Freelance Curator, New York, NY
"My experience with IDSVA is one that is larger than words…It has been an all-encompassing, full-bodied, full-minded experience. It has gone beyond anything that I thought I could do as a human beingin terms of my intellectual production."
Adjunct Professor of Contemporary Art and Aesthetics at LIM College, New York, NY
"I am honored to be a student of the first class of IDSVA. It is a groundbreaking program that will change the way we look at the American artist in relation to the international art world."
Executive Director, Western Kansas Community Foundation, Garden City, KS.
"I was looking for an opportunity to do a PhD. I found IDSVA and it sounded so fascinating, it made me realize that this could be an opportunity to expand my field from art history, looking beyond the boundaries. I am so grateful for this opportunity because it has changed my life completely, not just the way I look at objects of art, but many aspects of life.”
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Notable Alumni Achievements
Over the last three years (2014, 2015 & 2016)
- 62% of our alumni have participated in conferences and lectures throughout the US and Abroad
- 30% have published papers or articles in prestigious journals and publications
- 37% have shown work in solo or group exhibitions in galleries and museums