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Master of Fine Arts Degrees Conferred, 2014

  • Darja Bajagic, Painting/Printmaking
  • Stephen Benjamin Benenson, Painting/Printmaking
  • Nir Bitton, Graphic Design
  • Jerry Michael Blackman, Sculpture
  • Jordan Margaret Casteel, Painting/Printmaking
  • Allen Hung-Lun Chen, Sculpture
  • Yu-Yeon Cho, Graphic Design
  • Shih Hsiung Chou, Sculpture
  • Erin Desmond, Photography
  • Jose Alfafara Devera, Painting/Printmaking
  • João Doria de Souza, Graphic Design
  • Awol Erizku, Photography
  • Aaron Martez Fowler, Painting/Printmaking
  • Genevieve Ruth Gaignard, Photography
  • Mariana Garibay Raeke, Painting/Printmaking
  • Ana María Gómez López, Painting/Printmaking
  • Heidi Lee Hahn, Painting/Printmaking
  • Lauren Danielle Halsey, Sculpture
  • Michael Ryan Handley, Sculpture
  • Erin Irene Henry, Sculpture
  • Hannah Flora Hummel, Photography
  • Shira Grace Inbar, Graphic Design
  • Olof Carl Johan Inger, Painting/Printmaking
  • Fumikazu Ishino, Photography
  • Haley Pearl Josephs, Painting/Printmaking
  • Jinhee Kang, Painting/Printmaking
  • Yutaka Kawahito, Sculpture
  • Marina Mills Kitchen, Graphic Design
  • Kellie Michelle Konapelsky, Graphic Design
  • Jacob Antonius Konst, Painting/Printmaking
  • Sean Ervan Kuhnke, Graphic Design
  • Jae Na Kwon, Painting/Printmaking
  • Scott Langer, Graphic Design
  • Min Hee Lee, Graphic Design
  • Esther Lewis, Graphic Design
  • Shehrezad Maher, Sculpture
  • Maya Cecily Manvi, Sculpture
  • Lance Edward Marchel, Painting/Printmaking
  • Martha Kang McGill, Graphic Design
  • Casey Robert McGonagle, Photography
  • James Damien Miller, Painting/Printmaking
  • Houman Momtazian, Graphic Design
  • Tyler Zachary Moore, Photography
  • Cathleen Mooses, Painting/Printmaking
  • Gina Moreno-Valle Diez-Barroso, Graphic Design
  • Benjamin Barret Niznik, Graphic Design
  • Sun Young Park, Graphic Design
  • Oren Pinhassi, Sculpture
  • Jenna Eve Pirello, Painting/Printmaking
  • Hannah Price, Photography
  • Grace Robinson-Leo, Graphic Design
  • Devan Maurice Shimoyama, Painting/Printmaking
  • Mark Starling, Sculpture
  • Nicholas Andrew Steindorf, Painting/Printmaking
  • Melissa Erin Stultz, Photography
  • Emmy Hennings Thelander, Painting/Printmaking
  • Lacey Blaire Waterman, Graphic Design
  • Evan Whale, Photography
  • Sean Yendrys, Graphic Design

