Degrees and Enrollment

Master of Fine Arts Degrees Conferred, 2019

Sara Abbaspour, Photography

Kristoffer Anton Ala-Ketola, Sculpture

Kimberly Altomare, Painting/Printmaking

Tania Alvarez Zaldivar, Graphic Design

Genesis Báez, Photography

Braeden Alexander Bailey, Painting/Printmaking

Micah Barrett, Graphic Design

Ana Faye Benaroya, Painting/Printmaking

Molly Amanda Berman, Photography

Jacob Todd Broussard, Painting/Printmaking

Severin Aleksy Joachim Bunse, Graphic Design

Evan Jon Charles Chang, Graphic Design

Nicole Catherine Cherry, Sculpture

Hyungseuk Cho, Graphic Design

Dho Yee Chung, Graphic Design

Kerri Ann Conlon, Sculpture

Simone Cutrí, Graphic Design

Gabrielle D’Angelo, Painting/Printmaking

Edwina Y. Dai, Painting/Printmaking

Felix Davey, Photography

Alfredo Dominguez Diaz, Sculpture

Azza Salah Elsiddique, Sculpture

Brian Gannon Galderisi, Photography

Alexander Meyersohn Gibson, Painting/Printmaking

Ian Mavor Goldsborough, Painting/Printmaking

Emilie Louise Gossiaux, Sculpture

Emma Nicole Gregoline, Graphic Design

Phoebe Kass Helander, Painting/Printmaking

Petra Hjartardottir, Sculpture

Willis Carl Kingery, Graphic Design

David Edward Knowles, Graphic Design

Zhongkai Li, Graphic Design

Rodrigo Lopez Gomez, Photography

Lyndsey Alexandra Marko, Painting/Printmaking

Emile Mausner, Painting/Printmaking

Kaitlin Elizabeth Maxwell, Photography

Rosa Griswold McElheny, Graphic Design

Chase Catherine Middleton, Photography

Amaryllis Dejesus Moleski, Painting/Printmaking

Rebecca Ness, Painting/Printmaking

Catalina Ouyang, Sculpture

Diego Antonio Palacios, Sculpture

Angel Pedro, Photography

Kaisi Peng, Photography

Esteban Ramón Pérez, Painting/Printmaking

Dominic Chambers Phillips, Painting/Printmaking

Lauren Quin, Painting/Printmaking

Zack James Robbins, Graphic Design

Tajh Rust, Painting/Printmaking

Coral Saucedo Lomelí, Sculpture

Leila Seyedzadeh, Painting/Printmaking

Haeok Shin, Graphic Design

Soomin Eileen Shon, Graphic Design

Hua Shu, Graphic Design

Michael Lynwood Shultis, Painting/Printmaking

Blair Mitchell Whiteford, Painting/Printmaking

Suzanna Zak, Sculpture

Liyan Zhao, Graphic Design

Enrollment, 2019–2020

Graphic Design

Herdimas Anggara (B.Sc. Inst. Teknologi Bandung [Indonesia] 2012), Dki Jakarta, Indonesia

Kyla Arsadjaja (B.A. La Salle Coll. of Arts [Singapore] 2015), Java, Indonesia

Alvin Ashiatey (B.F.A. Kwame Nkrumah Univ. of Science & Technology [Ghana] 2016), Tema, Ghana

Milo Bonacci (B.A. Syracuse Univ. 2006), Milwaukee, Wis.

Maria Candanoza Hurtado (B.F.A. School of Visual Arts 2013), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Luiza Dale (B.Arch. Pontifical Catholic Univ. Rio de Janeiro [Brazil] 2011), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Jessica Flemming (B.F.A. San Francisco Art Inst. 2012), Valencia, Calif.

Yuan Gao (B.A. Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ. [China] 2019), Shanghai, China

Jinu Hong (B.Arch. Korea Univ. [Republic of Korea] 2017), Seoul, Republic of Korea

Zhiyan Huang (B.F.A. Parsons School of Design 2017), New York, N.Y.

