Studio Check In With Brett Cook

Studio Check In was born from a desire to tell the stories of the people that work behind the scenes at different arts and cultural institutions. In this Studio Check In, Yasha Ilk speaks with Brett Cook, an interdisciplinary artist and educator who was an artist in residence at The Studio Museum in Harlem from 1997 to 1998.

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Studio Check In With Alexsandra Mitchell

In this Studio Check In, I speak with Alexsandra Mitchell, who participated in the Museum Education Practicum at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020.

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Studio Check In With Ilk Yasha

For this edition of Studio Check In, Chloe Hayward, Manager, Education Programs, checks in with Ilk Yasha Studio Museum Institute Coordinator at The Studio Museum in Harlem. 

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Studio Check In With Ketter Weissman

For this edition of Studio Check In, Ilk Yasha, Studio Museum Insititute Coordinator, checks in with Ketter Weisman, Assistant Director of Strategic Projects at The Studio Museum in Harlem. 

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Studio Check In With Connie H. Choi

For this edition of Studio Check In, Ilk Yasha, Studio Museum Insititute Coordinator, checks in with Connie H. Choi, Associate Curator of the Permanent Collection at The Studio Museum in Harlem. 

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Studio Check In With Paloma Hutton

For this edition of Studio Check In, Ilk Yasha, Studio Museum Insititute Coordinator, checks in with Paloma Hutton, Membership and Annual Fund Associate at The Studio Museum in Harlem. 

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Studio Check In With Joliana Hunter-Ellin

For this edition of Studio Check In , Ilk Yasha, Studio Museum Insititute Coordinator, checks in with Joliana Hunter-Ellin Senior Accountant at The Studio Museum in Harlem. 

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Studio Check In With Destinee Forbes

For this edition of Studio Check In, Ilk Yasha, Studio Museum Institute Coordinator, checks in with Destinee Forbes, Marketing Coordinator. 

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On Abstraction: Things You Can't Tell Just by Looking at Us

Within this text, you’ll find the makings of a new series called The Flow, where contributors are invited to create call and responses between artworks, art movements, or artists with another outlet or field they have an existing relationship with. This is an exercise in expanding entry points and access for appreciating and connecting to works of art and artists by seeing art from multiple vantage points and perspectives.  An audio recording is available at the bottom of this text; please follow along. 

A note: This piece has been heavily hyperlinked. If you see a bolded, a bolded italicized, or an underlined word within a section, please click it.

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Studio Check In With Sheila McDaniel

For this edition of Studio Check In  Ilk Yasha, Studio Museum Institute Coordinator, checks in with Sheila McDaniel, Deputy Director, Finance and Operations. 

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Studio Check In With Gina Guddemi

For this edition of Studio Check In  Ilk Yasha, Studio Museum Institute Coordinator, checks in with Gina Guddemi, Registrar at The Studio Museum in Harlem. 

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Expanding the Walls: Past, Present, and Future

With excerpts from former Director of Education and Public Programming and ETW founder, Sandra Jackson-Dumont's original ETW proposal, Education Director, Shanta Lawson, reflects on the past, present, and future legacy of ETW.

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