Public Functionary is proud to be hosting the 2015 MCAD MFA Thesis Exhibition. The graduating students have taken over the gallery space for the month of May to install, have their projects reviewed and to present the work to the public.

Reception: Friday, May 15, 6:00–9:00 p.m.
Free and open to the public

The Minneapolis College of Art and Design is pleased to present the culminating exhibition of graduating master of fine arts candidates.

Presenting a variety of disciplines including photography, painting, animation, printmaking, illustration, sculpture, and graphic design, the exhibition will feature work by nine artists and designers.

This exhibition is the result of a two-year interdisciplinary journey of intensive research and studio practice. Whether you’re interested in contemporary sculpture and illustration or cutting-edge graphic design, this exhibition will push boundaries into new ideas and visual structures.

The Graduates

Mengqian Chen, animation/illustration
Jingchi Lu, illustration
Gabriel Zhang, photography
Ellie Gagner, sculpture
Luisa Rivera, illustration
Tianrui Zhang, graphic design
Timothy Hamilton, sculpture/printmaking
Jo Yeh, illustration
Wenyi Zhen, graphic design

Public Functionary, 1400 12th Ave NE, Minneapolis
Gallery Hours: May 9–10, 16–17, 2015
Saturday and Sunday, noon–5:00 p.m.

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