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PRESENCE | ABSENCE: MFA Thesis Exhibition 2020

On view August 19-November 20
The Gallery is open to the campus community by appointment. Please email to schedule a visit.
Click here for the virtual MFA Thesis Exhibition 2020.



PRESENCE | ABSENCE: MFA THESIS EXHIBITION 2020 presents new work by Stony Brook University's graduating Master of Fine Arts students. The online exhibition includes painting, drawing, prints, sculpture, installation and video works by Julia Miller and Joseph Santarpia. Both artists are degree candidates in Stony Brook University Department of Art's Master of Fine Arts program.

The in-person exhibition in the Zuccaire Gallery, opening Augsut 20, 2020, presents work by Joseph Santarpia. The Gallery will be open to the Stony Brook University campus community by appointment. To schedule a visit, please email

Click here for the online  MFA Thesis Exhibition 2020.

Click here for the digital version of the catalog.



PRESENCE | ABSENCE installation view showing work by Joseph Santarpia 


Salon Artist Talk by Julia Miller: Thursday, April 23, 4 PM 













Salon Artist Talk by Joseph Santarpia: Thursday, April 16, 4 PM 












The MFA Thesis Exhibition 2020 and the 2019-2020 Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery schedule are made possible by a generous grant from the Paul W. Zuccaire Foundation.