Announcing the VCS events in SVA Talent Shows, coming up in April

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SVA’s External Relations office has announced this year’s SVA Talent Shows, a “series of exhibitions, presentations, open studios, portfolio reviews and screenings showcasing the next generation of artists and creative professionals.” This year, VCS will be participating with the following events:

  • April 26 – May 15
  • BFA Visual and Critical Studies Senior Show
    Flatiron Project Space, 133/141 West 21st Street
    Monday – Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
  • Thursday, April 27
  • BFA Visual and Critical Studies Open Studios
    133/141 West 21st Street, 4th floor
    5:00 – 9:00pm

We will post more information here about both as they approach.

Here is a full listing of all of this year’s upcoming events, quoted from the SVA Talent Shows web page:


Advertising

March 13 – April 8
BFA Advertising and BFA Design Spring Exhibition
SVA Gramercy Gallery, 209 East 23rd Street
Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 7:00pm; Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Tuesday, March 14, 5:00 – 8:00pm

Thursday, May 4
BFA Advertising and BFA Design Industry Review
Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street
11:00am – 6:00pm
An opportunity for professionals—with a minimum of two years experience in the industry—to review senior portfolios in advertising, interaction and communication, graphic design, motion graphics, product development and 3D design. To attend, register here.

Art Education

June 24 – July 8
MAT Art Education Thesis Exhibition
SVA Flatiron Gallery, 133/141 West 21st Street
Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 7:00pm; Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Friday, July, 7, 4:00 – 6:00pm

Thursday, July 6
MAT Art Education Thesis Presentations
132 West 21st Street, 4th floor
10:00am – 12:00 noon; 1:00 – 3:00pm

Art Therapy

Friday, April 21
MPS Art Therapy Thesis Presentations
National Arts Club, 15 Gramercy Park South
9:00am – 3:00pm

Cartooning

Tuesday, May 2
BFA Cartooning and BFA Illustration Open Studio
310 East 22nd Street, 7th floor
6:00 – 8:00pm

Wednesday, May 3
BFA Cartooning and BFA Illustration Industry Review
Society of Illustrators, 128 East 63rd Street
4:00 – 8:00pm
Contact program coordinator Curtis Edwards at 212.592.2113 or [email protected] with any questions.

To request a copy of Portfolio, a book featuring senior thesis work, call 212.592.2165.

Computer Art

March 30 –31
MFA Computer Art Open Studios
133/141 West 21st Street, 12th floor
Thursday, 5:00 – 7:00pm, Friday, 12:00 noon – 5:00pm
Reception: Thursday, March 30, 5:00 – 7:00pm

April 14 – May 6
BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects Exhibition
SVA Flatiron Gallery, 133/141 West 21st Street
Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 7:00pm; Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Thursday, May 4, 6:00 – 8:00pm

May 2– 3
MFA Computer Art Thesis Presentations
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
6:00 – 9:00pm
For presentation schedule, call 212.592.2778 or visit mfaca.sva.edu.

Thursday, May 4
BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects Portfolio Night
133/141 West 21st Street; 2nd and 3rd floors
7:00 – 8:30pm
Featuring thesis projects in computer animation and visual effects.

Wednesday, May 10
“Encore!”
BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects Thesis Screening
Walter Reade Theater, 165 West 65th Street
1:00 – 4:00pm

May 30 – June 10
MFA Computer Art Thesis Exhibition
SVA Chelsea Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor
Monday – Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Tuesday, May 30, 6:00 – 8:00pm

Curatorial practice

Final curatorial projects from the graduating class.

Friday, April 14
“Breaking the Internet”
fluidity.online

April 21 – May 14
“Enfolding and Unfolding: Geometric Abstraction in Motion”
continuums (time beyond lifetimes)
“Form of Touch”
“The Zone”
“Life in the Conditional”
Pfizer Building, 630 Flushing Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
Reception: Friday, April 21, 6:00 – 9:00pm

Saturday, April 22
“Sexual Fragments Absent”
Location TBA

For a complete list of projects and exhibiting artists, visit macp.sva.edu/events-exhibitions.

Design

March 13 – April 8
BFA Advertising and BFA Design Spring Exhibition
SVA Gramercy Gallery, 209 East 23rd Street
Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 7:00pm; Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Tuesday, March 14, 5:00 – 8:00 pm

Tuesday, April 11
MFA Design
Thesis Forum: Beyond Design Venture 17
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
1:00pm
Design entrepreneurs premiere their unique products in an interactive public forum.

