TRIADA SAMARAS


Triada Samaras Artist
5 2nd St. #1   
Brooklyn, NY  11231

Web  www.tridasamaras.com
Blog www.triadasamarasartist.blogspot.com
Cell 917-558-6157  
Email: triadasamaras@gmail.com

EDUCATION
2012           Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Interdisciplinary Art, Goddard College, Plainfield, VT
                   MFA Thesis:  At Home in Activist Art:  Transgressing Political and Geographical Boundaries
2006           Master of Art in Art and Art Education, Teachers College/Columbia University, NY, NY  
                   MA Thesis:  Awesome Art as Adolescent Educator
1985           Fifth Year Certificate, Museum School of Fine Arts, Boston, MA 
                   Medici Society Traveling Fellowship Award Granted with Boston Museum of Fine Arts Exhibition
1984           Diploma in Studio Art, Museum School of Fine Arts, Boston, MA  
                   Dana Pond Award in Painting
1980           Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Studio Art, Smith College, Northampton, MA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 
2019            Paterson Museum.  Paterson, New Jersey.   Triada Samaras:  Unbound: Paintings, Works on Paper, Sculpture
2015            Nancy Dryfoos Gallery.  Kean University, Union, New Jersey.   Photo Installation:  The State of Greece 2012:  For Rent/For Sale
2009            Nancy Dryfoos Gallery.  Kean University, Union, New Jersey.   Photo Installation:  Democracy Wall.  Paintings:  House 1.  House ll.  House Sculptures.


