Summer 2015

MARK KNOERZER
Fine Arts ’99

MARK KNOERZER is under contract with the Bertrand Delacroix Gallery in Chelsea to show his abstract, minimalist paintings, inspired by the landscapes and atmospheres of outer space. He has also exhibited at group shows in Brooklyn, and one of his light sculptures appeared prominently in Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie, released in 2012.

JOSUE ASSELIN-BIENVENUE
Fashion Design ’01

JOSUE ASSELIN-BIENVENUE is senior design manager of women’s wovens, soft accessories, and swimwear at Banana Republic. His inspirations range from flea markets to Fellini; designing the fall collection brought him to Stockholm to soak in the city’s architecture, café culture, museums, colors, and style. He also loves interior design, and his new Brooklyn home was featured…

SHANI PEREZ
Fashion Design ’04

SHANI PEREZ teaches art to pre-K through fifth grade students at PS 51 Elias Howe in Manhattan. She introduces them to the work of great artists and fosters an environment of exploration, curiosity, and discovery in which every child can identify as an artist. Every year, she also brings her classes to FIT to show…

LUIS MARTIN
Fine Arts ’08

LUIS MARTIN is an artist and educator who specializes in painting, manipulated photographs, and collage. He is director of programming for Brooklyn Brush Studios, artist workspaces in Bushwick, and chief curator of Parenthesis Art Space, a gallery and gathering spot within the studios. Featured Image: Martin’s mural, Alchemy in Revolution, depicts the tumultuous birth of…

DANIEL REYES MOZESON
Illustration ’07

DANIEL REYES MOZESON is a photographer who focuses on murals in New York City. His work helps street artists promote theirs, and he was instrumental in documenting 5Pointz, an outdoor graffiti gallery that was destroyed in 2013. He is the lead photographer of StreetArtNYC.org, and his photos have been exhibited in various nontraditional galleries, as…