Laura Huaranga (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2012), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Rok Hudobivnik (B.A. Norwich Univ. of the Arts [U.K.] 2018), Cerklje Na Gorenjskem, Slovenia

Cindy Hwang (B.A. Yale Univ. 2015), Phoenix, Ariz.

Bianca Ibarlucea (B.F.A. Wayne State Univ. 2015), Detroit, Mich.

Furqan Jawed (B.Des. Srishti Inst. of Art, Design & Technology [India] 2016), Pune, India

Dawoon Jeon (B.F.A. Ewha Womans Univ. [Republic of Korea] 2016), Seoul, Republic of Korea

Harin Jung (B.A. Yeungnam Univ. [Republic of Korea] 2014), Daegu, Republic of Korea

Jun Jung (B.F.A. Hongik Univ. [Republic of Korea] 2014), Seoul, Republic of Korea

Jeongwoo Kim (B.F.A. School of Visual Arts 2013), Seoul, Republic of Korea

Minhwan Kim (B.S. Korea Advancement Inst. of Science & Technology 2015, M.S. 2018), Songpa-Gu, Republic of Korea

Mengjie Liu (B.A. Tsinghua Univ. [China] 2019), Shanghai, China

Ana Lobo (B.A. Univ. Brasilia [Brazil] 2008), São Paulo, Brazil

Kang Ma (B.A. Hunan Univ. [China] 2015), Shenzhen City, China

M.C. Madrigal (B.S. Indiana Univ. [Bloomington] 2013), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Churong Mao (B.F.A. Central Acad. of Fine Arts [China] 2017), Changsha, China

Nick Massarelli (B.S. Drexel Univ. 2015), Philadelphia, Pa.

Anežka Minarikova (Bc.A. Acad. of Arts, Architecture & Design in Prague [Czech Republic] 2019), Prague, Czech Republic

Tuan Quoc Pham (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. of Chicago 2013), Chicago, Ill.

Mengyi Qian (B.A. Suzhou Univ. [China] 2017), Suzhou, China

Steven Rodriguez (B.A. California State Univ. [Fullerton] 2015), Los Angeles, Calif.

Anna Sagström (B.A. Glasgow School of Art [U.K.] 2009, M.F.A. Konstfack Univ. of Arts, Crafts & Design [Sweden] 2011), Fagersta, Sweden

Julia Schäfer (B.A. Zurich Univ. of the Arts 2015), Liestal, Switzerland

Stefanie Tam (B.A. Univ. California [Los Angeles] 2019), Los Angeles, Calif.

Hannah Tjaden (B.A. Queen’s Univ. [Ontario] 2010, M.A. Sotheby’s Inst. of Art 2012), Toronto, Canada

Betty Wang (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2014), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Mianwei Wang (B.F.A. Central Acad. of Fine Arts [China] 2016), Beijing, China

Yuanbo Wang (B.A. Central Academy of Fine Arts [China] 2015), Quanzhou, China

Bryant Wells (B.S. Univ. Cincinnati 2013), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Nicholas Weltyk (B.F.A. Pratt Inst. 2013), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Cat Wentworth (B.A. Univ. Kentucky 2014), Bowling Green, Ky.

Sam Wood (B.F.A. Brigham Young Univ. 2014), Orem, Utah

Avery Youngblood (B.A. Parsons School of Design 2018), Ridgewood, N.Y.

Orysia Zabeida (B.A. Univ. Quebec [Montreal] 2016), Montreal, Canada

Wenwen Zhang (B.S. Rutgers Univ. 2017), Qindao, China

Painting/Printmaking

Rachael Anderson (B.F.A. Ohio State Univ. [Columbus] 2012), Pickerington, Ohio

Hangama Atiqullo (B.F.A. Nova Scotia Coll. of Art & Design 2012), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

James Bartolacci (B.A. Brandeis Univ. 2012), Ridgewood, N.Y.