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS (full list available upon request)
2019            Forthcoming:  Nancy Dryfoos Gallery.  Kean University, Union, New Jersey.   Ghost Towns, Or, the Memories that Haunt Us.   House Sculptures.
2019            Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts, Long Beach Island New Jersey.   Kean University Art Faculty at LBIF.   Paintings:  Uprising, The Storm, Unbound
2018            Reece Museum, East Tennessee State University, Tennessee.  2018 FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Social and Politically Engaged Art.  Photograph with Text: Now is the               Time for All Good People…
2018            Dab Art, Ventura California.  Genesis.   Quarterly Exhibition & Publication January 1 - March 31, 2019.   Photograph: The State of Greece: For Rent / For Sale
2018            Altered Books:  H.W. Janson’s History of Art by Women Only.   By Sue J. Norton Poplin.   Drawing with Text: Hand Me Down
2018            James Howe Gallery, Kean University, Union, New Jersey.   Oil on Canvas:  Unbound
2018            Atelier Rosal. New Jersey.   Small Works Show.   Photographs: The State of Greece: For Rent/ For Sale
2018            Kentler International Drawing Space.  Brooklyn, New York  
                    100 Works on Paper Benefit
                    Drawing: Wind blows through me
2018            Pro Arts Group Exhibition, Jersey City, New Jersey
                    Who am I? Who Are We?
                    Photographs:  The State of Greece: For Rent / For Sale
2018            Apero Gallery 
                    Oil on Canvas: Unbound                 
2017.           The Center for Artistic Activism, New York
                    Actipedia
                    Public Installation: Democracy Wall Brooklyn: Ten Years Later
2017            Apero Gallery 
                    Reflection 
                    Digital Photograph:  Brooklyn Bridge
2017            Punk Rock and Politics
                    Fundraising Event:  
                    Paul’s Tavern Lake Cuomo, New Jersey
                    Digital Photograph and Text:  Now is the Time...
2017            Meropion Philanthropic Foundation, under Acropolis/Athens, Greece
                    In collaboration with UNESCO of Piraeus $ Islands
                    Athens International Arts Exhibition
                    Exhibition dedicated to Nikos Kazantzakis 1883-1957
                   Oil on Canvas:  Unbound 1
                    Oil on Canvas:  Unraveled
2017            Healing Arts Gallery at theDreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, New Jersey
                    The Enduring Spirit
                    Oil on Canvas: Light-Handed
2017            City Gallery of City Limits, In-depth Reporting on New York City
                    Art at the Limits
                    Multiple Photographs:  From NY to NJ and Back (6 occasions)
                    Text/Mixed Media  Ten Year Anniversary of the Democracy Wall
                    Featured: Artist of the Week
2016            Kentler International Drawing Gallery.  Brooklyn, New York 
                    100 Works on Paper Benefit  
                    Mixed Media:  The State of Greece 2012:  Enoikiazetai/Poleitai-For Rent/ForSale
2014            AthensArt:  The International Arts Festival, Athens, Greece and International
                    4rth Annual AthensArt International Art Festival in Vienna
                    Gallery “Lichtraum eins”/Paul & Sonia Siblik
                    Vienna, Austria
                    Photographs: From New York to New Jersey and Back
2014           James Howe Gallery.  Kean University, Union, New Jersey  
                    Fall Salon 2014
                    Oil on Canvas:  Homeless
2014            A.I.R. Gallery.  Brooklyn, New York
                    Wish You Were Here13 
                    AIR Gallery’s Annual Postcard Show
                    Drawing: Wind blows through me
2014            Kentler International Drawing Gallery.  Brooklyn, New York 
                    100 Works on Paper Benefit  
                    Drawing:  Drifting House
2013            AthensArt:  The International Arts Festival, Athens, Greece and International
                    4rth Annual AthensArt International Art Festival in Ukraine
                    Gallery APARTMENT No. 10
                    Odessa, Ukraine
                    Photographs: From New York to New Jersey and Back
2013            AthensArt:  The International Arts Festival, Athens, Greece and International  
                    4rth Annual AthensArt International Art Festival in Egypt
                    Bibliothecha Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt 
                    Photographs:  
2012            Vital Space, Athens, Greece and International
                    Nature and Humanity 
                    Art/Text Project:  The State of Greece 2012: Enoikiazetai/Poleitai-For Rent/For Sale
2012            Kentler International Drawing Gallery.  Brooklyn, New York 
                    100 Works on Paper Benefit  
                    Drawing:  For Nick: The journey of a thousand steps begins with a single step…
2012            Old Stone House.  Brooklyn, New York
                    Brooklyn Utopias Exhibition:  Park Space, Play Space
                    Interdisciplinary Art Project: Public Voice. Public Dream. Public Place
                    With CORD/Coalition for Respectful Development  
2011            Goddard College.  Plainfield, Vermont 
                    Summer Art Crawl Exhibition  
                    Sculpture:  Doll House(House, Objects)
2011            Kean University.  Wayne, New Jersey  
                    “Can You See Me?”  Collaborative/Interdisciplinary Performance/Exhibition
                    Installation:  House (Objects, Photos)
2011            Goddard College.  Plainfield, Vermont   
                    Winter Art Crawl Exhibition
                    Collaborative Installation with Susan Handler:  Scarring Our Water (Painting/Text)
2010            Governors Island, NY.  Governors Island Utopia. 
                    Governors Island Utopia. 
                    Collaborative Painting/Text Installation with Susan Handler.  Scarring Our Water.    
2010            Macy Gallery.  Columbia University, New York, New York 
                    Producing Exhibition  
                    Video:  Life is Not a Bowl of Cherries
2010            Macy Gallery.  Columbia University, New York, New York  
                    Studio Practices Exhibition  
                    Video:  Burning House ll
2010            Millbank Chapel. Columbia University, New York, New York 
                    GISCA/Global Initiative for Social Change Through the Arts: Gisca Palooza 
                    Installation: Democracy Wall(Photos, Objects, Sound, Text)

2010            Kentler International Drawing Space.  Brooklyn, New York  
                   100 Works on Paper Benefit.
                    Drawing:  10 Things That Can Happen to Your House in New York City, #2
2009            Macy Gallery. Columbia University, New York, New York 
                    Producing Exhibition
                    Video:  Burning House ll.  Photograph:  Burning House.  Sculpture: Tossed.
2009            Brooklyn Historical Society.  Brooklyn, New York  
                    Brooklyn Utopias? Exhibition 
                    Installation:  Democracy Wall (Photos, Objects, Sound, Text)
2009            Old Stone House.  Brooklyn, New York  
                    Brooklyn Utopias? Exhibition
                    Installation:  Democracy Wall (Photo, Text)
2009            James Howe Gallery.  Kean University, Union, New Jersey  
                    Adjunct Faculty Exhibition
                    Painting:  In the Dark
2009            Kentler International Drawing Space.  Brooklyn, NY.  100 Works on Paper Benefit.
                    Drawing: Fourth Avenue (In Memory of Bob Guskind). 
2008            Freddy’s. Brooklyn, NY.  Found in Brooklyn Show.  
                    Painting:  The Secret to this thing is…..
2006            Macy Gallery.  Teachers College/Columbia University, NY, NY.  Drawing Show.
                    Encaustic Painting.  Leo
2006            Carroll Park.  Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, NY.  
                    Public Art Installation.  Poem for a Garbage Can(Poetry, Painting)
2006            James Howe Gallery.  Kean University, Union, NJ.  Adjunct Faculty Exhibition.
                    Painting.  Instructions


