Undergraduate Fine Arts

Sonia Landy Sheridan, SONIA THROUGH HER BRA, 3M VQC on paper, c. 1970s

Making/Breaking the Binary: Women, Art, & Technology 1968-1985, curated by MFA Alum, Kelsey Halliday Johnson, surveys a generation of pioneering female new media artists and relates their work to the technology innovators who help

Mural Arts Philadelphia’s citywide Monument Lab, co-curated by Fine Arts Chair and Professor Ken Lum, kicks off at the center of the city with a Saturday Spotlight event at City Hall, with music and food from 1:00- 4:00pm.

Professor Orkan Telhan and fellow members of Biorealize won honorable mention with their project Microbial Design Studio: 30-day Simit Diet at the

The Graham Foundation is pleased to present in the forest, a new commission by artist and fine arts faculty member, David Hartt.

MFA student, Erlin Geffrard and fellow Bay Area visual artist, Yarrow Slaps are collaborating on a show at New Image Gallery called

Araba Ankuma, untitled video still, 2017

PennDesign faculty members Deirdre Murphy and Scott White, who are wife-husband collaborators, recently completed a 5 by 25 foot sculpture that was installed last month in the burgeoning Silicon Valley city of Dublin, California.

A new kind of interdisciplinary artistic collaboration is happening in Philadelphia this fall. The University City Science Center has partnered with biotech company and uCity Square resident Integral Molecular to host an artist-in-residence program focused on biotechnology.

Now in its fourth cycle, Bronx Calling: The Fourth AIM Biennial features the work of seventy-two emerging artists, including current MFA student Heryk Tomassini, from the 2016 and 2017 classes of the Bronx Museum’s Artist in the Marketplace (AIM) program.

The Lone Wolf Recital Corps, a multidisciplinary performance collective founded in 1986 by artist, musician, and former fine arts faculty member, Terry Adkins (American, 1953–2014) consists of an evolving cast of collaborators in various musical and visual arts disciplines.

Photo: Lisa Boughter

Monument Lab, the citywide public art and history project co-curated by Fine Arts Chair Ken Lum, opens in 10 different locations on September 16, with a kickoff event at City Hall from 1:00 – 4:00 pm spotlighting projects from artists Mel Chin, Tania Bruguera, Michelle Angela Ortiz, and Hank Willis Thomas.

Prof. Orkan Telhan's article for the Sharjah Biennial, "Making Vanilla Queer Again" was recently published! See the full article here