Meet the Team

Meet the Artist

Lily Benson


Lily Benson is a filmmaker, visual artist, and hypnotist. Her work examines feminist history and reconstructs it into new narrative forms. She currently works as a creative adviser at The New York Times and is the co-founder of Cinema COBRA, a curatorial platform for expanded cinema. Her work has appeared at places like CPH:DOX, Rotterdam International Film Festival, The Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Anthology Film Archives, The Hand Gallery, The Brooklyn Museum, Freight and Volume, and Nicolai Wallner Gallery. She received a BFA from The Cooper Union in New York City and an MFA from Malmö Art Academy in Sweden. Lily is on a mission to make our world a more experimental place.


Refract Magazine

Refract Magazine is a digital, non-fiction literary publication, focusing on contemporary issues within the arts, sciences, politics, culture, and literature. They seek to mobilize interest and support within Baruch College regarding current issues in our daily lives as well as the importance of being engaged in the news, local events, and communities. RefractMag is entirely student managed, and aims to showcase the written work of Baruch’s student body.

The New Media Artspace collaborated with Refract Magazine providing illustrations for articles.

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Public Hours

Week of March 18, 2019

M: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
T: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
W: 3: 00 PM - 9:00 PM
Th: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Week of March 25, 2019

M: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
T: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
W: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM


151 E. 25th Street
New York, NY 10010
Located in the Newman Library

About Us

The New Media Artspace is a teaching exhibition space in the Department of Fine and Performing Arts at Baruch College, CUNY. Housed in the Newman Library, the New Media Artspace showcases curated experimental media and interdisciplinary artworks by international artists, students, alumni, and faculty.
The New Media Artspace is open to CUNY students, faculty and staff during regular library hours. Members of the public should bring a state i.d and request access at the security desk at the second floor entrance to the library. During public hours, ask security to DIAL A DOCENT at x1664

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