SELECTED ART and ARTIST PROJECTS
2018.          Athens Greece
                   Nikos Katanzakis Thought Leadership:  Booklet with Ioannis Zaglaris

2013           Athens, Greece   
                   Athens Journal of Social Sciences 
                   Triada Samaras (Featured Artist) 
                   “The State of Greece 2012. ENOIKIAZETAI-POLEITIA: FOR RENT-FOR SALE.”
2012           Sierra Club, New York, New York
                   City Sierran Publication
                   Photographs/Text: Gowanus Canal During Hurricane Sandy
2012-          International/Global
                   Vital Space: Nature & Humanity  (with Danae Stratou and Yanis Varoufakis)
                   “The State of Greece 2012: Enoikiazetai/Poleitai-For Rent/For Sale
                   Web-based http://www.vitalspace.org
2012-          Athens, Greece
                   Athens Art/The International Arts Festival
                   Social Media Group: “The State of Greece 2012: Enoikiazetai/Poleitai-For Rent/For Sale"
                   Web-based
4/28/2012   Old Stone House, Brooklyn, NY
                   Park Space, Play Space Exhibition, Brooklyn, New York
                   Public Voice. Public Dream. 
                   Artist activist workshop presented with CORD/Coalition for Respectful Development
2007-          CORD/Coalition for Respectful Development.  Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, NY.  Artist/Community Activist/Co-Founder
                   Brainstorm, create, and maintain all CORD visual and textual digital communication 
                   with the public, including the CORD Blogand CORD Digital Newsletter via social media
                   and live communications including the Democracy Wall. Facilitate digital dialogue communications with the public via list serves and other internet groups.              Attend local meetings. Support and encourage teambuilding. Promote public enthusiasm for civic participation.  Collaborate and problem solve with local politicians and numerous civic groups. Create and maintain CORD communications with the public about the Gowanus Canal clean-up issues.
2010-          CAG/Gowanus Canal Community Advisory Group, Brooklyn, New York 
                   Artist/Community Activist/Member
                   Participate in monthly CAG general meetings and CAG committee meetings in Gowanus, Brooklyn, with other community coalitions, not for profits organizations,   civic groups and local businesses to engage in a dialogue regarding the safe clean-up of the highly toxic Gowanus Canal.  Dialogue closely with the EPA, the DEP, and other agencies to select reasonable options for the community re:  the Gowanus Canal clean-up. 
2010           Governors Island, New York  
                   Governors Island Utopia Exhibition
                   Collaborative Outdoor Sculpture/Installation (with Susan Handler):  Scarring Our Water    
2009           Brooklyn Historical Society and Old Stone House, Brooklyn, New York
                   Brooklyn Utopias? Exhibition 
                   Photographs and Installation: Democracy Wall
2009           Starting Artists, Brooklyn, NY  
                   Collaborative Airborne Contaminants Mask Project(with Susan Handler)
In conjunction with the Brooklyn Utopias Exhibition at the Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY
2009/2010   NYC MTA F Train Station
                    Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, NY  
                    Democracy Wall Installation and Mural.  
                    Collaborative Outdoor Wall Installation Project Democracy Wall (with public) April 2007-June 2008
2006            Carroll Park.  Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, New York  
                    Public Art Installation: Poem for a Garbage Can (Poetry, Painting)

SELECTED PUBLISHED POEMS AND ESSAYS


2008   Gowanus Lounge. Brooklyn, NY.  Poem. Ode to a Developer.

2008   Gowanus Lounge. Brooklyn, NY.  Poem.  Carpe Diem.

2008   Gowanus Lounge. Brooklyn, NY.  Poem.  Howl/The Condo Building.

2008   Gowanus Lounge. Brooklyn, NY.  Poem.  Ode to the BSA/Board of Standards and…                                                 

2008   Gowanus Lounge. Brooklyn, NY.  Poem.  Public Place.  The Intended Use is…

2007   The inter-view Bulletin. Columbia University. Essay. The Professor in White.

2007   The inter-view Bulletin.  Columbia University.  Poem. Poem for the Sick and Suffering.

2007   The inter-view Bulletin.  Columbia University.  Poem.  Poem for a Garbage Can.

2006   The inter-view Bulletin.  Columbia University.  Editor’s Discretion.  

           Featuring Triada Samaras.1, Issue 2.  (Columbia University Students for a Cultural Studies Initiative). 

