Saturday, February 2 - Saturday, February 16
Reception: Thursday, February 7
6:00 – 8:00pm
SVA Chelsea Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor, New York, NY
School of Visual Arts (SVA) presents “Sampler: Selections from BFA Fine Arts,” an exhibition of artworks by students in the BFA Fine Arts Department, including Sarah Best, Jiwon Choi, Song Chung, Amanda Cote, Richard Dempsey, Alison DeVito, Danielle Dishy, Wei Dong, Wenye Fang, Anna Fasano, Jocelyn Gilead, Luciano Gomes da Silva, Jackie Jack, Priscilla Jeong, So Ra Kang, Ha Na Kim, Min Kyoung Kim, Nahee Kim, Bryce Kroll, Michael Lee, Sojin Lim, Michael Madden, Wyatt Mills, Anna Natoli, Emily Palmer, Joonyeon Park, Frederick Paxton, Tadeas Podracky, Alessia Resta, Jamie Rubin, Alessandra Solomon, Noe Sosa, Sharon Steven, Holly Strawbridge, Jeff Swartz and Jia Yoon. The exhibition will be on view February 2 – 16 at the Visual Arts Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor, New York City.
“Sampler” exemplifies the various and numerous ways in which the participating artists develop a working knowledge of the languages and properties of materials, both traditional and experimental, through the mediums of painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture and digital sculpture, as well as bronze (in collaboration with Ben Keating of Keating Studio)
The BFA Fine Arts Department prepares students to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing field head on. With a faculty of approximately 100 active artists, critics and curators, a distinguished roster of guest lecturers and various exhibition opportunities, the department offers direct and multifaceted engagement with the largest art community in the world. From coursework in anatomy, figure drawing and color theory, to interdisciplinary workshops in digital and photo-based media, the curriculum provides the broadest possible means of expression. A digital lab with state-of-the art recording, editing and projection technology, fully-equipped printmaking facilities and sculpture studios with computerized (CNC) milling machines are among the department’s many resources.