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A naked man painted white sits amongst cutouts of cartoonish clouds. The words BFA Photography and Video overlay the image
Luis Padilla, 2016
Self-Portrait, 2017. Photograph by Fan Zhang (MPS Digital Photography).
Amanda Louis. Photographed by Jeremy Cohen
Dr. Christopher J. Cyphers- Provost
SVA Graduation Class of 2018

Talking Instagram with Some of SVA's Most-Followed Alumni

A man wears a glass helmet, surrounded by bees and flowers, in a photograph by Olivia Locher.
Recent graduates and SVA faculty and staff pose before the 2018 SVA Premieres event.
SVA Premieres poster art

Alumni Scholarship Award Winner Ken Castaneda​​​ Examines Latinx American Identity​ Via Mexican Lucha Libre

"The sport is so performative and high action, and held secrets that ... I always tried to unlock."

A wrestler in a mask and a green shirt is doing sit-ups.

SVA Features: Alumnus and Photographer Frank Ockenfels 3 Strikes with Light [Video]

Ockenfels' famous photos have helped immortalize David Bowie, Kurt Cobain, and many more

David Bowie posing in front of a red wall.
world upside down
Beautiful modern architecture in a green landscape. Family home in a simple brick style.

2018 SXSW Conference & Festivals: The SVA Preview

woman deep in thought and a man with a beard

Alumni Scholarship Awards 2018: Making the Impossible Possible

66 SVA students awarded $64,000 worth of scholarships for their original projects

Different colored lower legs.

Shelf Liners for Your 'Nice' List

A red box inside a yellow box, decorated with snowflakes at the corner.  Inside the red box is written "Gift Guide" and outside is written "SVA Holiday" at the top and "Book Edition" at the bottom.

SVA on View at Miami Art Week 2017

A montage of old fashioned ads overlaid with a modernist style of art.
police man on an empty train
Two roads at night well lit with trees surrounding them

Bookkeeping: The Art of Artists' Journals [Video]

Small drawings in a journal.
A red haired women pouring a stream of liquid into her mouth from a bottle of Chanel No. 5 perfume
full attention
Eyes
Three women, the left one wearing a white patterned dress, glasses and cape, the middle sunglasses, and a black dress plus shall, while the right wears a tan patterned dress and sunglasses
model
Two railroad pathways curving in opposite directions
Girl sitting alone in room. Two windows behind her with white curtains.
a tiger an Asian lady and a flower  notebook
colored rain
Photograph of a bare abdomen with a scar running from below the belly button up the center of the abdomen/torso.
A father getting mittens on his young daughter.
The girl is holding an item
A black figure with a hole in the center. Part of a woman's face shows through the hole.
A woman with dark hair standing against a white wall.
A woman's face through the mirror.
Horse passing through a rainbow.
Many older women at a beauty pageant
A young man wearing a hanging diamond shaped earring with a blue backdrop looking at camera.
A woman laying down with her hair spread out.
Widescreen image of the front of the Statue of Liberty in fog.
A crowd of people at an outside mall.
A girl in make-up in front of a floral background.
A street scene with trees and a sign reading PULSE. In the background in a black and white police vehicle.
People in building.
"Senior Citizen Concession"
A close up of a woman's mouth where a person wearing latex gloves is putting a slide covered in blue gel on her mouth.
three men speaking with each other
boy in nappy drinking bottle
The old recordings makes you cherish the past
chocolate and vanilla soft ice cream cone
A Norwegian woman in a book shelf.
The writing is of a date
Rugby guys at football.
Letters in orange and a square
naked man with under pants only
"Monochrome describes paintings"
An African American woman laughs.
green bird
banner photograph of a young woman's profile
New York City
A zebra trotting through a jungle.
Art

SVA Premieres in L.A.

Inaugural Film Showcase Brings Students and Films to Hollywood

working together

Expanding Photographs to Examine Memory and Family

Photographer Mischelle Moy's "Branches of the Plum Tree"

A young male pushes a female while walking.
A corpse full of blood and with broken legs and a white scarf...Looks like Jesus.

Check Out These Hats: Serious Style at the Kentucky Derby

SVA alumnus on the ground on Louisville's biggest day

lady in red hat

Earth Not the Right Planet for You? Welcome to Othen.

A New Instagram Project Offers a "safe space for humans"

Smartphone with a pink background
An ox is currently being sheered in a room.

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