2006   ERATO/The Park Slope Poetry Project. Brooklyn, NY. Poem. Poem for a Garbage Can.

2006   ERATO/The Park Slope Poetry Project. Brooklyn, NY.  Poem.  America is Oil Addicted/Bad Mood

           Poem.

2006   ERATO/The Park Slope Poetry Project. Brooklyn, NY. Poem. Dirtbike to God.

2006   ERATO/The Park Slope Poetry Project. Brooklyn, NY. Poem.  Poem for a Garbage Can.

2005   ERATO/The Park Slope Poetry Project.  Brooklyn, NY. Poem. It’s Hard to Write a…

2005   ERATO/The Park Slope Poetry Project.  Brooklyn, NY. Poem. Mom is Dancing Now.

2003   IN-Step Issue #2 Art and Art Education Newsletter.  Editor:  Judith Burton.  

           Journeys. Art and Art Education Department. Teachers College/Columbia University.  

2002   Hellenic Voice.  Boston, MA.  Poem. YiaYia’s Pots.  Vol. 2 #52.

2002   Hellenic Voice.  Boston, MA.  Poem. The Spectator (For the Victims of 9/11).  Vol. 2 #38.

2002   The Haverhill Gazette.  Haverhill, MA.  Poem and Feature.  The Spectator and Article:  From Despair 

           Comes Poem of Hope.  Laprel, S.  (2002, July 4-July 10). From 9-11 despair comes poem of hope. 

          The Haverhill Gazette, p.1.

2002   Poetisms.  April Poetisms.  NY, NY. Poem. Manic Depression.

SELECTED INTERVIEWS

 2007   Teachers College/Columbia University, New York, New York.

Samaras & Shifreen. (November, 2007). Conversation between a poet and a painter:  

Triada Samaras and Frank Shifreen.   

“Inter-view” Bulletin: Teacher Writers for a Public Voice (TWPV), 

http://www.subjectmatters.org/newsletter/vol02_issue_03_cstc_november_2007.pdf

2006   Teachers College/Columbia University, New York, New York.

The inter-view Bulletin. Columbia University. Editor’s Discretion. 

Featuring Triada Samaras.            

Volume 1, Issue 2.  (Columbia University Students for a Cultural Studies Initiative). 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS  


Carroll Park, Brooklyn, New York; Brooklyn Historical Society,Brooklyn, New York;  AthensArt, Athens Greece; Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York; Columbia University, New York, New York, Numerous Private Collections in USA, Switzerland, and Greece

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2019   The Sandpaper Wednesday May 22: Garden Club, Kean Faculty Join Creative Forces at LBIF

2018.  Dab Art Quarterly Exhibition & Publication “Genesis” January 1 - March 31, 2019

https://www.dabart.me/genesis-press-release

Nikos Katanzakis Thought Leadership Booklet Ioannis Zaglaris (Editor) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nikos_Kazantzakis

Apero Gallery Catalogue.  Catalogue Curator:  E. E. Jacks. UnboundJanuary 2018 http://www.showapero.com/uploads/8/5/3/4/85349892/apÉro_catalogue_-_unbound_-_january_2018_web_single.pdf

Apero Gallery Catalogue.  Catalogue Curator:  E. E. Jacks. ReflectionNovember 2017 http://www.showapero.com/uploads/8/5/3/4/85349892/2017-11_reflection_aperocatalogue_single_1.pdf

The Center for Artistic Activism.  New York, New York.  Actipedia: The Democracy Wall Ten Years Later. https://actipedia.org/project/democracy-wall-carroll-gardens-ten-year-anniversary-2007-2017

Greek News. Independent Bi-Lingual Greek-American Weeklyn Newspaper Monday. April 6, 2015. The State of Greece:  Enoikiazetai-Poleitai/For Rent-For Sale. http://www.greeknewsonline.com/the-state-of-greece-enoikiazetai-poleitai-for-rent-for-sale/

Kean Magazine. (Spring 2015).  Kean Galleries. Triada Samaras: The State of Greece.

