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The School of Art and Design has provided a celebrated history of connecting the interface of art, science and technology. Undergraduate and graduate students engage in a rigorous program of study designed to encourage innovation and creativity.

MFA Thesis Exhibitions

April 7 - May 4, 2018
Opening Receptions: 7-9 pm on April 7, April 14, April 21, April 28, and May 4

Candidates for MFA degrees in Ceramic Art, Sculpture, Glass and Electronic Integrated Arts are featured in a series of culminating exhibitions.

Thesis shows are open to the public Sunday 1-3pm, and on Monday and Tuesday 11-4pm.  The final thesis show in the Fosdick-Nelson will be open during Senior Shows, May 5, 4-7pm and following Commencement, May 12.

Landscape Residue

November 3 - December 14, 2017 during library hours

Scholes Library Gallery


Queering Space at Alfred University

February 2 - March 31, 2018
Opening Reception: Friday, February 2, 7-9 pm

Curated by Loren Britton, Christie DeNizio, Sara Ferguson, Asad Pervaiz, Res and Erica Wessmann

This exhibition asks: what is a queer perspective and how does queerness meet form. Originating at Yale University Queering Space and the curatorial team migrate to Alfred to expand the dialogue.


February 2 – August, 2018

Opening reception: February 2, 6 – 9 pm

Alfred Ceramic Art Museum

Cost: free

Sponsored by: Alfred Ceramic Art Museum

2017 BFA Senior Thesis Show

Saturday Dec 9th, 7-9 pm

Robert C. Turner Gallery, Holmes Auditorium, Snodgrass Gallery, Sound Studio, and Harder Hall Lobby

Cost: Free