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Enrollment, 2014–2015

Graphic Design
  • Martin Bek (B.A. Royal Acad. of Fine Arts [Denmark] 2013), Hillerod, Denmark
  • Megan Zoe Billman (B.A. Brown Univ. 2009), Brookline, Mass.
  • Chase Thomas Booker (B.A. New York Univ. 2009), San Antonio, Tex.
  • Michael Carr Chadwick (A.B. Univ. Georgia [Greece] 2008), Oxford, Miss.
  • SeungEun Chung (B.F.A. Ewha Womans Univ. 2008), Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Laura Ann Coombs (B.Arch. Cornell Univ. 2008), Spring, Tex.
  • Marvin de Jong (B.F.A. Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten [The Netherlands] 2013), Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands
  • Richard Daniel Espinosa (B.A. Yale Univ. 2010), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Laura J. Foxgrover (B.A. Carleton Coll. 2009), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Marta Galaz Cancio (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2012), New York, N.Y.
  • Vanessa Dora Godfrey (B.F.A. Nanyang Tech. Univ. [Singapore] 2013), Singapore
  • Jonathan Gorman (B.A. Long Island Univ. [Brooklyn, N.Y.] 2008), Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Joshua Everett Graver (B.F.A. James Madison Univ. 2004), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Yotam Moshe Hadar (B.A. Bezalel Acad. 2007), Kiryat Ono, Israel
  • Jerome William Harris (B.A. Temple Univ. 2009), Hamden, Conn.
  • Ying Hou (B.A. Hefei Univ. of Technology [China] 2006), Beijing, China
  • Allyn Katherine Hughes (B.A. Virginia Polytechnic Inst. 2011), Roanoke, Va.
  • Jenny Hung (B.S. Rochester Inst. of Technology 2008), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Yuanchen Jiang (B.F.A. Central Acad. of Fine Arts [China] 2012), Beijing, China
  • Moonsik Kang (B.A. Rietveld Gerrit Acad. [The Netherlands] 2012), Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Hyoung Kee Kim (B.F.A. Seoul National Univ. [Republic of Korea] 2010), Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Jiyoni Kim (B.A. Vassar Coll. 2009), Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
  • Erin Knutson (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2009), New York, N.Y.
  • Biba Kosmerl (B.F.A. Univ. Ljubljani [Slovenia] 2013), Slovenia
  • Benjamin D. Lee (B.F.A. Art Center Coll. of Design 2013), Pasadena, Calif.
  • Qiong Li (B.A. Zhejiang Univ. [China] 2011), Zhoushan, China
  • Loide Bochaberi Marwanga (B.A. Yale Univ. 2010), Gaithersburg, Md.
  • Theodore Anderson Mathias (B.A. Dartmouth Coll. 2009), Chicago, Ill.
  • Ryan Gerald Eisenmenger Nelson (B.F.A. Minneapolis Coll. of Art & Design 2007), Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Eric Theodore Nylund (B.A. New York Univ. 2005), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Maziyar Pahlevan (B.A. Royal Acad. of Art [The Hague] 2012), Berlin, Germany
  • Alexandra Rachel Portis (B.F.A. Wesleyan Univ. 2009), Studio City, Calif.
  • Caroline Jennings Potter (B.F.A. New York Univ. 2012), East Hampton, N.Y.
  • Michela Povoleri (B.F.A. Pesaro Studi [Italy], M.A. ISIA Urbino [Italy] 2010), Arzignano, Italy
  • Nejc Prah (B.A. Univ. Ljubljana [Slovenia] 2013), Slovenia
  • Jonathan Paul Rennie (B.D.S.N. Ontario Coll. Art & Design 2012), Ontario, Canada
  • Timothy Fleming Ripper (B.A. Amherst Coll. 2009), Swarthmore, Pa.
  • Ria Lenore Roberts (B.F.A. Univ. Illinois [Urbana-Champaign] 2011), Chicago, Ill.
  • David Michael Rudnick (B.A. Yale Univ. 2009), Hertfordshire, U.K.
  • Anton Sovetov (B.A. Royal Acad. of Art [The Hague] 2013), The Netherlands
  • Rosen Chavdarov Tomov (B.A. Rietveld Gerrit Acad. [The Netherlands] 2014), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • John Paul Wolforth (B.A. Northwestern Univ. 2002, B.A. Univ. Illinois [Chicago] 2009), Chicago, Ill.