Cardenas, Gilbert H. (June 15, 2015). “Natural Art Like Andy Goldsworthy.” https://gilberthcardenas.wordpress.com/2015/06/15/natural-art-like-andy-goldsworthy/

Park, Minjae. (6/3/2014).  In a college-high school cooperation, science and tech meets art. http://www.northjersey.com/news/education/learning-art-for-math-s-sake-1.1027902#sthash.KY6GmmHP.dpuf

Park, Minjae. (5/2/2014). New Jersey Record. WPU program help Paterson teachers integrate art with science. http://www.northjersey.com/news/education/wpu-paterson-schools-partnership-gets-boost-1.1007635#sthash.gHcbOvU7.dpuf

iefimerida.  (10/27/2012). O οικονομικός αναλυτής της κρίσης Γιάννης Βαρουφάκης τώρα παρουσιάζει και έργα τέχνης/ The economist Yanis Varoufakis now presents artworks  http://www.iefimerida.gr/node/73947 # ixzz2zmEqZPNP

Handler, S.  (9/2012). “Triada Samaras:  The State of Greece: FOR RENT – FOR SALE.” Vital Space: Nature & Humanity. http://www.vitalspace.org

Mills, J. (4/9/2012).  “In Gowanus Playgrounds Both Real and Imagined.”  The L Magazine.

Kelly, K. (4/5/2012) “Imagining an Ideal City: Brooklyn Utopias Show at the Old Stone House.”  Pardon Me for Asking. http://pardonmeforasking.blogspot.com/2012/04/imagining-ideal-city-brooklyn-utopias.html

Short, A. (3/27/2012). “Picture perfect: Artists explore 'Brooklyn Utopias' at Park Slope's Old Stone House.” Brooklyn Paper.  http://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/35/13/24_brooklynutopias_2012_03_30_bk.html

Meier, A. (5/14/2012). “Imagining Urban Art Utopias” HYPERALLRGIC/Sensitive to Art and Its Contents http://hyperallergic.com/51446/brooklyn-utopias/

2012 “Brooklyn Utopias:  Park Space/Play Space” Brooklynian http://hyperallergic.com/51446/brooklyn-utopias/

2011   Jaszi, Sabrina. "Teens Make Their Gowanus Death Masks • The Brooklyn Paper." 

The Brooklyn Paper: Brooklyn’s Real Newspaper. Web. 26 Nov. 2011.

http://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/32/44/32_44_sj_gowanus_masks.html

2011   "Toxic Gowanus Canal: Local Teens Create " Airborne Contaminants" Masks." Pardon Me 

For Asking. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. 

<http://pardonmeforasking.blogspot.com/2009/10/toxic- gowanus-canal-local-teens-create.html

"New BHS Exhibit – Brooklyn Utopias? | Brooklyn Heights Blog." Brooklyn Heights Blog | Dispatches from America's First Suburb. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://brooklynheightsblog.com/archives/12674>.

"Triada Samaras, Image from "Carroll Gardens Democracy Wall"" Brooklyn Utopias?Web. 26 Nov. 2011. 

<http://brooklynutopias.com/artwork/944531_Triada_Samaras_image_from_Carroll.html>.

"Imagining a Better Brooklyn." Gotham Gazette - the Place for New York City Policy and Politics. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.gothamgazette.com/events/feature_archive.php?e=239>.

“Activists Use Blogs to Organize Anti-Developer Protest”. Crains New York Business. Web. 26   Nov 2011. http://crainsnewyork.com/article/20080024/REG/149813739/1126.

 Nov. 2011. <http://www.mutualart.com/Events/Exhibitions/Public-Perspectives--Brooklyn-Utopias-/DA3700C4EECC200F

“Characters of Gowanus” Web 26 Nov 2011. http://www.charactersofgowanus.com/?p=31McLaughlin, Mike, and Emilia Brock.

"Superfund Showdown on the Gowanus • The Brooklyn Paper." The Brooklyn Paper: Brooklyn’s Real Newspaper. Web. 26 Nov. 2011.

