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Since 1919, The New School has been home to scholars, creators, and activists who challenge convention and boldly make their mark on the world.
To celebrate this groundbreaking legacy, we are opening our doors to the public for a weeklong festival of innovative performances, talks, workshops, screenings, exhibitions, and more.

On October 1–6, 2019, join us as we reflect on a century of world-changing ideas and together imagine a new kind of future.

The Festival of New is free and open to all.
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Andrew Hemingway

Professor Emeritus in History of Art at University College London
Andrew Hemingway is Professor Emeritus in History of Art at University College London, where he taught from 1987 to his retirement in 2010. He has held visiting appointments at Northwestern University, the City University of New York, and the Freie Universität in Berlin. Hemingway has written widely on British Romantic art and art theory and on US art of the early 20th century. His books include: Landscape Imagery and Urban Culture in Early Nineteenth-Century Britain (1992), Artists on the Left: American Artists and the Communist Movement, 1926-1956 (2002), The Mysticism of Money: Precisionist Painting, and Machine Age America (2012), and Landscape Between Ideology and the Aesthetic: Marxist Essays on British Art and Art Theory, 1750- 1850 (2017). His most recent book, co-edited with Malcolm Baker, is Art as Worldmaking: Critical Essays on Realism and Naturalism (2018). He was for 12 years an editor of the Oxford Art Journal and since 1998 has been a contributing editor to Kunst und Politik. Jahrbuch der Guernica-Gesellschaft.