Parsons’ Sheila C. Johnson Design Center presented (RE)COLLECTION (June 16–Sept. 7), an exhibition for which curators SILVIA ROCCIOLO, ERIK STARK, and JOHN WANZEL selected works owned by The New School to explore the curatorial process and role of institutional art collections in the 21st century. Curated by David Buckland and Chris Wainwright for Cape Farewell—an organization that enlists artists in the effort to communicate the science of climate change—U-N-F-O-L-D: A CULTURAL RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE (Sept. 30–Nov. 22) featured the work of 25 artists, musicians, and writers who participated in expeditions in 2007 and 2008 to the Arctic and in 2009 to the Andes, where they witnessed the effects of climate change. The show’s themes were explored in programs in partnership with Eyebeam Art + Technology Center, ARTPORT_making waves, and Positivefeedback, a collaboration between NYU, CUNY, and Columbia University. SPURRED CONVERSATIONS: THE CITY STUDIO + SEWARD PARK URBAN RENEWAL AREA (Jan. 23–Feb. 25) presents work created in visual urbanist studios led by GABRIELLE BENDINER-VIANI. Curated by Niels Van Tomme and organized by the Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture, WHERE DO WE MIGRATE TO? (Feb. 2–Apr.15) features the work of 19 artists and collectives responding to the political and psychological dimensions of the contemporary migrant experience.