Constructing Futures: Making Ecological Art in an Age of Uncertainty with Student Linnéa Gad

Constructing Futures: Making Ecological Art in an Age of Uncertainty with Student Linnéa Gad

October 14, 2021

Constructing Futures: Making Ecological Art in a Time of Uncertainty is a biweekly series that features artists who use found materials, natural resources, and the landscape to construct work that addresses the harsh realities of our ecological age.

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Students Present in the First Installment of the 2021 Visual Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition

Students Present in the First Installment of the 2021 Visual Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition

October 11, 2021

The first installment of the Columbia University School of the Arts Visual Arts Program 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition is now open at the Lenfest Center and will run until October 16, 2021.

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School of the Arts Co-Launches Online Platform MFA Index, Showcasing Student Work

School of the Arts Co-Launches Online Platform MFA Index, Showcasing Student Work

July 13, 2021

The MFA Index is an online space that boasts several functions—as a virtual gallery of visual art, a directory of MFA students, graduates and their work, and "a rich resource for prospective and current students, alumni, artists, teachers, and/or anyone with an interest in art practices and pedagogy

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Visual Arts Program Presents the Class of 2020 Thesis Exhibition

Visual Arts Program Presents the Class of 2020 Thesis Exhibition

May 18, 2021

The exhibition encompasses work by the 31 artists who completed their second year of the Visual Arts MFA Program in the Spring of 2020 who, due to COVID-19 pandemic, had their in-person exhibition postponed until this spring.

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Visual Arts Celebrated Spring 2021 Graduating Class in Undergraduate Thesis Exhibition

Visual Arts Celebrated Spring 2021 Graduating Class in Undergraduate Thesis Exhibition

April 28, 2021

The undergraduate Visual Arts Program at Columbia University recently honored their Spring 2021 graduates at their annual Senior Thesis Show. Over 75 people tuned in for the reception hosted by Adjunct Assistant Professor Emily Henretta ’11 and Professor Gregory Amenoff.  

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Visual Arts Program Presents the Class of 2021 First Year MFA Exhibition

Visual Arts Program Presents the Class of 2021 First Year MFA Exhibition

April 20, 2021

The exhibition, which ran this spring from March 27 through April 10, 2021, encompassed work by the 23 artists who completed their first year of the Visual Arts MFA Program in 2020.

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Visual Arts Student Kelsey Shwetz Shows Work at Casa Equis and Hollis Taggart

Visual Arts Student Kelsey Shwetz Shows Work at Casa Equis and Hollis Taggart

April 15, 2021

Casa Equis houses Shwetz’s solo exhibition A Lamp is Not the Only Sign of Glass while Hollis Taggart includes Shwetz’s pieces in its group exhibition Unique Expressions. 

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Visual Arts Students and Recent Alumni Present Work in Live Program with the Jewish Museum

Visual Arts Students and Recent Alumni Present Work in Live Program with the Jewish Museum

April 14, 2021

The event takes place Sunday, April 18, 2021 from 4:00 to 5:30 pm ET via Zoom, and it will respond to the show, We Fight to Build a Free World: An Exhibition by Jonathan Horowitz, which was on display from October 1, 2020 to February 14, 2021.

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