Hear more from Chris on making his career switch from researching in a lab to a studio, plugging in to the New York art scene, applying for everything, following the ebbs and flows of the creative process, and viewing the art world as a living ecosystem.
Links to resources mentioned throughout the episode:
Yale—where Chris got his undergraduate degree
Hunter College—where Chris earned his MFA
Hercules Art Studio Program—Multi-purpose arts space in Tribeca, New York where Chris is a resident artist
MoMA—Museum of Modern Art in New York City, where Chris works in the Education Department
New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)—Amazing resource for artists looking for exhibition opportunities, residencies, jobs, studio spaces, etc.
Socrates Sculpture Park—Sculpture park along waterfront of New York City supporting production & presentation of public art
NYC Museum Educators Roundtable (NYCMER)—Great resource for those interested in museums and education, including classifieds for educator jobs in NYC