Newcity Congratulates 2014 Whitney Biennial Artist Pedro Vélez
On November 17 Newcity celebrated the inclusion of alumnus and faculty Pedro Vélez (MFA 1999) in the upcoming 2014 Whitney Biennial. Vélez has contributed criticism to Newcity’s art section since 2010. Visit their page for links to his popular "Friends Curating Friends" editorial, an "Art Break" column on his work teaching art appreciation at Olive-Harvey College, his review of SAIC's most recent MFA show, and much more. Vélez is among nearly 20 members from the SAIC community participating in the upcoming Biennial, co-curated by faculty member Michelle Grabner (Painting and Drawing).