MassArt's MFA Thesis moved to an all-virtual exhibition, reaching more visitors than typical with an online offering.
Reed, wood, plastic, data, 4,5’ x 3’ x 2’
A portable data device for the Antarctic Explorer, this piece explores the transition from complete darkness in June to 24 hour sunlight in October. Data translated include weather patterns, temperature variations, barometric pressure, wind data, azimuth of the sun, sunrise in relation to cardinal directions, tides, moon phases, moonrise and sunrise. Using a base of 24 hour, every weave represents one hour.
Assistant Professor and alumni Bashezo '17 MFA Sculpture comments on how artists gain success and notoriety in the art world.
For the inaugural exhibition in the Frances Euphemia Thompson Gallery, the College is proud to display the work of another artist with strong ties to MassArt, Theresa-India Young (1950-2008), as well as work by current students and alumni who have received the memorial scholarship that honors her. A talented weaver with an encyclopedic knowledge of techniques, materials, and methods from numerous cultures throughout the world, her areas of expertise included Backstrap, Ikat, Kente, European tapestry, and Navajo weaving.
Clive Moloney '13 MFA 3D installs a sculpture in response to the natural environment of Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site. Moloney's sculpture, "Your Water Footprint" will visually represent the personal water consumption of the artist as well as the average person to raise public awareness of water conservation.
MassArt Graduate Programs presents the 2018 MFA Thesis exhibition, featuring graduate students in the final year of their respective degree programs.
This exhibition is a tribute to artist Barkley L. Hendricks’ legacy and a celebration of new generations of figurative artists of color.
Monday - Saturday 12:00pm - 6:00pm • Wednesdays 12:00pm - 8:00pm