September 17, 2018 

Tonight is our reception for the recently graduated MFA’s in the Rubelle and Norman Schafler Gallery and tomorrow is the first in our Visiting Artist Lecture Series with Narcissister at 7pm in Higgins Hall Auditorium, space is limited so please arrive early.

Our first Faculty Lunch Talk will be on September 25th with Shaun Leonardo and Mrin Aggarwal. We hope you can make it to these events.

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Special Announcement:

We are delighted to announce that we have been selected to participate in UNTITLED, Art, Miami Beach, 2018.

Our booth will celebrate both the work of our alumni and the launch of Pratt Institute Editions (PIE).  PIE’s launch includes a new Limited Edition print  by Trudy Benson MFA’10, and X-Ghost, a collaborative print project with artists: Angela Dufresne, Geoff Chadsey, Lisa Sanditz, MFA’10, and Kristyn McKinney, MFA’18. 

Our alumni curators Kelly Worman MFA’11, and Caroline Taylor BFA’09, are inviting alumni to participate by contributing a work on paper. Works will be available for purchase, 50% to the artist and 50% towards a new Graduate Fine Arts Scholarship Fund, supported by our amazing alumni! 

We very much hope to see you in Miami!

UNTITLED, ART. Miami opened on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 on Miami Beach. Photograph by Casey Kelbaugh

For more information please visit here.

Visiting Artists Lecture Series

Faculty Lunch Talks


Faculty, Alumni, and Student Exhibitions


Opportunities for Exhibitions, Grants, and Residencie


Events, Awards, and Reviews

Steuben Gallery Exhibitions

East Hall Gallery Exhibitions

Dekalb Gallery Exhibitions 

Professor Jeffrey Kasper and MFA alum Yasmeen Abdallah at Civic Art Lab

Pratt alums in Bushwick Open Studios

Professor Allen Frame’s Innamorato Exhibition Opening in Pratt Photography Gallery

Professor and alum Jean Shin with Professor Mary Mattingly at The 8th Floor


Professor Emily Weiner’s curated exhibition at Soloway Gallery

MFA candidate Danil Gertman in SCPS Gallery,
Pratt Manhattan Center

MFA alum Kate Butler’s curated show features multiple Pratt MFAs and MFA candidates at 630 Flushing

MFA alum Trudy Benson at Lyles & King

MFA alum Russell Tyler at Honey Ramka

Professor Sara Greenberger Rafferty at Rachel Uffner Gallery

MFA alum Hiba Lotia Schahbaz at Barney Savage Gallery


Former Chair Deborah Bright’s curated exhibition of Donna Gottschalk at the Leslie-Lohman Museum 

Angela Conant at GlenLily Grounds 2018 and Dial 2 Magazine

Professor Marry Mattingly at BRIC house

MFA alum Cougar Vigil organized exhibition Humble at the BronxArtSpace

Professor Jen Mazza’s solo exhibition at James Gallery, The Center for the Humanities

BFA Alum Hale Güngör Oppenheimer at the Contemporary Istanbul Art Fair and at Pilevneli Gallery

MFA alum Sarbani Ghosh with SaveArtSpace x Con Artist Collective

Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera in The Juliana Curran Terian Design Center Gallery, Brooklyn Campus 

MFA Alum Nick Naber featured in show celebrating Associate Professor Emerita Kay Knight’s 25 year of teaching

Grayson Cox at the Pressure Club

MFA alum Yojiro Imasaka exhibition at Miyako Yoshinaga

MFA alum Kevin Dudley featured on Screen_

Selected works in the President’s Office Gallery by Visiting Fine Arts faculty Langdon Graves and Angela Conant

Recent MFA graduates exhibition curated by Nova Benway in the Rubelle and Norman Schafler Gallery, Pratt Brooklyn Campus

Professor Anne Gillman at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center

Professor Ruby Onyinyechi Amanz at 33rd Bienal de São Paulo 

Professor Analia Segal’s solo exhibition at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum 

Professor Mary Mattingly at Storm King Art Center

Professor Nanette Carter’s solo exhibition at the Museo Nacional des Bellas Artes

MFA alum Nancy Elsamanoundi at Amos Eno Gallery

BFA alum Maria de Los Angeles at LACMA

Photography Department Faculty and Staff Exhibition

MFA Alum Jill Baker at Kaviar Gallery

Professor Frank Lind at Lichtundfire Gallery

Pratt Presents and RiDE: An Evening with Laurie Anderson and Holland Cotter on September 27 at 6:30pm, Memorial Hall, Pratt Brooklyn Campus 

Professor Analia Segal in Spinning a Yarn: A Collaborative Performance, and featured in Artforum, Brooklyn Rail

Professor Jen Mazza, Artist’s Talk on September 27 at 6:30pm at The James Gallery

Professor Joe Fyfe leading a tour of Stephen Mueller’s exhibition curated by alum Carrie Moyer at Hunter College

Professor and alum Jean Shin with Professor Mary Mattingly in Hyper Allergic, Office Magazine

School of Art Fellow Shaun Leonardo featured in the New York Times 

Professor Emily Weiner’s curated show reviewed in the New Yorker, Art Forum

Professor and alum Jean Shin review in Hyperallergic

Congratulations to Professor Mary Mattingly for her NYFA (New York Foundation for the Arts) Award for the 2018 Interdisciplinary Work Fellows

Professor Mary Mattingly’s project Swale featured in the New York Times, Time Out NY and 6SQFT

Assistant Chair and MFA alum Nat Meade featured in ArtMaze Magazine

Congratulations to BFA candidate Thalia Hernandez on the 2018 Gamblin Paint Award

Professor and MFA alum Jason Stopa’s reviews in the Brooklyn Rail,Hyperallergic, and Two Coats of Paint

Congratulations to MFA alum Rachel Gisela Cohen for her recent award from the National Endowment for the Arts Creative Equity Fellowship through the Vermont Studio Center and an interview on Young Space

MFA alum Yasmeen Abdallah, Fall 2018 artist in residence at Open Source, Gowanus 

Professor Patricia Madeja featured in June/July 2018 issue of American Craft Magazine

MFA Alum Shahpour Pouyan featured in NYC Arts

Pratt’s Digital Arts Department Lecture Series

BFA alum Ada Chen featured in Fader Magazine

Professor Laurel Sparks in the New York Times

MFA alum Lara Nassar featured in Artforum