April 22 – May 20
MFA Design
Thesis Launch: Beyond Design Venture 17
SVA Gramercy Gallery, 209 East 23rd Street
Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 7:00pm; Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Monday, May 8, 6:00 – 8:00pm

Monday, May 1
MFA Design for Social Innovation Thesis Presentations
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
12:00 noon – 6:00pm

Thursday, May 4
BFA Advertising and BFA Design Industry Review
Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street
11:00am – 6:00pm
An opportunity for professionals—with a minimum of two years experience in the industry—to review senior portfolios in advertising, interaction and communication, graphic design, motion graphics, product development and 3D design. To attend, register here.

Thursday, May 4
BFA Design Motion Graphics Screening and Awards
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
7:00 – 8:30pm
Screening begins at 7:30pm
To attend, register here.

Friday, May 5
MFA Products of Design Thesis Presentations
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
1:00pm

Monday, May 8
MFA Interaction Design Thesis Festival: Wonderful Behaviors
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
10:00am
Reception: Highline Loft, 508 West 26th Street, 4:00 – 6:00pm

Thursday, May 18
BFA Design
Project Screening
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
6:00pm
For more information on the Project Screening, contact [email protected].

Film, Video and Animation

May 5 – 8
BFA Film and BFA Animation
28th Dusty Film & Animation Festival
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street

Friday, May 5 – Sunday, May 7
Film Screenings

Sunday, May 7
Animation Screenings

All screenings are free and open to the public. Visit dusty.sva.edu for up-to-date information and to view the new Dusty promo. Screening schedules will be posted in late April.

Monday, May 8
Dusty Awards
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
6:30pm
To RSVP for the Dusty Awards, please call 212.592.2129 or email [email protected]. The Dusty Awards will stream live at dusty.sva.edu.

Thursday, May 11
SVA Short Film Fest 2017
MPS Directing Thesis Film Festival
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
6:00pm

Fine Arts

Monday, April 24
BFA Fine Arts Open Studios
335 West 16th Street
6:00 – 9:00pm

Thursday, April 27
MFA Fine Arts Open Studios
133/141 West 21st Street, 8th and 9th floors
5:00 – 9:00pm

Illustration

April 29 – May 20
MFA Illustration as Visual Essay Thesis Exhibition
SVA Chelsea Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor
Monday – Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Tuesday, May 2, 6:00 – 8:00pm

Tuesday, May 2
BFA Cartooning and BFA Illustration Open Studio
310 East 22nd Street, 7th floor
6:00 – 8:00pm

Wednesday, May 3
BFA Cartooning and BFA Illustration Industry Review
Society of Illustrators, 128 East 63rd Street
4:00 – 8:00pm
Contact program coordinator Curtis Edwards at 212.592.2113 or [email protected] with any questions.

To request a copy of Portfolio, a book featuring senior thesis work, call 212.592.2165.

Interior Design

Tuesday, April 18
BFA Interior Design Thesis Exhibition
Affirmation Arts, 523 West 37th Street
9:00am – 8:00pm
Reception: Tuesday, April 18, 6:00 – 8:00pm

Photography

March 20 – April 1
“Mentors”
BFA Photography and Video Exhibition
SVA Chelsea Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor
Monday – Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Thursday, March 23, 6:00 – 8:00pm
An exhibition of works by selected BFA photography students, inspired by their relationships with leading members of the New York City arts community.

Friday, April 21
MFA Photography, Video and Related Media Spring Salon
214 East 21st Street
7:00 – 10:00pm
An opportunity to see the diverse range of photography, video and moving image artwork being produced by students in the department.

April 17 – May 12
BFA Photography and Video Senior Show
214 East 21st Street, 2nd, 5th and 6th floors
Reception: Tuesday, May 9, 6:00 – 8:00pm

June 17 – July 8
MFA Photography, Video and Related Media Thesis Exhibition
SVA Chelsea Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor
Monday – Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Wednesday, June 21, 6:00 – 8:00pm

Visual & Critical Studies

April 26 – May 15
BFA Visual and Critical Studies Senior Show
Flatiron Project Space, 133/141 West 21st Street
Monday – Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm

Thursday, April 27
BFA Visual and Critical Studies Open Studios
133/141 West 21st Street, 4th floor
5:00 – 9:00pm

Visual NARRATIVE

July 8 – 24
MFA Visual Narrative Thesis Exhibition
SVA Gramercy Gallery, 209 East 23rd Street
Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 7:00pm; Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Reception: Friday, July 21, 6:00 – 8:00pm

Visual & Critical Studies