Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College (Bard MFA) Presents Class of 2019 Thesis Exhibition, July 21–29, at Bard College Exhibition Center/UBS Gallery In Red Hook, NY
ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, N.Y.— The Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College (Bard MFA) presents Setup, the Class of 2019 thesis exhibition, which brings together MFA candidates’ culminating work in the disciplines film/video, music/sound, painting, photography, sculpture, and writing. The exhibition is on view from July 21 through July 29 at the Bard College Exhibition Center/UBS Gallery in Red Hook, New York.
An opening reception with scheduled performances takes place on Saturday, July 21, 1–4pm. Evening presentations of performance, readings, and screenings of time-based works will be held at various locations on the Bard College campus the following week, July 23–27. The exhibition and presentations are free and open to the public.
The 2019 MFA candidates are: Qais Assali, Charlotte Bonjour, Nadia Botello, Anne Cousineau, Violet Dennison, Onur Gökmen, Colt Hausman, Ranee Henderson, Madeline Hollander, Rin Johnson, Robert Keil, Richard Kennedy, Lu Yim, Stefan Maier, Ragnhild May, Sarah Reiter, John-Elio Reitman, Alan Segal, Wei Leng Tay, Jon Wang, Matt Waples, Austin White, Tyler Wilcox, Alisha Wormsley, Marina Xenofontos.
Setup is coordinated by Line Ebert, a curatorial studies student at Städelschule, Frankfurt, Germany, and an intern at The Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College (CCS Bard).
Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 11 a.m.–5 p.m., and Saturday/Sunday, 1–5 p.m. For the opening, a return shuttle service will be offered from Rhinecliff Amtrak station. Schedules and available here: http://www.bard.edu/mfa/thesis/. Parking is available in the lot at 7401 South Broadway and on Garden Street.
Founded in 1981, Bard MFA’s low-residency program brings together students and faculty in six disciplines for a unique conversation and critique based interdisciplinary program. Students are immersed in a diverse community of artists for three eight-week summer sessions interspersed with winter independent study.
For more information please contact Lawre Stone, program manager, Bard MFA, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 845-758-7481, or visit bard.edu/mfa.
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