Graduate thesis exhibition

This exhibition showcases the work of students completing their master's degrees in art therapy, visual art, and visual communication designand features examples of photography, ceramics, installation art, intermedia work, sculpture, and furniture design; user-centric design innovation; and therapeutic uses of the creative process. Continues through May 18 in Herron's Berkshire, Reese and Paul Galleries.

Featured graduate students

Graduating M.A. and MFA students included in the 2019 Graduate Thesis Exhibition are Elise Birch, Emily Casella, Anne Collins, Tim Faris, Andrea Jandernoa, Elizabeth Jorgensen, Maria Meschi, Tiffany Pierce, Torrie Rhoades, Haley Rush, Jenna Scott, Emily Sondgerath, Leslie Sorenson, Sarah Vespini, and Kylee Williams. Working in diverse media, each student will exhibit culminating works of their intensive two-year graduate experiences.

Even more to explore

Additional activities taking place the evening of May 2 include:

  • Visual communication design undergraduate capstone exhibition.
  • Screenings of time-based media artworks.
  • Exhibition of hybrid approaches to photography.
  • Exhibitions featuring the work of Gillian Wearing and Red Nose Studio, which continue through May 18 in Herron's Marsh Gallery and Basile Gallery.
  • Sales of student-made ceramics, illustrations, prints, and more.

May 2 is also the last day of "60 wrd/min art critic," a performance by Chicago Tribune columnist Lori Waxman in which she reviews artworks by Indiana artists over a three-day period. The performance will occur from 1:30 to 7:30 p.m.