Painting/Printmaking
  • Eddie Rodolfo Aparicio (B.A. Bard Coll. 2012), Los Angeles, Calif.
  • Alisa Mohrgan Bones (B.A. Reed Coll. 2013), Portland, Ore.
  • Keiran James Brennan Hinton (B.F.A. Pratt Inst. 2014), Ontario, Canada
  • Coady Garland Brown (B.F.A. Tyler School of Art [Temple Univ.] 2012), Baltimore, Md.
  • George Rondell Carr (B.F.A. Ringling School of Art & Design 2012), Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla.
  • Henry Chapman (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2011), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Sara Alice Coffin (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. of Chicago 2007), Redmond, Wash.
  • Maria de Los Angeles Cornejo (B.F.A. Pratt Inst. 2013), Santa Rosa, Calif.
  • Mauricio Cortes Ortega (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2012), New York, N.Y.
  • Brandon Coley Cox (B.F.A. Univ. of the Arts 2008), Baltimore, Md.
  • Katherine Ellen Davis (B.A. Univ. California [Los Angeles] 2012), Saugus, Calif.
  • Tirhaga Salah Elsiddique (B.F.A. Nova Scotia School of Art & Design 2013), Ontario, Canada
  • Lauren Faigeles (B.F.A. Carnegie Mellon Univ. 2013), Laguna Woods, Calif.
  • Sarah Mae Faux (B.A. Brown Univ. 2008, B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2009), Somerville, Mass.
  • Sean Robert FitzGerald (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2009), Geneva, N.Y.
  • Nathaniel Rickert Flagg (B.A. Reed Coll. 2011), Cornwall, Conn.
  • Marcela Florido (B.A. Univ. Coll. [London] 2013), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Danielle Heather Friedman (B.A. Brandeis Univ. 2009), Waltham, Mass.
  • Kyle Goldbach (B.F.A. Tyler School of Art [Temple Univ] 2013), Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Amanda Anne Grimshaw (B.A. New York Univ. 2010), Corte Madera, Calif.
  • Patrick Timothy Groth (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2010), Franklin, Mass.
  • Alteronce Gumby (B.F.A. Hunter Coll. [CUNY] 2013), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Camille Talia Hoffman (B.F.A. California Coll. of the Arts 2009), New York, N.Y.
  • Brook Helene Hsu (B.F.A. Kanasa City Art Inst. 2010), Ridgewood, N.Y.
  • Erin Elizabeth Ikeler (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2008), Phoenix, Ariz.
  • Tomashi Jackson (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2009, M.S.A. Massachusetts Inst. of Technology 2012), Cambridge, Mass.
  • Jody Lynn Joyner (B.A. Colorado Coll. 2010), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Ji Hye Kim (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2013), Ontario, Canada
  • Danielle Rose Levine (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2012), Coral Gables, Fla.
  • Marisa Anna Manso (B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design 2008), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Johanna Povirk-Znoy (B.A. Bard Coll. 2008), Conway, Mass.
  • Christina Elizabeth Quarles (B.A. Hampshire Coll. 2007), Houston, Tex.
  • Luke Taylor Rogers (B.F.A. Boston Univ. 2012), Bear Creek, Pa.
  • Katherine Thackeray Ruggeri (B.A. School of the Art Inst. of Chicago 2010), Chicago, Ill.
  • Tschabalala Self (B.A. Bard Coll. 2012), New York, N.Y.
  • Edwin Allen Smalling (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. of Chicago 1999), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Martha Shao Mei Tuttle (B.A. Bard Coll. 2011), Santa Fe, N.Mex.
  • Samantha Elyse Vernon (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2009), Lanham, Md.
  • David Francis Walsh (B.F.A. Tyler School of Art 2010), Scranton, Pa.
  • Zoe C. Walsh (B.A. Occidental Coll. 2011), Los Angeles, Calif.
  • William Howard Warden (B.A. Univ. Tennessee [Knoxville] 1992, B.F.A. 2012), Powell, Tenn.
