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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design is pleased to present the culminating exhibition of graduating master of fine arts candidates.

Presenting a variety of disciplines including information graphics, painting, comics, animation, illustration, sculpture, and graphic design, the exhibition will feature work by twenty-six artists and designers.

This exhibition is the result of a two-year interdisciplinary journey of intensive research and studio practice. Whether you’re interested in contemporary painting and installation art or cutting-edge graphic design this exhibition will push boundaries into new ideas and visual structures.

MFA Thesis Exhibition and Reception 
Northrup King Building (Google Maps)
Gallery Hours: April 25, 26, 27 and May 2, 3
Friday, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday, noon-5:00 p.m.
Reception: Friday, May 2, 6:00-9:00 p.m., Gallery #254

Free and open to the public.

The Graduates:

Julie Bohmer—Illustration
Allison Bolah—Photography
Sean Cairns—Sculpture
Zach Collins—Collage/Collaboration
Adam Hamilton—Painting/Installation
Shannon Gilley—Animation
Christina Huang—Graphic Design
Ning Kang—Graphic Design
HeeYun Kim—Comic Arts
Trevor Knott—Sculpture/Performance
Azisa Koesoema—Comic Arts
Sieng Lee—Graphic Design
Wenwen Liao—Animation
Jiyun Lou—Graphic Design
Dennis Madamba—Illustration
Alissa McCourt—Sculpture/Performance
Sreekishen Nair—Sculpture/Mixed Media Installation
Desiree Niu—Graphic Design
Eric Syvertson—Painting
Liyuan Tong—Graphic Design
Kathryn Van Zante—Drawing/Painting
Duoni Wang—Graphic Design
Huiqian Wu—Graphic Design
Xiaohua Yang—Illustration
Xuancheng Zhang—Graphic Design
Kelsey Zigmund—Illustration