Art and Art Professions

Exhibitions and Events

2019 BFA Thesis Exhibitions

Barney Building: The Commons & Rosenberg Gallery
34 Stuyvesant Street

Part I: walking through the streets, wondering what people think of you
March 28 - April 6, 2019
Opening Reception: March 27, 5-7pm

Featuring work by Sasha Ballard, Candace La, Chae Won Lee, Taryn Deleon Mendiola, Brianne Nagle, Abigail Phipps, Erica Rawald, Bryce Sawyer and Nora Wang.

Part II: Bloom
April 10 - April 21, 2019
Opening Reception: April 10, 5-7pm

Featuring work by Defne Cemal, Ari Manuel, Gabriel Rosen, Samhita Kamisetty, Kayley Saade, Adriana Maria Orrantia, Hannah Murphy, Kara Kendall and David Stapleton.

Part III: 777
April 24 - May 4, 2019
Opening Reception: April 24, 5-7pm

Featuring work by Byron Kim, Natalia Riveros, Alston Watson, Christine Hong, Kaiwen Huang, Minjee Kim, Sarah Lane and Emily Castronuovo.

Part IV: Mood
May 8 - May 18, 2019
Opening Reception: May 8, 5-7pm

Featuring work by Anna Cho, Vivian Song, Alex Hwang, Anatasha Saminjo, Madeline Bach, Yin Chou, Eun Jin Kim, Esther Chang, Irene Chen and Stephanie Medina.

2019 MFA Thesis Exhibitions

The interdisciplinary MFA in Studio Art brings together an exceptional group of emerging artists committed to developing their work within a community of faculty, visiting artists, art professionals, and peers. 80WSE Gallery, an extension of the Department of Art and Art Professions, presents contemporary and historical exhibitions, by noted artists and curators, produced in collaboration with faculty and students.

Part I
April 3 – 20, 2019
Opening Reception: April 3, 5–8pm
80WSE Gallery

Jessica Sinks
Julie Yeo
Vincent CY Chen
Blaine Spesak
Thomas Ray Willis

Part II
May 1 – 22, 2019
Opening Reception: May 1, 5–8pm
80WSE Gallery

Dylan Cameron
Ned Shalanski
Virginia Yearick
Thomas Tomczak
Oakley TapolaVisual Arts Administration Program Alumni Council Career Fair

May 3, 6:30-8:30pm
Pless Hall
82 Washington Square East

Come and gather around tables for open and engaged conversations with alumni experts in the visual arts professions to learn about their diverse career paths and experiences, to gain insights and advice for your own career development, and to network and build future relationships with peers and mentors.

Strategic Planning Fair

May 13, 5:30-7:30pm
Barney Building: 6th floor
34 Stuyvesant Street

Student teams present research reports that reveal solutions to different challenges confronting several visual arts organizations in New York City. We hope you will join us for wine, food, and a dialogue among the student researchers, representatives from the organizations, Visual Arts Administration alumni and faculty and learn more about the studies and implications for arts organizations in the future.