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MFA Thesis Exhibition 2019
March 23 – April 18, 2019

FOLD, FRAGMENT, FORUM: MFA THESIS EXHIBITION 2019 presents new work by Stony Brook University's graduating Master of Fine Arts students. The exhibition includes painting, drawing, installation and video works by Maggie Avolio, Katherine Kaiser and Lauren Ruiz. All three artists are degree candidates in Stony Brook University Department of Art's Master of Fine Arts program.


Reception: Saturday, March 23, 6-8 pm

Art Crawl & Reception: Wednesday, March 27, 2-4:00 pm
2:00 pm Simons Center Gallery
2:30 pm Melville Library Special Collections & North Reading Room
3:00 pm Charles B. Wang Center
3:30 pm Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery, Staller Center
4:00 pm Reception at Zuccaire Gallery

Salon Artist Talks: Wednesdays at 1 pm (please note new time)
April 3, 1 pm: Maggie Avolio
April 10, 1 pm: Katherine Kaiser
April 17, 1 pm: Lauren Ruiz

MFA Thesis Exhibition 2019 catalog is supported by a grant from the Malka Fund. The 2018-2019 Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery schedule is made possible by a generous grant from the Paul W. Zuccaire Foundation. Additional funding is provided by the County of Suffolk and the Friends of Staller Center.

Images above, left to right: Lauren Ruiz, Plasticization Clinic, specimen detail; Maggie Avolio, Untitled Yellow; Katherine Kaiser, Untitled