The Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis is pleased to announce the openings of A Thing Like You and Me: 2020 MFA in Visual Art Thesis Exhibition and smoke, signals, space2021 MFA in Visual Art Thesis Exhibition at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum

These exhibitions reflect the critical conversations, interdisciplinary investigations, collective visions, and diverse practices of these two groups of artists. Their works are testaments to the power and persistence of art and the irrepressible drive of artmaking. We invite you to celebrate the work of this new generation of artists.

A Thing Like You and Me: 2020 MFA in Visual Art Thesis Exhibition
April 5–July 25, 2021

Featuring: Grace Eunhae Cho / Damaris Dunham / Brie Henderson / Aleida Hertel / Yeeun Kang / Alex T. Klein / Sarah Knight / Liz Moore / Emily Mueller / Lola Ayisha Ogbara / Linnéa Ryshke / Chris Scott / Sixue Yang

smoke, signals, space: 2021 MFA in Visual Art Thesis Exhibition
May 7–August 1, 2021

Featuring: Jessica Bremehr / Amanda Casarez / Ryan Erickson / Adrian Gonzalez / Maddie Grotewiel / Younser (Seri) Lee/ Gaoyuan Pan / Takura Suzuki / Alexa Velez

Both exhibitions are organized by Leslie Markle, curator for public art, Kemper Art Museum. Due to COVID-19, the Kemper Art Museum is currently closed to the public but remains open to Washington University students, faculty, and staff. 

Learn about the Sam Fox School’s MFA in Visual Art program at