SAIC MFA Fiber and Material Studies

SAIC MFA Fiber and Material Studies

SAIC MFA Fiber and Material Studies

I was first charmed to the supernatural at the age of nine after watching , secretly practicing “light as a feather, stiff as a board” with my like-minded, occult-loving girlfriends at slumber parties. In fact, my fond pre-teen associations to the film were what first drew me to Chicago artist and SAIC MFA candidate after having seen her short film compilation at “”, a two-person exhibition Sinks produced with at in March of last year.

SAIC MFA Fiber and Material Studies

SAIC MFA Fiber and Material Studies

SAIC MFA candidates Wesley Wilson and Nancy Tien talk about and demonstrate their performance "Thumb Wars" at the Betty Rymer Gallery. Camera/Edit Chelsey Hoff

2012 SAIC MFA Show installation.

On the occasion of the upcoming 2015 MFA Show, five second year SAIC MFA students shared their thoughts on the experience of making within an academic institution. Defined as a “bubble" and as an “incubator,” these soon-to-be graduates reflect on their time at the school and their expectations of the next phases of their art practices.

MFA Show 2016 – SAIC MFA Show 2016