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Sophia Kayafas Finds Flow in a Cloistered Studio

A look inside the Brooklyn painting studio of Pratt foundation instructor Sophia Kayafas.

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The Art of Holding

How Pratt Creative Arts Therapy Activated During a Time of Trauma, and Began to Change the Field for the Future

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A Personal Politics

Pratt Students Make Art to Humanize the Leaders and Issues That Shape Our Communities

In an arched stone passageway, people sit on wood benches and look through books from shelves built into the walls, as a walker strolls past on a gray-tiled section of the tunnel
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New York Reimagined

Seven Pratt Architecture and Interior Design Students Propose Models to Nourish and Cultivate Our City

People marching in Brooklyn with signs that say Why Not Peace and Supports the Moratorium
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Turn, Turn, Turn

50 Years Ago in May, a Flashpoint of a Volatile Era Unified Young People across the Nation, and for Pratt’s Class of 1970, Punctuated Their Final Days as Students at the Institute

Features
26 Ways of Looking at Pratt

A Visual Alphabet of the Institute

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Practice
Inside ComD Professor Ari Melenciano’s Research and Design Haven

Prattfolio looks inside the creative laboratory of Pratt communications design professor Ari Melenciano’s home studio in Brooklyn.