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The Bard MFA Thesis Exhibition Setup Opens July 21

Join us as we celebrate the culminating work of the Bard MFA Class of 2019.

Lee Nachum, MFA ’20. Performance during Second Year Exhibition, June, 2018. Photo credit: Pete Mauney MFA’00
Lee Nachum, MFA ’20. Performance during Second Year Exhibition, June, 2018. Photo credit: Pete Mauney MFA’00

The Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College, presents Setup, the Class of 2019 thesis exhibition, showcasing work of third-year students in Film/Video, Music/Sound, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, and Writing. The exhibition will be on view from July 21 through July 29 at the Bard College Exhibition Center/UBS Gallery, in Red Hook, New York.

The opening reception takes place on Saturday, July 21, 1–4 pm. Evening presentations of performance, readings, and screenings of time-based works be held at on the Bard College campus the following week, July 23–27. The exhibition and presentations are free and open to the public.

The 2019 MFA candidates:
Qais Assali, Charlotte Bonjour, Nadia Botello, Anne Cousineau, Violet Dennison, Onur Gökmen, Colt Hausman, Ranee Henderson, Madeline Hollander, Rin Johnson, Robert Keil, Richard Kennedy, Lu Yim, Stefan Maier, Ragnhild May, Sarah Reiter, John-Elio Reitman, Alan Segal, Wei Leng Tay, Jon Wang, Matt Waples, Austin White, Tyler Wilcox, Alisha Wormsley, Marina Xenofontos.

Setup is coordinated by Line Ebert, Curatorial Studies Städelschule.

Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 11am–5pm, and Saturday/Sunday, 1–5pm. For the opening, round-trip shuttle bus service will be available from Rhinecliff Amtrak station. Travel information can be found here.

Founded in 1981, Bard MFA’s low-residency program brings together students and faculty in 6 disciplines for a unique conversation and critique based interdisciplinary program. Students are immersed in a diverse community of artists for three 8-week summer sessions interspersed with winter independent study. Join the conversation.