MFA Show April 28–May 18
Reception: Friday, April 27, 8:00–10:00 p.m.
A must-see presentation of the next generation of artists and designers, this exhibition features work by more than 130 students completing their MFA degrees at SAIC. Guest curators Steven Bridges, grupa o.k. (Julian Myers and Joanna Szupinska), Tumelo Mosaka, and Pablo Helguera transform the galleries into series of visual encounters and unconventional experiences.
Graduate Writing Program Readings
Mondays, through April 23, 12:00 p.m.
Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection
37 S. WabashAve., room 508
IMPACT: Graduate Performance Festival
April 28 and 29, 7:00 p.m.
SAIC Performance Space, 280 S. Columbus Dr., room 012
Graduate students completing their degrees in Performance at SAIC present their thesis works, which cross the borders of theater, movement, and the visual arts, and collectively present a vision of the next wave of performance art.
Film, Video, New Media, Animation, and Sound Festival
May 9–11, 4:30–10:00 p.m.
Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State St.
Encounter the next generation of film, video, and new media artists as SAIC students present their thesis projects in this festival of innovative live-action shorts, animation, feature-length narrative and nonfiction works, and experimental digital and audio pieces.