School of Art, Media, and Technology

MFA Alums Luma Jasim and Tariku Shiferaw to Participate in 11th Annual Bushwick Open Studios

Alumni News

MFA Alums Luma Jasim and Tariku Shiferaw will both be participating in Arts in Bushwick’s (AiB) 11th Annual Bushwick Open Studios. Opening Reception: Friday, September 22, 2017 6-9 PM The Active Space…

Read More

MFA Alum American Artist Receives “Tech By Artists” 2018 Residency At Eyebeam

Alumni News

Eyebeam’s Residency provides a space in which artists will  dive head-first into the white hot issues of technology and society, through art, by creating robotic sculptures that expose racial bias in…

Read More

MFA Alum Luma Jasim Receives Mass MoCA Residency

Alumni News

MFA Alum Luma Jasim (’17) has been selected to join Mass MoCA’s Residency program beginning in November 2017. Luma Jasim is an interdisciplinary artist from Baghdad, whose art deals with politics…

Read More

MFA Alums American Artist and Ryota Sato to Open Two Person Show at SLEEPCENTER

Alumni News Events Exhibitions

Site After Sight American Artist & Ryota Sato Curated by William Lee SLEEPCENTER, 9 Monroe St., Bsmt, New York September 22 – October 6, 2017 Hours: 12pm – 6pm Friday – Sunday, weekdays by…

Read More

Elab Incubator Fellowships for Grad Students / Alumns – Apply through 10/12

Parsons

Are you interested in design- driven or impact entrepreneurship? Are you a or will you be a recent graduate in a agraduate program at The New School by December 2017? Do…

Read More

MFA Alums Maika’i Tubbs and Buzz Slutzky’s Installation Images Featured in New York Times

Alumni News

In the New York Times’ article “Art Once Shunned, Now Celebrated in ‘Found: Queer Archaeology; Queer Abstraction’”, Holland Cotter reviews a show at Leslie Lohman, featuring MFA alumnae Maika’i Tubbs and Buzz…

Read More

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

Faculty News News News

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…

Read More

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

Alumni News Exhibitions

  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…

Read More

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

Alumni News Exhibitions

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…

Read More

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

Faculty News News

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’…

Read More

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

Alumni News

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…

Read More

Apply for a 2017 Professional-Development Fellowship

Fellowships

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…

Read More

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

Alumni News Faculty News

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…

Read More

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

Alumni News Faculty News News

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…

Read More

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

Alumni News

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…

Read More

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

Events Student News

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…

Read More

CDRL’s Curatorial Slam, 4/21

Faculty News

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…

Read More

Parsons Fine Arts Spring 2017 Visiting Artist Lecture Series

AMT Home Slider

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…

Read More

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

Student News

  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…

Read More

Know Your Rights: IP Lecture Series Spring 2017

Lectures Parsons


Read More

CDRL’s Curatorial Slam, 4/21

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…

Read More

Faculty News

Filter Fine Arts by Category

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 www.newschool.edu/parsons/mfa-fine-arts or contact the Director of the MFA Program, Simone Douglas, please send an email to: douglasS@newschool.edu

All Rights Reserved © 2017. Parsons School of Design.