SVA Residency Open Studio Exhibition

Here are some photos of the final show! It was super fun and there was a great turnout, but having only one hour of sleep after a week of all-nighters took it to a surreal level. 

Photo by SVA
© Mikayla Butchart
Location and reportage at the NYMOMA sculpture garden!

© Mikayla Butchart 
One of our assignments for our portfolio and critique class was to design watches. Because of their merchandisey feel it felt strange to include these with some of my other pieces, but they were popular. You hear that, heir to the Swatch family fortune? 

© Mikayla Butchart
His and hers hirsute watches!

Here are all the illustration residents (well, except for three). I think we are all running on fumes in this photo.
(Back row, left to right): Lorena Alvarez Gomez, Gabriella Ballin, me*, Lucinda Schrieber, Wilson Borja, Diego Prestes, Richard Winnett
(Front row, left to right): Emilia Casana, Anand Mistry* (standing), Joan X. Vazquez, Vero Gatti, Jeromy Velasco*, Hyejin Yoo, Daniela Arias, Hemant Kumar
Missing: Garima Gupta, Anna Lazareva, Ivana Zdravkovic
* = the only Americans. Crazy!

Fellow resident Diego Prestes designed this lovely zine featuring all the illustrators.
Here's my spread.