Calder, Rich. "'Carroll' Crusade - NYPOST.com." New York News | Gossip | Sports | Entertainment | Photos - New York Post. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/brooklyn/carroll_crusade_TZ6gF1mYG9AtAp3I2EMquL>.

“EPA Gowanus Canal Community Advising Group” Web. 26 Nov. 2011.  http://www.epa.gov/region2/superfund/npl/gowanus/pdf/CAG_General_Mtg_07_26.pdf>


“Locals: Gowanus Proposal Stinks” Crains New York Business. Web. 26 Nov 2011.2011 http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20081012/SUB/310129952.

"Super Fight Over Gowanus Superfund! Bloomberg Sides With Developer; Whole Foods Bows Out | Brooklyn (The Borough)." Brooklyn the Borough - The Source for Brooklyn Culture. Web. 26 Nov. 2011.

“The Gowanus Support Group” Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.gowanusbydesign.com/GbD_site/Canal_Stakeholders.html>.

"Group Says: No Carroll Without the Gardens." Only The Blog Knows Brooklyn. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. 

<http://onlytheblogknowsbrooklyn.com/2010/02/22/no-carroll-without-the-gardens/>.

“CBID Honors Gowanus Canal Activists At Anniversary Dinner." Pardon Me For Asking. Web. 26 Nov. 2011.<http://pardonmeforasking.blogspot.com/2010/04/cbid-honors-gowanus-canal-activists-at.html>.

"Neighborhood Groups Join Josh Skaller in Fight for a REAL Cleanup the Gowanus | The Daily Gotham." The Daily Gotham Grassroots News and Activism for New Yorkers. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. 

http://www.dailygotham.com/mole333/blog/neighborhoodgroupsjoinjoshskallerinfightforarealcleanupthegowanus.

“Critics say Carroll Gardens jeopardized by DeBlasio bill” Web. 26 Nov 2011. <http://www.boropolitics.com/stories/1/17/01_16_cg_deblasio_school.html>.

"Carroll Gardens Democracy Wall Part of Jersey Exhibit." Gowanus Lounge — Serving Brooklyn. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.bobguskind.com/2008/12/17/carroll-gardens-democracy-wall-part-of-jersey-exhibit/>.

“A Fond Farewell To Vince Favorito, Long Time Carroll Gardens Resident And Neighborhood Historian." Pardon Me For Asking. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://pardonmeforasking.blogspot.com/2011/06/fond-farewell-to-vince-favorito-long.html>.

"Pollution | The Daily Gotham." The Daily Gotham | Grassroots News and Activism for New Yorkers. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.dailygotham.com/categories_and_keywords/pollution>.

"Revised Carroll Gardens Zoning Still Leaves 360 Smith Issue in Doubt” Brooklyn Daily   Eagle."  Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.brooklyneagle.com/archive/category.php?category_id=17>.

"CORD Supports Superfund for Gowanus." Only the Blog Knows Brooklyn. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://onlytheblogknowsbrooklyn.typepad.com/only_the_blog_knows_brook/2009/07/cord-supports-superfund-for-gowanus.html>.

Buiso, Gary. "Critics Say Carroll Gardens Jeopardized by De Blasio Bill - NYPOST.com." New York News | Gossip | Sports | Entertainment | Photos - New York Post. Web. 26 Nov. 2011.

"360 Smith Hearing Leads to More Hearings | Brownstoner." Brownstoner: Brooklyn Real Estate and Renovation. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.brownstoner.com/blog/2008/09/360-smith-heari/>.

"CORD Supports Superfund for Gowanus." Only The Blog Knows Brooklyn. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://onlytheblogknowsbrooklyn.com/2009/07/02/cord-supports-superfund-for-gowanus/>.

"Carroll Gardens #2: Smith Street Building Fallout Continues - Curbed NY." Curbed NY : The New York City Neighborhoods and Real Estate Blog. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. 

<http://ny.curbed.com/archives/2007/06/26/carroll_gardens_2_smith_street_building_fallout_continues.php>.

Buiso, Gary. "Clarke Urged to Support Superfund • Brooklyn Daily." Brooklyn Daily: Neighborhood News, Events, Restaurants & Classifieds. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.brooklyndaily.com/stories/2009/45/courier_frontpage_gowclarke.html>.

"Carroll Gardens Citizens Plan Get Ready for Aug. 19 Commission Hearing” Brooklyn Daily Eagle. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.brooklyneagle.com/archive/category.php?category_id=5>.

