Gaffney

Mike Glier

Golucho

Halla Gunnarsdottir

Melissa Gwyn

Clarity Haynes

Jocelyn Hobbie

James Hoston

David Humphrey

Vera Iliatova

Sue Johnson

Suzanne Joelson

David Jones

Alex Kanevsky

Kurt Kauper

Bryan Leboeuf

John Lee

Clara Lieu

Judith Linhares

Rebecca Litt

Megan Marlatt

Sangram Majumdar

David Mann

Mashiko

Margaret McCann

James McElhinney

Alyssa Monks

Heather Morgan

Rita Natarov

George Nick

John Nickle

Scott Noel

Wendy Olsoff

Richard Phillips

Marjorie Portnow

Linnea Paskow

James Reid

Harold Reddicliffe

Nathan Ritterpusch

Gautum Rao

Kara Rooney

Timothy Ross

Jean-Pierre Roy

Paul Sattler

Katy Schneider

Scott Schnepf

David Schorr

Dana Schutz

Barry Schwabsky

Holly Sears

Robert Selway

Robert Selwyn

Chie Shimizu

Elena Sisto

Jos A. Smith

Tim Smith

Jansson Stegner

Beth Cavener Stichter

Richard Stipl

Robert Taplin

Denyse Thomasos

Melanie Vote

Caleb Weintraub

Thomas Woodruff

Matthew Woodward

Sue Williams

Lisa Yuskavage

John Zinsser

RECENT LECTURES

2012

Mathew Cerletty

Dawn Clements

Mike Cockrill

Sue Coe

Michele C. Cone

David Ebony

Walton Ford

Judy Fox

Bruce Gagnier

Adam Gopnik

Jocelyn Hobbie

Graham Guerra

Alex Kanevsky

Steve Mumford

Irving Sandler

Dana Schutz

Robert Taplin

Thomas Woodruff

2011

Carroll Dunham

Michael Ferris Jr

Adam Gopnik

Mark Greenwold

Trenton Doyle Hancock

Phoebe Hoban

Laurie Hogin

Yu Hong

Donald Kuspit

Beverly McIver

Rona Pondick

Malcolm Morley

Elizabeth Sackler

Jeanne Silverthorne

Robin Williams

Liu Xiaodong

Robert Yarber

2010

Ross Bleckner

Isabelle Bonzom

Mia Brownell

Dan Cameron

Ken Currie

Lisa Dennison

Vincent Desiderio

Wei Dong

Merrill Falkenberg

Hilary Harkness

Pablo Helguera

Nicola Hicks

Catherine Howe

Donald Kuspit

Mark Mennin

Lothar Osterburg

Kristine Paulus

David Salle

John T. Spike

Richard Stipl

Alison Elizabeth Taylor

Alexi Worth

2009

Sue Coe

Susanna Coffey

David Cohen

Will Cotton

Tim Eitel

Micah Ganske

Barkley Hendricks

Deborah Kass

Donald Kuspit

Mark Mennin

Evan Penny

Jean-Pierre Roy

Robert Taplin

2008

David Altmejd

Bo Bartlett

Jonas Burgert

Vincent Desiderio

Lesley Dill

William Feaver

Judy Fox

Natalie Frank

Eleanor Heartney

Anna-Louise Kratzsch

Klaus Ottmann

Crispin Sartwell

Barry Schwabsky

Jansson Stegner

Terrie Sultan

Jerome Witkin

Thomas Woodruff

 

COMMENCEMENT SPEAKERS

2016 – Dana Schutz

2015 – Sarah Thornton

2014 – Walton Ford

2013 – David Salle

2012 – Will Cotton

2011 – Jenny Saville

2010 – Jerry Saltz

2009 – Rackstraw Downes

2008 – Eric Fischl

2007 – Donald Kuspit

2006 – Vincent Desiderio

2005 – Pete Hamill

"The figure is nothing unless you can twist it around like a strange miracle."

Willem De Kooning

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