  • Kyle Robert Williams (B.A. Stanford Univ. 2004), San Francisco, Calif.
  • Luyi Xu (B.F.A. San Francisco Art Inst. 2012), Seattle, Wash.
Photography
  • David Osawindawen Alekhuogie (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. of Chicago 2013), Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
  • Zakary D. Arctander (B.F.A. Univ. Illinois [Chicago] 2010), Chicago, Ill.
  • Monique S. Atherton (B.A. San Francisco Art Inst. 2005), West Haven, Conn.
  • Andrew Hundley Brown (B.S. Univ. Southern California 2005), Atlanta, Ga.
  • Sarah Jayne Anderssen Cwynar (B.A. York Univ. 2010), Quebec, Canada
  • John Eli Durst (B.A. Wesleyan Univ. 2011), Austin, Tex.
  • John Edmonds (B.F.A. Corcoran School of Art 2012), Upper Marlboro, Md.
  • Quinn Ward Gorbutt (B.F.A. Massachusetts Coll. of Art & Design 2012), Jamaica Plain, Mass.
  • Cole Don Kelley (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. of Chicago 2012), Paris, Tex.
  • Ye Weon Kim (B.A. Sarah Lawrence Coll. 2012), Bronxville, N.Y.
  • Isabel Magowan (B.A. Wesleyan Univ. 2011), New York, N.Y.
  • Sarah Meyohas (B.S. Univ. Pennsylvania 2013), New York, N.Y.
  • Robin M. Myers (B.F.A. Massachusetts Coll. of Art 2012), Jamaica Plain, Mass.
  • Eva Kathleen O’Leary (B.F.A. California Coll. of Arts & Crafts 2012), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Adam Russell Pape (B.F.A. Maryland Inst. Coll. of Art 2006), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Elena Perez (B.F.A. Maryland Inst. Coll. of Art 2011), Bronx, N.Y.
  • Bryson Dowell Rand (B.F.A. Univ. Colorado [Boulder] 2004), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • David Mellor Soffa (B.A. Bard Coll. 2010), Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Ilona Anna Szwarc (B.F.A. School of Visual Arts 2013), New York, N.Y.
  • Anne Chapman Thornton (B.A. Hampshire Coll. 2008), Los Angeles, Calif.
Sculpture
  • Constanza Alarcon Tennen (B.F.A. Pontificia Univ. Católica [Chile] 2010), Santiago, Chile
  • Daniel Klaas Beckwith (B.F.A. Virginia Commonwealth Univ. 2010), Richmond, Va.
  • Margaret Christine Bennett (B.A. Connecticut Coll. 2006), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Joseph Samuel Buckley (B.A. Univ. London [Goldsmiths Coll.] 2013), Leeds, U.K.
  • Shahrzad Changalvaee (B.F.A. Tehran Univ. [Iran] 2006), Tehran, Iran
  • Thomas Cahill Coleman (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2009), Jupiter, Fla.
  • Samuel Cooper Davis (B.F.A. School of the Art Inst. of Chicago 2011), Los Angeles, Calif.
  • Elizabeth Cabrina De Vita (B.A. Barnard Coll. 2008), Pittsburgh, Pa.
  • Tim Sander Enthoven (B.D.S.N. Design Acad. Eindhoven [The Netherlands] 2009), Gouda, The Netherlands
  • Andrew James Hawkes (B.F.A. Central Michigan Univ. 2012), Warren, Mich.
  • Anthony Lee Hope (B.F.A. Center for Creative Studies 2012), Plymouth, Mich.
  • Raza Abbas Kazmi (B.F.A. Univ. Hartford 2013), Springfield, Mass.
  • Tammy Kiku Logan (B.F.A. Purchase Coll. [SUNY] 2004), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Jonathan Sol Mildenberg (B.F.A. Massachusetts Coll. of Art & Design 2003), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Virginia Lee Montgomery (B.F.A. Univ. Texas [Austin] 2008), New York, N.Y.
  • Douglas W. Rieger, Jr. (B.F.A. Virginia Commonwealth Univ. 2008), Bethel Park, Pa.
  • Hans-Jacob Schmidt (B.A. Univ. London [Goldsmiths Coll.] 2012), Markkleeberg, Germany
  • Alexander Paul Stevens (B.F.A. Univ. Utah 2011), Murray, Utah
  • Constance Alexandra Tenvik (B.F.A. Oslo Acad. of the Arts [Norway] 2014), Oslo, Norway
  • Livia Ungur (B.F.A. Hunter Coll. 2013), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Mariya Vlasova (B.F.A. Cooper Union 2011), Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Jayeon Yi (B.F.A. Ewha Womans Univ. [Seoul] 2011), Seoul, Republic of Korea

