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MFA Fine Arts Student Presents Short Film at the MADE IN NY FILMMAKERS SHOWCASE

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Film Screening

BARKER (14min) Produced  &  Directed  by  Catherine  Fenton  Bernath  examines  the  struggles  of  institutional  living  of  a  bed  bound  man  facing  end  of  life.  Bernath,  a first  year  MFA  student  in…

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Collage Soft Circuits Workshop

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Workshops

Collage & Soft Circuits Workshop Wednesday, January 27th, 7-9pm 6 East 16th Street, 12th Floor   This workshop offers new pathways for visual artists to engage with the creative application of novel materials and technology….

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Fine Arts Visiting Artist Lecture Series Begins Feb. 3rd!

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Visiting Lecture Series

The Visiting Artist Lecture Series for 2016 begins with Kate Gilmore! Date: February 3rd Time: 7pm Location: Kellen Auditorium, 66 Fifth Ave. lobby level Kate Gilmore  is a performance, video and…

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AIGA@Parsons Lecture Series Presents: An Evening with Google Creative Lab

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Lectures

  Wednesday, January 27, 2016 The Auditorium The New School 66 West 12th Street 6:30-7:00PM Doors open & check-in 7:00-8:30PM Presentation 8:30-9:00PM Reception ***This event has now reached capacity and is sold…

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Adele photographed for TIME by MFA Photo alumnus Erik Madigan Heck (’09)

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Alumni News News

    ADELE PHOTOGRAPHED BY ERIK MADIGAN HECK FOR TIME MAGAZINE Released in print on Monday, December 21st internationally and online at www.time.com
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Parsons Fine Arts Alumni Screening at Mix NYC Queer Experimental Film Fest

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Alumni News

Parsons MFA Alumni Buzz Slutzky and Mylo Mendez  will be screening videos at this years MIX NYC Queer Experimental Film Festival .  MIX NYC is the longest running queer film festival in New…

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“Altos @ Parsons: In Residence” Exhibition Opening September 3rd At 25 East Gallery

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Exhibitions

Altos @ Parsons:  In Residence This exhibition delves into the territory of memory and location to tell the story of a dual experience; all the artists selected for this show have…

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Career Services Career Expo, September 30th!

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Parsons

  For specific questions about the Expo, please contact Khourin Wilkins at wilkinsk@newschool.edu
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Tariku Shiferaw and Ryota Sato: Bluewolf Art Installation Scholarship Winners

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Student News

Works by MFA Fine Arts students Tariku Shiferaw, a mixed media artist and painter, and Ryota Sato, a silkscreen artist, were selected for the inaugural Bluewolf Art Installation Scholarship program, this year titled, “In Between Abstraction.”…

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MFA Fine Art Alums Mark Smith and Matt Whitman to Exhibit Work in Upcoming #INTHECLOUD Show

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Alumni News

MFA Fine Arts Alum Mark Smith and Matt Whitman are presenting new work in the upcoming summer show #INTHECLOUD. Smith and Whitman will also be showing collaborative work titled, Dreamliner /…

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MFA Fine Arts Student Logan Lape Receives Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award

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Student News

MFA Fine Arts Student Logan Lape has been awarded the prestigious International Sculpture Center’s Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award for 2015. Congrats Logan! The International Sculpture Center (ISC) established the…

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MFA Fine Arts Student Eleana Antonaki Wins the BP Portrait Awards Young Artist Award

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Student News

J. by Eleana Antonaki, 2015 Oil on canvas 1450 x 1450mm New York based artist Eleana Antonaki, 25, is the winner of the BP Young Artist Award 2015 for a portrait…

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A Bowery Residence curated by MFA Alumni

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Alumni News News

A Bowery Residence Brings Four One and Two Person Shows to Lower East Side LIVELIVE Presents and Standard Practice are excited to announce A Bowery Residence, a series of four one…

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2015 Parsons Fine Arts MFA Thesis Show: Off Pink

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News Parsons

Parsons the New School for Design is pleased to announce Off Pink, the 2015 Parsons Fine Arts MFA Thesis Show curated by Tina Kukielski. The exhibition features new works in a…

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MFA Fine Art Student Eleana Antonaki Selected as Finalist for BP National Portrait Award in London

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Student News

MFA Fine Arts student Anne Eleni Antonaki (Eleana) is a finalist for the BP National Portrait Award at the National Portrait Gallery London. Congrats Eleana! About the Exhibition: The Portrait Award, now in its thirty-sixth year at…

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Announcing the Spring 2015 Fine Arts Graduate Open Studios

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Parsons Fine Arts is pleased to announce the Spring 2015 Graduate Open Studios. Thursday, March 19 from 6–9p. 25 East 13th Street, 4th & 5th Floor A dynamic group of 43 graduate…

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MFA Alum Paula Hayes Exhibits Sculptures in Madison Square Park Exhibit

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Alumni News

MFA Alum Paula Hayes will be showing her work in Madison Square Park‘s Fall/Winter Exhibition. Hayes’s exhibition will be installed on the west gravel of Madison Square Park. See the exhibition…

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AMT Visiting Artists Lecture Series: Zimoun

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Visiting Lecture Series

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Auditorium, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center 66 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10003 Using simple and functional components,…

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MFA Fine Arts Alum Phoenix Lindsay Hall Wins NYC Herradura Barrel Art Collection Competition

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Alumni News

MFA Fine Arts Alum and AMT staff member Phoenix Lindsay Hall was awarded first place in the NYC Herradura Barrel Art Collection Competition! It is an annual competition put on my Herradura, where 10 artists…

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Fine Arts Faculty Simone Douglas’ “Promise”

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Faculty News

MFA Fine Arts Director, Simone Douglas, was awarded a school fund to help her build a large scale sculptural artwork in the Australian Desert. Learn more about Promise, and its 2015 opening reception!  It’s…

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ABOUT FINE ART MFA

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 finearts.parsons.edu or contact the Director of the MFA Program, Simone Douglas, please send an email to: douglasS@newschool.edu

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