<h1 class="page">JUNIOR ASSOCIATES BLOG</h1> <div id="header"> <h1> <a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja" class="title">The Junior Associates</a> <a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups" class="affiliates">A MoMA Affiliate Group</a> </h1> <div id="ja-nav"> <a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/about">About</a> <a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog" class="selected">Blog</a> <a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/calendar">Calendar of Events</a> <a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/fund">JA Fund for Contemporary Art</a> <a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/faq">FAQ</a> </div> </div> <div id="ja-content"> <div id="ja-main"> <div class="ja-post"> <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/the-junior-associates-visit-with-artist-laurie-simmons"><img src="https://moma.org/wp/junior_associates/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Laurie-Simmons-Image-Blog-1-150x150.jpg" class="featured" /></a> <small>December 1, 2015</small> <h2><a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/the-junior-associates-visit-with-artist-laurie-simmons">A Visit with Artist Laurie Simmons</a></h2> <div class="ja-meta"> By <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/author/jessica-womack">Jessica Womack</a> </div> <div class="ja-post-content"> <p>Last year, The Junior Associates supported the Department of Photography’s acquisition of a recent work by the artist Laurie Simmons. This work, How We See/Look 1/Daria (2014), is part of Simmons’s How We See series, inspired by the practice in which individuals dress up as dolls or anime characters and paint eyes on their closed [&hellip;]</p> </div> <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/the-junior-associates-visit-with-artist-laurie-simmons">Read more</a> </div> <div class="ja-post"> <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/a-visit-with-ryan-mcginness-at-lower-east-side-printshop"><img src="https://moma.org/wp/junior_associates/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/RM1-150x150.jpg" class="featured" /></a> <small>November 2, 2015</small> <h2><a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/a-visit-with-ryan-mcginness-at-lower-east-side-printshop">A Visit with Ryan McGinness at Lower East Side Printshop</a></h2> <div class="ja-meta"> By <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/author/jessica-womack">Jessica Womack</a> </div> <div class="ja-post-content"> <p>For artist Ryan McGinness, printmaking is not a new endeavor. Though he primarily paints, sculpts, and creates installations, he has worked with several print studios over the years and is currently partnering with the Lower East Side Printshop for a Publishing Residency. Founded in the East Village in 1968 and moved to Midtown in 2005, the Lower East Side [&hellip;]</p> </div> <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/a-visit-with-ryan-mcginness-at-lower-east-side-printshop">Read more</a> </div> <div class="ja-post"> <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/why-were-involved"><img src="https://moma.org/wp/junior_associates/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/JAs-in-DC-150x150.jpg" class="featured" /></a> <small>September 28, 2012</small> <h2><a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/why-were-involved">Why We’re Involved</a></h2> <div class="ja-meta"> By <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/author/jordan-sanders">Jordan Sanders</a>, <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/author/susi-kenna">Susi Kenna</a> </div> <div class="ja-post-content"> <p>For those that don’t know about MoMA’s best-kept secret, keep reading. The world’s greatest museum of modern art also has the most exciting young patrons&#8217; group in New York City. This dynamic collection of young art lovers and professionals is given access to the art world in ways that only MoMA can make happen. From [&hellip;]</p> </div> <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/why-were-involved">Read more</a> </div> </div> <div id="ja-sidebar"> <div class="ja-heading"> Upcoming JA events </div> <div class="ja-container"> <div class="ja-post"> <strong><a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/calendar/mornings-in-midtown-2">Mornings in Midtown</a></strong> <div class="ja-meta"> <strong>December 7, 2016&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="separator">|</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.</strong> </div> </div> <div class="ja-post"> <strong><a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/calendar/the-junior-associates-holiday-party-3">The Junior Associates Holiday Party</a></strong> <div class="ja-meta"> <strong>December 19, 2016&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="separator">|</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.</strong> </div> </div> <div class="view-all"> <small><a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/calendar">View all upcoming events <span class="arrow">&raquo;</span></a></small> </div> </div> <div class="ja-heading"> From the JA blog </div> <div class="ja-container"> <div class="ja-post"> <strong><a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/the-junior-associates-visit-with-artist-laurie-simmons">A Visit with Artist Laurie Simmons</a></strong> <div class="ja-meta"> By <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/author/jessica-womack">Jessica Womack</a> </div> </div> <div class="ja-post"> <strong><a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/a-visit-with-ryan-mcginness-at-lower-east-side-printshop">A Visit with Ryan McGinness at Lower East Side Printshop</a></strong> <div class="ja-meta"> By <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/author/jessica-womack">Jessica Womack</a> </div> </div> <div class="ja-post"> <strong><a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/why-were-involved">Why We’re Involved</a></strong> <div class="ja-meta"> By <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/author/jordan-sanders">Jordan Sanders</a>, <a href="https://www.moma.org/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog/author/susi-kenna">Susi Kenna</a> </div> </div> <div class="view-all"> <small><a href="/support/support_the_museum/affiliate_groups/ja/blog">View all posts <span class="arrow">&raquo;</span></a></small> </div> </div> <div id="ja-join"> Become a member of<br /> <strong>The Junior Associates</strong><br /> <a href="http://www.moma.org/support/membership/junior_associates_categories" class="button-rounded">Join/renew/give membership</a> <div class="clear"></div> </div> <div id="ja-contact"> <div class="ja-container"> <div class="left"> <h3>Contact Us</h3> E-mail: <a href="mailto:infoja@moma.org">infoja@moma.org</a><br /> Phone: (212) 333-1240 </div> <div class="clear"></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="clear"></div> </div>