Please join us for our Visiting Artists Lecture Series with Anicka Yi on Wednesday, February 7th at 7pm in Higgins Hall Auditorium.

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Visiting Artists Lecture Series


Fine Arts Faculty Lunch Talks

Studio Residency Program
Pratt Institute’s Fine Arts Department offers a residency program that awards accomplished professional artists a private studio space located on our Brooklyn campus. Visual artists with a demonstrated commitment to their artistic practice who will benefit from a month-long studio residency are encouraged to apply. Our Studio Residency Program is intended to support artists by providing the time and space necessary to make work.

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Deadline February 15, 2018

BFA Thesis Exhibitions:

Our BFA Painting and Drawing Thesis Exhibitions from January 22nd through May 11th in East Hall Gallery with openings generally on Mondays at 5pm, unless otherwise noted.

Upcoming BFA Thesis Exhibitions in the Rubelle and Norman Schafler Gallery:

Jewelry Senior Thesis Exhibition
Reception: Monday March 19, 5-8pm
On View: March 20-28

Printmaking Senior Thesis Exhibition
Reception: Monday April 2, 5-8pm
On View: April 3-18

Sculpture & Ceramics Senior Thesis Exhibition
Reception: Monday April 23, 5-8pm
On View: April 24-May 9

Faculty, Alumni, & Student Exhibitions

Pratt Fine Arts Galleries
Exhibition Schedule for 2017-2018

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 Mona Brody’s solo exhibition at Barrett Art Gallery 

Professor Raphael Griswold curated The Window in Dekalb Gallery

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

MFA alum Polina Barskaya at John Davis Gallery

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

Professor Nanette Carter’s solo exhibition at Skoto Gallery

BFA alum Susan Luss in a group show at Green Door Gallery

MFA alum Shahpour Pouyan at the Abrons Arts Center

MFA alum Ana Wieder-Blank at Honey Ramka

MFA alum Jessica Forrestal at ReCreative in Denver

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

BFA alum Maria de Los Ángeles at the Schneider Museum of Art

MFA alum Cristina De Miguel at Fredericks & Freiser

MFA alumn Robert Costello at Dust to Dust

MFA alum Yasmeen Abdallah at Open Source Gallery

BFA alum Anthony Cudahy at The Java Project

MFA alum Jessica Adams at The Alley Gallery

Professor Joe Fyfe’s solo exhibition at Ceysson & Bénétière

MFA alums Hiba Schahbaz and Nazanin Noroozi at E.TAY Gallery

MFA alum Kelly Larsen at UMOCA

MFA alums Yasunari Izaki and Ryan Smitham at The Gallery at Casa

BFA alum Keiran Brennan Hinton at 1969 Gallery

Professor Mario Naves’ solo exhibition at Elizabeth Harris Gallery

Professor Anne Gilman at Central Features Contemporary Art

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

Professor and alum Jean Shin at the Fabric Workshop and Museum

Professor and alum Michael Brennan at The Curator Gallery

Professor Torkwase Dyson at The Drawing Center

Professor Judith Solodkin’s collaborative piece with Louise Bourgeois at MoMA

MFA alum Kathleen Vaccaro at Cheltenham Center for the Arts

MFA alum Nate Ethier at LMAK Gallery

MFA alum Brian Alfred at Miles McEnery Gallery

MFA alum Greg Lindquist solo exhibition at Lennon Weinberg

Opportunities for Exhibitions, Grants, & Residencies

Pratt Institute’s Fine Arts Department new Summer Residency Program

Pratt Institute’s job opportunity for the Chairperson of Photograph

Watershed Center for Ceramics Arts Summer Residency

XL Catlin Art Prize Open Call for Entries

Ox-Bow Residency and Fellowship CALL

GoogleWorks Residency

Rome Art Program

Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild Residency

77ART Residency Open Call

Creative Quarterly CALL

Faculty Fellowship Program in Israel

National Parks CALL

The Sandy Review CALL

Open Calls for Exhibition Proposals at Open Source

SCREEN_ Open Calll

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

Pratt’s Center for Career and Professional Development

New York Foundation for the Arts


Residency Unlimited

Listings Project

Spaceworks NYC: Visual Arts Studios

Learning, Awards
& Reviews

BFA alum Derrick Adams’ upcoming discussion on February 15th at the NYPL Cullen Branch in partnership with the Studio Museum of Harlem 

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

Professor Mona Brody’s artist talk on February 8th at 4pm at Barrett Art Gallery with Dean Donna Moran from Pratt MWP

Congratulations to BFA candidate Melanie Luna on her acceptance to the Yale Norfolk Residency Summer program for 2018

MFA alum Jessica Adams’ review in the Rutland Herald

MFA alum Yasunari Izaki in the International Film Festival Rotterdam 2018

Professor Torkwase Dyson in Conversation on February 24th at The Drawing Center 

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

BFA alum Derrick Adams featured in the New York Times

Professor Joe Fyfe in Modern Luxury Gotham

Pratt alum Jeanne Wilkinson won a top prize
from New Millennium Writings in their recent “Monthly Muse” contest 

MFA alum Shahpour Pouyan in New York Times

Professor Grayson Cox feature in Kaarnamaa

Professor Linda Francis’ essay “Some Thoughts on Art and Science” in the December 2017 issue

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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