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Parsons Fine Arts Faculty Sreshta Rit Premnath debuts solo exhibition at Ace Gallery

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Sreshta Rit Premnath: Falling August 15 – September 23, 2017 Reception: Saturday, September 9, 2017, 6-9 PM Ace Gallery, 5514 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 For his first solo exhibition in Los Angeles, Parsons…

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Parsons MFA Fine Arts Alum Tariku Shiferaw Featured in Group Exhibition at Honfleur Gallery – August 19 through October 7th

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  Black Magic: AfroPasts/AfroFutures Magical Realism & Afrofuturism in the Black Diaspora Curated by Niama Safia Sandy August 19 – October 7, 2017 Opening Reception August 19th, 5:00pm – 8:00pm Honfleur…

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Alumni of the School of Art, Media, and Technology (Fine Arts and Photography) Exhibit at Bronx Calling: The Fourth AIM Biennial

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Now in its fourth cycle, Bronx Calling: The Fourth AIM Biennial features the work of seventy-two emerging artists, including several alumni of the School of Art, Media and Technology (Fine Arts and Photography). The…

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Artist Talk & Closing Reception for Sites of Knowledge Exhibition featuring Fine Arts Faculty Simone Douglas – July 27

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Jane Lombard Gallery is pleased to host an artist talk moderated by critic Zachary Sachs Thursday July 27th, from 6:00 – 8:00pm. The Sites of Knowledge exhibition is an Art Forum Critics’…

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Parsons Fine Arts MFA Alumni included at 440 Gallery exhibition through July 30th

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We are happy to announce the inclusion of work by Loretta Lomanto (MFA ’10) and Mary Younkin (MFA ’10) in (home), a national juried exhibition on the idea of “home” curated by…

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Apply for a 2017 Professional-Development Fellowship


CAA Announces the opening of its Professional-Development Fellowship for 2017. The program supports promising artists, designers, craftspeople, historians, curators, and critics who are enrolled in MFA, PhD, and other terminal-degree programs…

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Parsons Fine Arts Faculty & Alumna Sara Jimenez exhibits in Kamias Triennial and Bronx Calling: The Fourth AIM Biennial

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Sara Jimenez will exhibit in “Bronx Calling: The Fourth AIM Biennial.” The Biennial features work by 72 artists from the 2016 and 2017 classes of the Bronx Museum’s Artist in the Marketplace…

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Parsons MFA Fine Arts Alum Tariku Shiferaw and Faculty Shadi Harouni featured in Leaving Home: Cathouse FUNeral Migrates North

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Leaving Home:  Cathouse FUNeral Migrates North 18 West Main Street, Beacon, New York opening June 24, 4-9PM through September 10, 2017 general hours: Fri-Sun 12-6PM Situated in a 3,000 sq. ft. warehouse space a few minutes walk…

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Parsons MFA Fine Arts Alum, Jade Yumang, featured in group show at Fierman and 2nd Kamias Triennial

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Jade Yumang (MFA Fine Arts ’12) will be featured in a group show at Fierman called If You Were in My Body organized by Deric Carner. Yumang’s collaboration with Parsons Fine Arts Alumna…

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MFA Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition: “Second Nature” 4/20

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MFA Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition: “Second Nature”, curated by Chelsea Haines Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm  Westbeth Gallery55 Bethune Street, New York, New York Second Nature…

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CDRL’s Curatorial Slam, 4/21

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CDRL’s CURATORIAL SLAM!  Friday, 4/21, 6:30-9pm  In the historic Orozco Room (A 712), 66 W. 12th Street WHAT IS CURATORIAL WORK TODAY? Parsons’ Curatorial Design Research Lab (CDRL) is a community of practice…

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Parsons Fine Arts Spring 2017 Visiting Artist Lecture Series

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The Visiting Artists Lecture Series is sponsored by the School of Art, Media, and Technology (AMT) and the Fine Arts Program at Parsons School of Design. The lecture series invites renowned artists…

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“God or the Equivalent” MFA FA Student Show Opens February 6th, 2017, 6-8PM

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  God or the Equivalent February 6th-18th Opening: February 6th, 2017, 6:00-8:00 pm 25 East Gallery, 25 E. 13th Street, 5th floor. New York, NY. 10003 God or the Equivalent lives…

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Know Your Rights: IP Lecture Series Spring 2017

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MFA Fine Arts Faculty Chitra Ganesh & Marc Robinson Awarded Princeton Fellowships

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MFA Fine Arts Faculty Chitra Ganesh and Marc Robinson were recently announced as two of the five Princeton Hodder Fellows. Hodder Fellows may be writers, composers, choreographers, visual artists, performance artists,…

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Fine Arts Salon – Friday October 14


Friday October 14 6:30pm 25 East 13th Street, 5th floor
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Picture Berlin: Talk with Founding Director April Gertler, 10/17


PICTURE BERLIN Talk with Founding Director April Gertler October 17, 11AM-12PM Wollman Hall 65 W 11th St, 5th floor, New York, NY 10011 PICTURE BERLIN’s multi-faceted hybrid artist residency / art…

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Grad Student Travel Fund Application – DUE 10/21

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The Graduate Student Travel Fund Round 2 application is now open. Parsons encourages the creative or professional development of graduate students. The Graduate Student Travel Fund was created to cushion the economic burden of travel…

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Parsons MFA FA students Cali Kurlan and Luma Jasim named Bluewolf Scholarship Recipients

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Cali Kurlan, Bluewolf scholarship recipient Luma Jasim, Bluewolf scholarship recipient With heartfelt thanks to our friends at Bluewolf for providing this opportunity to our students, it is Parsons Fine Arts great…

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Hybrid Projects: Text/Image a collaborative MFA Workshop with TNS Creative Writing Program


For AMT MFA students only Saturday, Sept 24th 11am-1:30pm What is the relationship between text and image? How can writers and image-makers deepen their practice(s) by exchange, collaboration and exploration?  This…

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The MFA course in Fine Arts offers an exciting, critically engaged, cross-disciplinary program for emerging artists. The 2-year, 60-credit curriculum is based on a combination of studio, theory and professional practices classes committed to expanding the formal, intellectual, and conceptual work of students working within and across a wide variety of media such as performance, sculpture, painting, drawing, photography, installation and video. The program encourages students to create, present, and interpret their work with the intellectual rigor and refined skill required to become professional artists. The international MFA Fine Arts faculty are celebrated members of the New York art community who exhibit and publish world-wide. The MFA Fine Arts student community is a proudly diverse group who hail from numerous backgrounds and cultures.

To learn more about the program, please visit or contact the Director of the MFA Program, Simone Douglas, please send an email to:

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