Vamba Bility (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2015), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Tim Brawner (B.F.A. Nebraska Wesleyan Univ. 2014), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Kevin Brisco (B.A. Wesleyan Univ. 2013), Memphis, Tenn.

Bri Brooks (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. Chicago 2019), Providence, R.I.

Mariel Capanna (B.F.A. Pennsylvania Acad. of the Fine Arts 2012), Philadelphia, Pa.

Bhasha Chakrabarti (B.A. Univ. Rochester 2013), Honolulu, Hawaii

Jose Chavez-Verduzco (B.A. Univ. California [Davis] 2016), North Hollywood, Calif.

Taylor Clough (B.F.A. Montserrat Coll. of Art 2013), Southbury, Conn.

David Craig (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2013), Providence, R.I.

Danielle De Jesus (B.F.A. Fashion Inst. of Technology 2019), Elmhurst, N.Y.

Krystal DiFronzo (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. Chicago 2012), Highland Park, Ill.

Nathaniel Donnett (B.A. Texas Southern Univ. 2018), Houston, Tex.

Sara Emsaki (B.A. Univ. California [Berkeley] 2016), San Jose, Calif.

Trevon Latin (B.F.A. Univ. Houston 2015), Houston, Tex.

Naomi Lisiki (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2018), Corona, N.Y.

Leyla Margolis (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2017), Minneapolis, Minn.

Victoria Martinez (B.F.A. Minneapolis Coll. of Art & Design 2010), Chicago, Ill.

Kate Meissner (B.F.A. California Polytechnic State Univ. [San Luis Obispo] 2017), Loomis, Calif.

Michelle Miller (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. Chicago 2015), Los Angeles, Calif.

Gabriel Mills (B.F.A. Univ. Hartford 2015), New York, N.Y.

Aryana Minai (B.F.A. Art Center Coll. of Design 2016), Glendale, Calif.

Dala Nasser (B.F.A. Univ. Coll. London [U.K.] 2016), Beirut, Lebanon

Africanus Okokon (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2013), Brown Deer, Wis.

Alina Perez (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2017), Miami, Fla.

Tamen Pérez (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2010), Tres Ríos, Costa Rica

Sara Rahmanian (B.A. Art Univ. Tehran [Iran] 2016), Tehran, Iran

Jonathan Rajewski (B.A. Michigan State Univ. 2009), Hamtramck, Mich.

Edd Ravn (B.F.A. Glasgow School of Art 2015), Otley, U.K.

Jose de Jesus Rodriguez (B.A. Univ. California [Santa Cruz] 2013), Brooklyn, N.Y.

María de los Àngeles Rodríguez Jiménez (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2015), Miami, Fla.

Emma Safir (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2012), Highland Park, N.J.

Kern Samuel (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2017), Vauxhall, N.J.

Carly Sheehan (B.F.A. Massachusetts Coll. of Art 2014), Amesbury, Mass.

Rebecca Shippee (B.F.A. State Univ. New York [Purchase] 2013), Kingston, N.Y.

Matthew Smoak (B.A. Univ. North Carolina [Chapel Hill] 2008), New York, N.Y.

Kathia St. Hilaire (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2017), West Palm Beach, Fla.

Chiffon Thomas (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. Chicago 2014), Chicago, Ill.

Chibuike Uzoma (B.A. Univ. Benin [Nigeria] 2014), Port Harcourt, Nigeria

Curtis Welteroth (B.F.A. Kutztown Univ. Pennsylvania 2016), Pittsburgh, Pa.

Ye Qin Zhu (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2010), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Photography

Mickey Aloisio (B.F.A. Fashion Inst. of Technology 2016), Long Island City, N.Y.

Angela Chen (B.A. California State Univ. [Los Angeles] 2009), Temple City, Calif.

Ronghui Chen (B.A. Nanchang Univ. [China] 2011), Shanghai, China

Deangelo Christian (B.F.A. California Inst. of the Arts 2017), Long Beach, Calif.

Robert Andy Coombs (B.F.A. Kendall Coll. of Art & Design 2013), Norway, Mich.

