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Dewey CrumplerPhoto of artist in red framed glasses

Remote Guest Lecture

January 15, 2021
12:00 p.m. PST
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Dewey Crumpler is an Associate Professor of painting at San Francisco Art Institute. His current work examines issues of globalization/ cultural co-modification through the integration of digital imagery, video and traditional painting techniques.

Beatriz Cortezphoto of the artist in a large gallery with sculptures

Longenecker-Roth Artist In Residence Guest Lecture

January 22, 2021
12:00 p.m. PST
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Beatriz Cortez is a multidisciplinary artist based in Los Angeles. Her work explores simultaneity, life in different temporalities and versions of modernity, memory and loss in the aftermath of war and the experience of migration, and in relation to imagining possible futures.

Nicole Fleetwoodthumbnail photo of Nicole Fleetwood smiling

Remote Guest Lecture

February 12, 2021
12:00 p.m. PST
YouTube Stream: TBD

Dr. Nicole R. Fleetwood is a writer, curator, and professor of American Studies and Art History at Rutgers University, New Brunswick. She is the author of Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration (2020) and the curator of the exhibition of the same name, currently on view at MoMA PS1 through April 4, 2021.

Graduate Research Colloquium

PhD Program in Art History, Theory, and Criticism

February 26, 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
February 27, 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
YouTube Stream: TBD

Graduate Open Studios

February 27, 2021
2:00 - 6:00 p.m. PST

Postcommoditydetail photo of plush pink cushion on decorated pink structure

Remote Guest Lecture

March 12, 2021
12:00 p.m. PST
YouTube Stream: TBD

Postcommodity’s art functions as a shared Indigenous lens and voice to engage the assaultive manifestations of the global market and its supporting institutions, public perceptions, beliefs, and individual actions that comprise the ever-expanding, multinational, multiracial and multiethnic colonizing force that is defining the 21st Century through ever increasing velocities and complex forms of violence.


Paul Mpagi SepuyaSepuya book cover

Published by Aperture

Paul Mpagi Sepuya presents the work of one of the most prominent, up-and-coming photographers working today. Sepuya (Associate Professor) primarily makes studio photographs of friends, artists, collaborators, and himself, inviting viewers to consider the construction of subjectivity.

Field Journal #16Field Journal logo

Founded & Edited by Professor Grant Kester

This issue includes contributions from Professor Ricardo Dominguez, and PhD alumni Noni Brynjolson and Paloma Checa-Gismero, among others.


The Grad Exhibitions site includes work from the Spring 2020 graduating MFA exhibition, as well as, MFA First Year Reviews, and special seminar projects.

MFA Exhibition


The Adam D. Kamil Gallery has moved online. This gallery is a site for undergraduate art shows and hosts the annual reception and exhibition for students that participate in the Adam D. Kamil Media Awards. Visual Arts majors and minors at the junior or senior level are eligible to submit a proposal to show in the Kamil Gallery for one week during the academic school year. Past online exhibitions remain viewable with the artists' permission.

Kamil Gallery