MFA Fine Arts Alumni Panel

September 22, 2021 7PM

The Fine Arts Department invites you to join this Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021 at 7:00 pm EST,  for a panel discussion featuring MFA Fine Arts alumni: Liliana Farber, Jess Posner, and Kevin Quiles Bonilla.

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Liliana Farber is a visual artist based in New York. She is a recipient of Lumen Prize for Art and Technology, Network Culture Award from Stuttgarter Filmwinter, and Artis Grant. Farber has exhibited at The National Musesum of Contemporary Art (Portugal), The National Museum of Fine Arts (Chile), The National Museum of Visual Arts (Uruguay), Ars Electronica (Austria), Arebyte (London), and WRO Media Art Biennale (Poland). Farber’s work has been featured in OnCurating, MIT’s Leonardo, Erev-Rav, Haaretz, and El Pais.


Jess Posner (she/they) is an artist, writer, organizer, and educator. Her work is activated in museums, galleries, journals, zines, artist spaces, cow pastures, parks, bars, the internet, and beyond. She founded the virtual dance party and coproduces the inclusive FLANNEL queer party in Syracuse, NY. She is non-profit worker, adjunct professor, yoga teacher, and board member of CNY Pride. Above all else, they want you to remember what joy feels like. Living, loving and working in Syracuse, NY.


Kevin Quiles Bonilla (he/they) is an interdisciplinary artist from San Juan, Puerto Rico. He’s the recipient of an Emerging Artist Award from The John F. Kennedy Center (2017) and has presented his work at The Brooklyn Museum, Queens Museum, The Lincoln Center, and the Leslie-Loman Museum. He has been an artist in residence at the Art + Disability Residency (2018 – 2019), Leslie Lohman Museum’s Queer Performance Residency (2019), LMCC’s Workspace Residency (2019-2020), and En Foco Inc. Photography Fellowship (2021). He explores ideas around power, colonialism, and history with his identity as context.