Tarah Douglas (B.F.A. Univ. Michigan [Ann Arbor] 2014), Montclair, N.J.

Jackie Furtado (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. Chicago 2012), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Max Gavrich (B.A. Bard Coll. 2014), San Francisco, Calif.

Rory Hamovit (B.A. Bard Coll. 2013), Newbury, Mass.

Nabil Harb (B.A. Univ. South Florida 2019), Lakeland, Fla.

Dylan Hausthor (B.F.A. Maine Coll. of Art 2015), North Bennington, Vt.

Elizabeth Hibbard (B.A. Univ. California [Santa Cruz] 2012), Morgan Hill, Calif.

Dawn Kim (B.F.A. Art Center Coll. of Design 2011), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Morgan Levy (B.F.A. New York Univ. 2007), Denver, Colo.

Annie Ling (B.A. Redeemer Univ. Coll. [Ontario] 2007), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Jane Lowe (B.A. Sarah Lawrence Coll. 2015), New York, N.Y.

Allison Minto (B.A. State Univ. New York [Buffalo] 2009), Kew Gardens, N.Y.

Alex Nelson (B.F.A. Fashion Inst. of Technology 2011), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Jiajun Wang (B.F.A. California Coll. of the Arts 2016), Hangzhou, China

Rosemary Warren (B.A. Bard Coll. 2014), Philadelphia, Pa.

Sculpture

Cameron Clayborn (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. Chicago 2016), Chicago, Ill.

Armando Cortes (B.A. Univ. California [Los Angeles] 2012), Wilmington, Calif.

Genevieve Goffman (B.A. Reed Coll. 2015), Washington, D.C.

Kevin Hernandez Rosa (B.F.A. Univ. Hartford 2016), New Haven, Conn.

Sae Jun Kim (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. Chicago 2015), Goyang-Si, Republic of Korea

Lauren Lee (B.A. Univ. Maryland [College Park] 2015), Baltimore, Md.

Efrat Lipkin (B.Ed.F.A. Hamidrasha School of Art 2014), Tel Aviv, Israel

Diana Lozano (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2013), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Randi Renate Marby (B.F.A., B.A. Univ. Texas [Austin] 2014), Berlin, Germany

Anna Miller (B.F.A. Univ. Arizona 2017), Tucson, Ariz.

Peyton Sarah Peyton (B.F.A. Univ. Georgia 2016), Jacksonville, Fla.

Hyeree Ro (B.A. Yonsei Univ. [Republic of Korea] 2011, B.F.A. Korean National Univ. of Arts 2017), Seoul, Republic of Korea

Amina Ross (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. Chicago 2015), New York, N.Y.

David Roy (B.F.A. Otis Coll. of Art & Design 2013), Inglewood, Calif.

Audrey Ryan (B.F.A. Univ. Hartford 2016), Flushing, N.Y.

Jeenho Seo (B.F.A. Hongik Univ. [Republic of Korea] 2015), Seongnam, Republic of Korea

Sam Shoemaker (B.F.A. California Inst. of the Arts 2014), Altadena, Calif.

Karinne Smith (B.A. Univ. California [Berkeley] 2013), Rancho Mirage, Calif.

Freddy Villalobos (B.A. Univ. California [Irvine] 2016), Los Angeles, Calif.

Anne Wu (B.F.A. Cornell Univ. 2013), Flushing, N.Y.

Alex Zak (B.F.A., B.A. School of the Art Inst. Chicago 2012), New York, N.Y.

Stella Zhong (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2015), Shenzhen, China

Summary of Enrollment

General Summary

Admissions Information, Fall Term 2019

Applicants 1,102
Applicants admitted 63
Matriculants 59

Student Profile

Graduate students 129
Graphic Design
44
Painting/Printmaking
43
Photography
20
Sculpture
22
Preliminary-year students 8
First-year students 59
Second-year students 62
Female students 76
Male students 53
Age range of students 22–51
Average age of students 29
Mean age of students 29
Undergraduate degrees in fine art 110
Undergraduate degrees in other areas, e.g., anthropology, architecture, history of art, literature 19
Institutions represented 93
States represented 23
Foreign countries represented 18

Institutions Represented

One student from each institution unless otherwise indicated.

