Undergraduate Fine Arts and Design

Matt Freedman
End of Life, a nonfiction film that Professor Matt Freedman collaborated in the development of, will premiere at both Doclisboa International Film Festival in October and the Montreal International Documentary Festival RIDM in November. 
Piece by Sonia Landy Sheridan

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
Philadelphia City Hall
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.
Equipment from Microbial Design Studio: 30-day Simit Diet
Professor Orkan Telhan and fellow members of Biorealize won honorable mention with their project Microbial Design Studio: 30-day Simit Diet at the
View out doorway on to field from 'in the forest'
The Graham Foundation is pleased to present in the forest, a new commission by artist and fine arts faculty member, David Hartt.
Collaborative piece by Erlin Geffrard and Yarrow Slaps
MFA student, Erlin Geffrard and fellow Bay Area visual artist, Yarrow Slaps are collaborating on a show at New Image Gallery called
Gallery containing pieces by Jackie Tileston
Fine Arts Professor Jackie Tileston has been featured in Maake Magazine, an artist-run online gallery and print publication. The article includes a Q&A with Prof.
Murphy Warbler installation
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.
Orkan Telhan in Laboratory
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.
Poster for 'Bronx Calling', Background: Gallery with pieces installed.
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.
Performer wearing wolf skin
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.
Terry Adkins’s temporary monument in City Hall Courtyard, 2015

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.

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