Opening today at 5pm is the start of our MFA Thesis exhibitions in Steuben and Dekalb Galleries, the BFA Jewelry Thesis exhibition will on view in the Schafler Gallery, and our BFA Drawing and Painting Thesis exhibitions continue in East Hall Gallery.  And please join us for our Faculty Lunch Talk with Bill Carroll on Wednesday, March 21st at 12:45pm.

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Visiting Artists Lecture Series


Fine Arts Faculty Lunch Talks

MFA Thesis Exhibitions:
BFA Thesis Exhibitions:
Fine Arts Galleries Call for Exhibition Proposals

Submissions can be for exhibitions to be in Dekalb Gallery and Steuben Galleries: A / B / C / D. Proposals for group shows only and students, faculty, and alumni are encouraged to apply.

Click here for submission guidelines and application

Deadline: April 30, 2018

Faculty, Alumni, & Student Exhibitions

Pratt Fine Arts Galleries
Exhibition Schedule for 2017-2018

Professor and alum Jean Shin’s solo exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Chair Jane South and alum Carrie Moyer in the 2018 Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts at the American Academy of Arts & Letters

Professor Kit White at The Century Association

Professor Torkwase Dyson at The Whitney Museum of American Art

MFA alums Jessica Adams, Yasmeen Abdullah, Haley Kattner Allen, and Whitney Ramage at ED. VARIE

Professor and alum Alan Ruiz at TG Gallery

Professor Anina Major at the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas

MFA alum Anna Shukeylo at Avery Galleries and Gallery 101

MFA alum Chris Arabadjis at Key Projects Art Space

BFA alum Maria de Los Angeles at the Schneider Museum of Art, Shiva Gallery, and LACMA

Professor and alum Chris Wright’s exhibition at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

MFA alumni Alana Macdougall curated this exhibition with MFA alumns Anita Kroo, John Mcfadden, and Zachary Lucero

Professor and alum Jean Shin at the Fabric Workshop and Museum

MFA alum and Professor Michael Gac Levin at The Jewish Museum

MFA Alum Lu Zhang’s NARS Foundation Project ‘Boat Date’

MFA alum Greg Lindquist solo exhibition at Lennon Weinberg

Professor Laurel Sparks at Kate Werble Gallery

Professor Cullen Washington Jr at Rachel Uffner Gallery

MFA alum Ian Swanson at MX Gallery

MFA alum Sarbani Ghosh at Walter Wickiser Gallery

Professor Mario Naves curates show including alumni Maria de LosAngeles, Stephanie Hightower, and Laura Dodson at The Clemente

MFA alum Nick Naber at The Java Project

BFA Alum Nick Van Zanten at Paris London Hong Kong Gallery

Professor Alan Ruiz in group exhibition at TG Gallery

Professor Mary Mattingly in performance and group show at Des Moines Art Center

Professor and alum Ann Messner’s commissioned project: The Free Library and Other Histories at the The Pratt Institute Libraries, Brooklyn Campus, Main Floor

Professor Laurel Sparks in group show at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art

BFA alum Carrie Moyer at DC Moore Gallery

BFA alum Jenni Crain at Gordon Robichaux

MFA alum Russell Tyler at Andersen’s Contemporary

Professor and alum Frank Lind in group exhibition at Sidney Mishkin Gallery

MFA alum Nate Ethier at LMAK Gallery

BFA alum Derrick Adams solo exhibition at the Museum of Arts & Design

MFA alum Kelly Larsen at UMOCA

Professor Robbin Ami Silverberg and MFA alum Nuno Henrique at the Center for Book Arts

Professor Mary Mattingly at Robert Mann Gallery

Professor Claudia Alvarez at Edward Hopper House Museum and Study Center

Opportunities for Exhibitions, Grants, & Residencies

Pratt Institute’s Fine Arts Galleries Open CALL

2018 Stutzman Foundation for Pratt MFA Fine Arts Fellowships at the Vermont Studio Center

Franklin Furnace Fund CALL

Trestle Gallery Open CALLS

Wave Hill Artists CALL

BRIC Biennial Open Call for artists in Gowanus, Sunset Park, and Bay Ridge

Bemis Center Artist in Residence Opportunity 

VCU Fountainhead Fellowship and Summer Studio Program

Brookline Arts Center Residency

New Museum Teaching Fellow

Pratt Partnership with Guerrilla Science for a Graduate Opportunity: STEM, Art, & Music