Academy of Arts, Architecture & Design in Prague [Czech Republic]

Art Center College of Design (2)

Art University of Tehran [Iran]

Bard College (3)

Brandeis University

Brigham Young University

California College of the Arts

California Institute of the Arts (2)

California Polytechnic State University [San Luis Obispo]

California State University [Fullerton]

California State University [Los Angeles]

Central Academy of Fine Arts [China] (3)

Cooper Union (5)

Cornell University

Drexel University

Ewha Womans University [Republic of Korea]

Fashion Institute of Technology (3)

Glasgow School of Art [U.K.] (2)

Hamidrasha School of Art

Hongik University [Republic of Korea] (2)

Hunan University [China], Shenzhen City, China

Indiana University [Bloomington]

Institute Teknologi Bandung [Indonesia]

Kendall College of Art & Design

Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts & Design [Sweden]

Korea Advancement Institute of Science & Technology [Republic of Korea]

Korea University [Republic of Korea]

Korean National University of Arts [Republic of Korea]

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania 

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology [Ghana]

La Salle College of Arts [Singapore]

Maine College of Art 

Massachusetts College of Art

Michigan State University

Minneapolis College of Art & Design

Montserrat College of Art

Nanchang University [China]

Nebraska Wesleyan University

New York University

Norwich University of the Arts [U.K.]

Nova Scotia College of Art & Design

Ohio State University [Columbus]

Otis College of Art & Design

Parsons School of Design

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro [Brazil]

Pratt Institute

Queen’s University [Ontario]

Redeemer University College [Ontario]

Reed College

Rhode Island School of Design (11)

Rutgers University

San Francisco Art Institute

Sarah Lawrence College

School of the Art Institute of Chicago (10)

School of Visual Arts (2)

Shanghai Jiao Tong University [China]

Sotheby’s Institute of Art [U.K.]

Srishti Institute of Art Design and Technology [India]

Stanford University

State University of New York [Buffalo]

State University of New York [Purchase]

Suzhou University [China]

Syracuse University

Texas Southern University

Tsinghua University [China]

University College London [U.K.]

University of Arizona

University of Benin [Nigeria]

University of Brasilia [Brazil]

University of California [Berkeley] (2)

University of California [Davis]

University of California [Irvine]

University of California [Los Angeles] (2)

University of California [Santa Cruz] (2)

University of Cincinnati

University of Georgia

University of Hartford (3)

University of Houston

University of Kentucky

University of Maryland [College Park]

University of Michigan [Ann Arbor]

University of North Carolina [Chapel Hill]

University of Quebec [Montreal]

University of Rochester

University of South Florida

University of Texas [Austin]

Wayne State University

Wesleyan University

Yale University

Yeungnam University [Republic of Korea]

Yonsei University [Republic of Korea]

Zurich University of the Arts [Switzerland]

Institutions represented, 93

Geographical Distribution

One student from each state or country unless otherwise indicated.

United States

Arizona (2)

California (17)

Colorado

Connecticut (2)

District of Columbia

Florida (5)

Hawaii

Illinois (5)

Kentucky

Maryland

Massachusetts (2)

Michigan (3)

Minnesota

New Jersey (3)

New York (30)

Ohio

Pennsylvania (4)

Rhode Island (2)

Tennessee

Texas (2)

Utah

Vermont

Wisconsin (2)

States represented, 23

Foreign Countries

Brazil (2)

Canada (3)

China (11)

Costa Rica

Czech Republic

Germany

Ghana

India

Indonesia (2)

Iran

Israel

Korea, Republic of (9)

Lebanon

Nigeria

Slovenia

Sweden

Switzerland

United Kingdom

Foreign countries represented, 18