This course assists second year M.F.A. candidates in developing the substantial body of work that will constitute their M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition. Issues addressed include installation design, catalogue production, & professional practices. Students work with the 80 Washington Square Galleries Director & a self-chosen Thesis Committee of three faculty artists, which oversees the development of the exhibition & written thesis. The course concludes with the formal presentation & defense of the thesis exhibition to faculty, the thesis committee & outside reviewers.