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Minneapolis, MN—November, 19—The Master of Fine Arts (MFA) class of 2020 at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD) invites you to two sessions of public research presentations on the mornings of December 10 and 11, from 9:30 to noon each day. Each student will present a ten-minute summary of their research from the past semester with time for questions. Take this opportunity to learn more about the ideas and contexts behind the work of these soon-to-be graduating students. Candidates in MCAD’s interdisciplinary MFA program explore wide-ranging ideas through a multitude of media including graphic design, fiber, installation, comics, illustration, painting, drawing, video, performance, sculpture, and multimedia. 

Artists 

  • Camilo Aguirre
  • Emma Beatrez
  • Yujie Cao
  • Jiahao Chen
  • Qian Chen
  • Kendall Dickinson
  • Roshan Ganu
  • Harry Gao
  • Shirin Ghoraishi
  • Xingzi Liang
  • Molly Murakami
  • Lee Noble
  • Alonzo Pantoja
  • David Ruhlman
  • Patrick Sexton
  • Emma Shen
  • Brad Thomas
  • Xintong Yang

Event Details
When: Tuesday, December 10, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Where: MCAD Auditorium 150, 2501 Stevens Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Who: Free and open to the public
RSVP: On Facebook

ABOUT MCAD’S MFA PROGRAM

The MCAD MFA Program is a community of makers, thinkers, theorists, researchers, and creative professionals. The student body is diverse with a robust international presence. The subject of student-inquiry responds to social, cultural, and professional needs as well as to entrepreneurial opportunities, stretching across art and design practices. Students in the program pursue creative work in a lively, interdisciplinary environment that includes animation, comic art, drawing, filmmaking, furniture design, graphic design, illustration, interactive media, painting, paper and book arts, photography, printmaking, and sculpture.

 

ABOUT THE MINNEAPOLIS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN

Recognized nationally and internationally for its innovative and interdisciplinary approaches to visual arts education, the Minneapolis College of Art and Design is home to more than 750 students and offers professional certificates, bachelor of fine arts and bachelor of science degrees, and graduate degrees.