2011   Jaszi, Sabrina. "Teens Make Their Gowanus Death Masks • The Brooklyn Paper." The

Brooklyn Paper: Brooklyn’s Real Newspaper. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/32/44/32_44_sj_gowanus_masks.html>.

2011   "Toxic Gowanus Canal: Local Teens Create " Airborne Contaminants" Masks." Pardon Me For Asking. Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://pardonmeforasking.blogspot.com/2009/10/toxic- gowanus-canal-local-teens-   

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“Brooklyn Utopias? Artists Consider Visions of an Ideal Brooklyn” Brooklyn Historical Society Press Release. Web. 26 Nov 2011. <http://brooklynhistory.org/resources/press/bhs_2009_aug_25.pdf>.

2009   "Brooklyn Utopias? Workshops." Starting Artists, Inc.Web. 26 Nov. 2011.    

<http://www.startingartists.org/2009/11/brooklyn-utopias-workshops/>.

Zimmer, Amy. “After Crane, Critics’ Ire Builds at Developers” MetroNY, 3/18/2009.

"Public Perspectives: Brooklyn... at Brooklyn Historical Society on Mutualart.com." Web. 26


2009   "Brooklyn Utopias? Workshops." Starting Artists, Inc.Web. 26 Nov. 2011.   

http://www.startingartists.org/2009/11/brooklyn-utopias-workshops/

3/10/2009 Triada Samaras Featured on News 12 Brooklyn Cable Television. "Death of a Blogger".

1/2008 Triada Samaras and Bob Guskind Featured on B-CAT (Brooklyn Independent Television). BCAT interviews Gowanus Lounge and CG CORD for “Interview” News Magazine Program.  

1/5/2008 The Brooklyn Papers, Brooklyn NY.  Brooklyn Papers reports: “80 to watch in ’08” naming # 41:  Democracy Wall, Carroll Gardens: “Every couple of weeks a new mural and message pops up at the plaza on the corner of Second Place and Smith Street, and it’s a barometer for public sentiment on local news.”  

12/30/2007 Featured on News 12 Brooklyn Cable Television. “Triada Samaras and The Democracy Wall:  Wall turns into protest of Carroll Gardens development." http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QjFx-OlXT10  Web. 26 Nov. 2011. <http://www.news12.com/archive/articleDetail.jsp?articleId=205063>.

Hodek, M. (2006). “Editor’s Discretion/Featured Artist: Triada Samaras.” Inter-view Bulletin: Teacher Writers for a Public Voice (TWPV), Teachers College/Columbia University. Volume 1, Issue 2.

2006: D’Addario, Darren, “Trash Talk” Time Out New York/Issue 546 March 16-22 2006

 
SELECTED PUBLISHED WORKS


Samaras, T. (2017). Using high level questions in the art area. In Strasser & Bresson, Big questions for young minds:     extending children’s thinking.Washington, DC: NAEYC. In press.

Samaras, T. & Strasser, J. (2015). Preschoolers as Eco artists documenting the natural world around them. Teaching    Young Children, 8 (4) 30-31.  Washington, DC: NAEYC.

Samaras, T. & Strasser, J., with Russo, M. (2015). Using collage to encourage creativity, high Level thinking, and conversation! In Dombrink-Green Intro, Expressing creativity in preschool, 20–25. Washington, DC: NAEYC.

Samaras, T. & Strasser, J., with Russo, M. (2012). Using collage to encourage creativity, high Level thinking, and conversation! Teaching Young Children, 5(3), 18-22. Washington, DC: NAEYC.

Bisgaier, C. & Samaras, T., with Russo, M. (2006). Young children try, try again: using wood, glue, and words to enhance learning. In Moss, Cross, & Laidroo,Annual editions: early childhood and elementary literacy. Columbus, Ohio: McGraw Hill.

Bisgaier, C. & Samaras, T., with Russo, M. (2005). Young children try, try again: using wood, glue, and words to enhance learning. In Koralek, ed.,Spotlight on young children and the creative arts, 22-29. Washington, DC: NAEYC.

Bisgaier, C. & Samaras, T., with Russo, M. (2004). Young children try, try again: using wood, glue, and words to enhance learning. Young Children, 59 (4), 22-29. Washington, DC: NAEYC.