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Summary of Enrollment

General Summary

Admissions Information, Fall Term 2014
  • Applicants
  • 941
  • Applicants admitted
  • 66
  • Matriculants
  • 61
Student Profile
  • Graduate students
  • 127
  • Graphic Design
  • 42
  • Painting/Printmaking
  • 43
  • Photography
  • 20
  • Sculpture
  • 22
  • Preliminary-year students
  • 6
  • First-year students
  • 61
  • Second-year students
  • 60
  • Female students
  • 64
  • Male students
  • 63
  • Age range of students
  • 22–45
  • Average age of students
  • 28
  • Mean age of students
  • 25
  • Undergraduate degrees in fine art
  • 106
  • Undergraduate degrees in other areas, e.g., architecture, English, history of art
  • 21
  • Institutions represented
  • 82
  • States represented
  • 20
  • Foreign countries represented
  • 16

Institutions Represented 

One student from each institution unless otherwise indicated.
  • Amherst College
  • Art Center College of Design
  • Bard College (5)
  • Barnard College
  • Bezalel Academy [Israel]
  • Boston University
  • Brandeis University
  • Brown University (2)
  • California College of Arts & Crafts
  • California College of the Arts
  • Carleton College
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Center for Creative Studies
  • Central Academy of Art & Design [China]
  • Central Michigan University
  • Colorado College
  • Connecticut College
  • Cooper Union (8)
  • Corcoran College of Art
  • Cornell University
  • Dartmouth College
  • Design Academy [The Netherlands]
  • Ewha Womans University [Republic of Korea] (2)
  • Hampshire College (2)
  • Hefei University [China]
  • Hunter College [CUNY] (2)
  • ISIA Urbino [Italy]
  • James Madison University
  • Kansas City Art Institute
  • Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten [The Netherlands]
  • Long Island University [Brooklyn]
  • Maryland Institute [College of Art] (2)
  • Massachusetts College of Art & Design (3)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Minneapolis College of Art & Design
  • Nanyoung Technology University [Singapore]
  • New York University (4)
  • Northwestern University
  • Nova Scotia College of Art & Design
  • Occidental College
  • Ontario College of Art & Design [Canada]
  • Oslo Academy of Art [Norway]
  • Pesaro Studi [Italy]
  • Pontificia Universidade Católica [Brazil]
  • Pratt Institute (2)
  • Reed College (2)
  • Rhode Island School of Design (7)
  • Rietveld Gerrit Academy [The Netherlands] (2)
  • Ringling School of Art & Design
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (3)
  • Royal Academy of Fine Arts [Denmark] (3)
  • San Francisco Art Institute (2)
  • Sarah Lawrence College
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago (6)
  • School of Visual Arts
  • Seoul National University [Republic of Korea] (2)
  • Stanford University
  • State University of New York [Purchase]
  • Tehran University [Iran]
  • Temple University [Tyler School of Art] (4)
  • University College [London]
  • University of California [Los Angeles]
  • University of Colorado [Boulder]
  • University of Georgia [Greece]
  • University of Hartford
  • University of Illinois [Chicago]
  • University of Illinois [Urbana-Champaign]
  • University of Ljubljana [Slovenia] (2)
  • University of London [Goldsmiths College] (2)
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Tennessee [Knoxville]
  • University of Texas [Austin]
  • University of the Arts
  • University of Utah
  • Vassar College
  • Virginia Commonwealth University (2)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute
  • Wesleyan University (3)
  • Yale University (3)
  • York University
  • Zhejiang University [China]

Institutions represented, 82

Geographical Distribution

One student from each state or country unless otherwise indicated.
United States 
  • Arizona
  • California (12)
  • Connecticut (3)
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois (5)
  • Maryland (5)
  • Massachusetts (9)
  • Michigan (2)
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • New Mexico
  • New York (32)
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania (8)
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virginia (2)
  • Washington (2)
  • States represented, 20
Foreign Countries 
  • Brazil
  • Canada (5)
  • Chile
  • China (3)
  • Denmark
  • England (2)
  • Germany (2)
  • Iran
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Korea, Republic of (4)
  • The Netherlands (4)
  • Norway
  • Singapore
  • Slovenia (2)
  • Switzerland
  • Foreign countries represented, 16

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