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The Hunter College MFA Program in Studio Art is pleased to announce Part I of the Spring 2018 MFA Thesis Exhibition at 205 Hudson StreetApril 19 – May 5, 2018. The exhibition will feature nine MFA Candidates: Hector Rene Membreno Canales, Patrick Costello, Theresa Daddezio, Rachelle Dang, Pablo Diaz, Mikey Foster Estes, Zac Hacmon, Michelle O’Connell, and Becky Jane Rosen. The opening reception is April 19th, 6– 9pm. The exhibition will be open seven days a week from 11am–6pm, and is free and open to everyone.

The nine artists in the exhibition represent an array of art making practices, including painting, sculpture, photography, video, performance, and site-specific installations, covering a range of subjects from the sensual to the political. The exhibition includes an introduction by Joachim Pissarro, Bershad Professor of Art History and Director of the Hunter College Art Galleries. More information about the artists and the exhibition is available online here.

The Hunter College MFA Program in Studio Art is a competitive and affordable three-year program providing a rigorous immersion in the changing ideas and forms of contemporary art. Located in Manhattan’s Tribeca neighborhood, the program offers students the time, space, and an interdisciplinary framework in which to develop their artistic practice. MFA faculty include Carrie Moyer (Program Director), Drew Beattie, Andrea Blum, AK Burns, Daniel Bozhkov, Joel Carriero, Susan Crile, Lisa Corinne Davis, Constance DeJong, Valerie Jaudon, Jeffery Mongrain, Paul Ramirez, Reiner Leist, Juan Sanchez, Alex Segade, Nari Ward, and Tom Weaver.

Questions about the Hunter College Spring 2018 Thesis Exhibition should be directed to Becky Jane Rosen at beckyjanerosen@gmail.com.

Spring 2018 MFA Thesis Exhibition: Part I opens tomorrow (205 Hudson Street, Lower Manhattan) and continues through May 5, 2018.

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