Pratt Institute

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Pratt Institute
Motto Be True To Your Work And Your Work Will be True To You
Fondare 1887
President President Thomas F. Schutte
Corp profesoral 899
Undergraduates 3,070
Postgraduates 1,607
Campus Urban
25 acres (10 hectares)
Website www.pratt.edu

Pratt Institute este un colegiu privat specializat de arte din orașul New York City cu campusuri în Manhattan și Brooklyn, precum și în Utica, New York. Pratt este una din școlile de artă cu renume din Statele Unite ale Americii, care oferă programe și grade în arte, arhitectură, modă, ilustrare, design interior, arte digitale, scris și altele. Pratt Institute este membru al Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (acronim curent folosit AICAD), un consorțiu de 36 de institute de artă din Statele Unite.

Istoric[modificare | modificare sursă]

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The Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY

Charles Pratt (1830-1891) was an early pioneer of the natural oil industry in the United States. He was founder of Astral Oil Works in the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn, New York. He joined with his protégé Henry H. Rogers to form Charles Pratt and Company in 1867. Both companies became part of John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil in 1874.

Pratt is credited with recognizing the growing need for trained industrial workers in a changing economy.[necesită citare] In 1886, he founded and endowed the Pratt Institute, which opened in Brooklyn in 1887.

Președinți[modificare | modificare sursă]

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Charles Pratt, Founder
  1. Charles Pratt (1830-1891), president from 1887-1891
  2. Charles Millard Pratt (1855-1935), 1891-1893
  3. Frederic B. Pratt (1865-1945), 1893-1937
  4. Charles Pratt (1892-?), 1937-1953
  5. Francis H. Horn, 1953-1957
  6. Robert Fisher Oxnam (1915-1974), 1957-1960
  7. James Britt Donovan (1916-1970), 1968-1970
  8. Richardson Pratt Jr (1923-2001) (grandson of Charles Millard Pratt and gt-grandson of Charles Pratt), 1972-1990
  9. Warren F. Ilchman (1933-), 1990-1993
  10. Thomas F. Schutte (1936-), 1993 to present

Campus[modificare | modificare sursă]

Higgins Hall center section rebuilt by Steven Holl
DeKalb Avenue gate

Pratt Institute is a closed campus with four public entrances, two of which close in the evening hours. The main gate on Willoughby Avenue is guarded by a security post 24 hours a day. Buildings on campus include the Library, Dekalb Hall, ISC Building, Main Building, North Hall, East Building, Student Union, Memorial Hall, Machinery Building, Chemistry Building, Engineering Building, Pratt Studios, Steuben Hall, and the ARC building. There is also on campus housing for faculty. Off campus building includes the newly renovated Higgins Hall which contains all the Architecture studios.

In addition, Pratt has another campus in Manhattan on 14th Street between 6th and 7th Avenue. This new building houses the Graduate School for Information and Library Science, the Graduate Program in Communications and Packaging Design, Associates Degree Programs in Digital Design, Graphic Design and Illustration. The modern building has many resources like a library, computer lab and meeting spaces.

Residence Halls[modificare | modificare sursă]

All residence hall students are provided with a bed (twin extra-long), a drafting table, a chair and a dresser. Students residing in a dorm on campus are required to be on a mandatory meal plan (Stabile, Cannonner, ELJ and Pantas), while those off campus are able to sign-up for an optional meal plan (Willoughby and Grand Avenue).

Cannoneer Court[modificare | modificare sursă]

Esther Lloyd-Jones Hall[modificare | modificare sursă]

Leo J. Pantas Hall[modificare | modificare sursă]

Grand Avenue[modificare | modificare sursă]

Willoughby Hall[modificare | modificare sursă]

Stabile Hall[modificare | modificare sursă]

Școli[modificare | modificare sursă]

  • School of ArchitectureȘcoala de arhitectură
    • Department of Undergraduate ArchitectureDepartamentul de arhitectură undergraduate
    • Department of Graduate ArchitectureDepartamentul de arhitectură graduate
    • Department of Construction ManagementDepartamentul de management al construcțiilor
    • Department of Facilities ManagementDepartamentul de arhitectură
    • Department of Graduate Architecture and Urban DesignDepartamentul de arhitectură graduate și design urban
    • Graduate Center for Planning and the EnvironmentCentrul graduate pentru planificare și mediu
  • School of Art and DesignȘcoala de artă și design
    • Department of Foundation ArtDepartamentul de artă de bază
    • Department of Art and Design EducationDepartamentul de artă și design în educație
    • Department of Creative Arts TherapyDepartamentul de terapie a artelor creative
    • Department of Arts and Cultural ManagementDepartamentul de arte și management cultural
    • Department of Communications DesignDepartamentul de design al comunicațiilor
    • Department of Graduate Communications/Packaging DesignDepartamentul de comunicații graduate / Designul ambalajelor
    • Department of Digital ArtsDepartamentul de arte digitale
    • Department of Design ManagementDepartamentul de management al designului
    • Department of Fashion DesignDepartamentul de design de modă
    • Department of Fine ArtsDepartamentul de arte frumoase
    • Department of the History of Art & DesignDepartamentul de istorie a artei și designului
    • Department of Industrial DesignDepartamentul de design industrial
    • Department of Interior DesignDepartamentul de design interior
    • Department of Media ArtsDepartamentul de arte din mediile [de comunicare]
    • Associate Degree Programs
  • School of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • Department of English and Humanities
    • Cultural Studies Program
    • Intensive English Program
    • Department of Math and Science
    • Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies
    • Writing Program
  • School of Information and Library Sciences
  • Center for Continuing Education and Professional Studies

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Format:Northeast U.S. Art Colleges Format:NYC Colleges Format:Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design