Textile Study Group of New York CALL for Entries

CAS Open Call for Exhibition Proposals

Funding/Fellowship Opportunities for Pratt Faculty and Students

Harpo Foundation Open Call for Visual Artists Grant Program

VCU Qatar Fellowship

Textile Arts Center’s Artist in Residence Program Open Call

NOSPHERE Arts Residency Award

Lazuli Residency Open Call

The New York Art Residency and Studios Open Call

Rome Art Program

Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild Residency

Bunker Project Open CALL

77ART Residency Open Call

Creative Quarterly CALL

National Parks CALL

The Sandy Review CALL

Open Calls for Exhibition Proposals at Open Source

SCREEN_ Open Call

Call to Artists by ArtUnited for A Visual Protest for Social Change 

New York Foundation for the Arts

Pratt’s Center for Career and Professional Development


Residency Unlimited

Listings Project

Spaceworks NYC: Visual Arts Studios

Events, Awards
& Reviews

Professor and alum Jean Shin in the Women in the Spotlight at Museums in the New York Times 

Professor Laurel Sparks’ show reviewed in The Brooklyn Rail

MFA alum Greg Lindquist’s exhibition review in Hyperallergic

Professor Ross Knight featured in White Hot Magazine

Professor and alum Alan Ruiz featured in Bomb Magazine

Professor Nanette Carter’s show reviewed by The Brooklyn Rali by Professor Jonathan Goodman

Pratt Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon March 23rd

An evening with Jim Jarmusch hosted by Pratt Film/Video Department on March 27th at 6:30pm

The Christina Porter Memorial Poetry Lecture with Lorna Goodison on March 28th

Pratt Research Power event on March 29th

Pratt Green Week Jewelry Lecture by Flavia Amadeu on March 28th

A Studio Visit with MFA alum Ana Wieder Blank in Structural and Imagery

Congratulations to Connie Fu MFA candidate 2019 and Zari Williams, BFA Printmaking candidate 2019 selected for the Ox-Bow Fellowship Summer 2018

Congratulations to Alanna Fields, M.F.A. candidate for The Gordon Parks Foundation’s Scholarship

MFA alum Nate Etheir’s review in The Brooklyn Rail by fellow alum and Professor Jason Stopa

Brooklyn Research presents INTERChange with Alex Dodge on April 4th at 7pm

Pratt Printmaking will hold the Big Damn Prints on April 24th!

Archives Are, talk organized by Pratt’s Society of American Archivists on April 28th at 3pm

Alum Ellsworth Kelly’s Temple for Light new work featured in the New York Times

Professor David Butler featured in Metalsmith Magazine Vol. 38, No. 1.

MFA Student Wen Tao review in Art Critical

MFA alum Nuno Henrique in the New York Times

Pratt Fine Arts Department new partnership with the Siena Art Institute for an annual June residency with a member of the Fine Arts Dept and the School of Design, the inaugural residency artists are: Susan Ciancolo and Assistant Chair & alum Nat Meade

MFA alum Jessica Adams’ review in the Rutland Herald

Professor and alum Jean Shin at Wave Hills Winter Residency

MFA alum Jason Stopa’s essay in Hyperallergic featuring MFA alum Trudy Benson

BFA alum Maria de Los Ángeles featured in Artspace

Professor Joe Fyfe in Modern Luxury Gotham

MFA alum Shahpour Pouyan in New York Times

MFA alum Ada Potter’s review of MFA alum duo Tal Gilboa and Elizabeth Stehl Kleberg in Painting is Dead

Pratt Photography Spring Lectures

Congratulations Professor Analia Segal for receiving a grant from The Joan Mitchell Foundation for 2017 Painters & Sculptors 

BFA alum Maggie Lee featured in Interview Magazine

BFA alum Maria de Los Ángeles in Hyperallergic

Congratulations to MFA Alum Megan Porpeglia for the 2017 grant from The Ruth and Harold Chenven Foundation

Assistant Chair and MFA alum Nat Meade featured in  and solo exhibition review in Juxtapose and review of Froelick Gallery exhibition

MFA alum Hyunjung Ahn interview in Ginkgo

Professor Cullen Washington Jr curator’s pick in Country Roads Magazine

Maake Magazine with Pratt MFA alums Assistant Chair Nat Meade, Ana Wieder-Blank, Polina Barskaya

Professor and alum Jean Shin in The Conversation Art Podcast

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