Lucy Raven

Assistant Professor

Lucy Raven is an artist living and working in New York. Recent solo exhibitions and presentations of her work include at the Serpentine Galleries, London, the Columbus Museum of Art, the Park Avenue Armory, and the Guggenheim Museum, New York. She is a founding member of Thirteen Black Cats, a film production collective with Vic Brooks and Evan Calder Williams, and teaches at the Cooper Union School of Art.

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  • “My feelings, my desires, my hopes, embrace humanity throughout the world,” Peter Cooper proclaimed in a speech in 1853. He looked forward to a time when, “knowledge shall cover the earth as waters cover the great deep.”

  • From its beginnings, Cooper Union was a unique institution, dedicated to founder Peter Cooper's proposition that education is the key not only to personal prosperity but to civic virtue and harmony.

  • Peter Cooper wanted his graduates to acquire the technical mastery and entrepreneurial skills, enrich their intellects and spark their creativity, and develop a sense of social justice that would translate into action.