Moro, Simonetta

Moro, Simonetta

Simonetta Moro
PhD, Visual Arts, University of Central Lancashire, Preston (UK);
MA, European Fine Arts, Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton (UK);
BFA, Painting, Accademia delle Belle Arti, Bologna (Italy)
Assistant Professor in Fine Arts

Profile:
Issues of geographical and cultural nomadism are a constant preoccupation of my work as an educator, artist and scholar. I practice drawing, drifting and daydreaming, not as means to escape from reality, but as ways of being driven into society and gain a better understanding of its idiosyncrasies and complexity.
Courses Taught:
  • Studio 1: Drawing the Line
  • Studio 2: Advanced Drawing
  • Mapping the City, Mapping the Self
  • Visual Problem Solving
  • Hearing Art, Seeing Music (co-taught)          
  • Art and War
  • War, Culture and the Arts (IRT Nodes & Networks)
  • Arts in New York City (co-taught)
Recent Publications:
  • 2005, The Gallery at the Marmara Hotel, New York (solo show)
  • 2004, Conflux 2004, The Participant, Inc. (course show)
  • 2003, Outside-In, Wooster Arts Space
Office Location:
Eugene Lang College, The New School for Liberal Arts
65 West 11th Street, Room 063
New York, NY  10011
Office Hours:
Tuesdays, 10-12, 4-5, and by appointment.
Phone Number/Extension:
212-229-5100 x2258

Email:
MoroS@newschool.edu

Research Interests:
Drawing, architecture, mapping, psychogeography, printmaking, art history and art theory, myths, urban culture.
Professional Affiliations:
  • American Academy in Rome
  • Studio Arts Center International (SACI)
Awards and Honors:
  • 2003, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (full scholarship)
  • 1999-2000 Fulbright Fellowship, American Academy in Rome


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