Meet us in St. Louis (virtually!): Attend our December 13 Virtual Open House at 9am (CST).
MFA studios are located in Weil Hall, a brand-new, LEED Platinum graduate hub. Students have access to myriad specialized facilities, including the digital fabrication lab, our expansive printmaking suite and book studio, the textile studio, our new media studio, the D.B. Dowd Modern Graphic History Library, the Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library, and the School’s Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum.
Washington University offers competitive financial support, including numerous full-tuition awards. The Sam Fox Ambassadors Graduate Fellowship, our newest program, provides an additional 10 scholarships annually plus travel stipends to Sam Fox School graduate students.
Lisa Bulawsky (chair), Jamie Adams, Michael Byron, Amy Hauft, Meghan Kirkwood, Richard Krueger, Arny Nadler, Patricia Olynyk, Tim Portlock, Jack Risley, Denise Ward-Brown, Cheryl Wassenaar, and Monika Weiss.
John Hendrix (chair), D.B. Dowd, Gerald Early, Edward Kinsella III, Heidi Kolk, Shreyas R Krishnan, Skye Lacerte, Joy Novak, and Dan Zettwoch.
Hugo Crosthwaite, David Antonio Cruz, Jess T. Dugan, Cole Lu, Meleko Mokgosi, Vidhya Nagarajan, Richie Pope, Deborah Roberts, Sheldon Scott, Taryn Simon + Ingrid Schaffner, Stephanie Syjuco, and Adrian Octavius Walker.
Visit samfoxschool.wustl.edu to register for the Virtual Open House on December 13.
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Anthony Banua-Simon’s documentary Cane Fire contrasts decades of Hollywood images of his home with its current reality.
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Michelle Segre’s art is truer to the actual world we live in than to the ideal one proposed and refined by the art world and its institutions.
The school’s 2022 cohort was encouraged to fail, get messy, and try new things.
Northwestern’s Block Museum of Art Presents A Site of Struggle: American Art against Anti-Black Violence
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Define American has named the fourth cohort of its annual fellowship, which gives grants and career development opportunities to five artists.
Guest curated by Alison Burstein, An Asterism* at the school’s Kellen Gallery in NYC features the work of 15 multidisciplinary artists, on view from May 16 through May 27.
The site of Michelangelo’s famous frescoes has a strict no-photos policy.
Her short film Freshwater is now playing at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit.
In the artist’s new exhibition, Black moves away from her signature representation of commercial goods to celebrating the labors behind everyday life.