NextWave: Master of Fine Art Thesis Exxhibition Part 1

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 (All day) - Saturday, April 21, 2012 (All day)
Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Urban Art Space

This annual exhibition is an opportunity to sample an array of current directions in contemporary art, fresh from the studios of practicing professional artists who are completing MFA degrees in the Department of Art at The Ohio State University.  Participating artists work in Painting and Drawing, Performance, Sculpture, Photography, Ceramics, Printmaking, Art+Technology, Video, Sound, and varied combinations of these media.

The first exhibition features the work of:

Michael Ambron
Carolyn Baginski
Evan Dawson
Nathaniel Hartman
John McCaughey
Lauri Murphy
Winnie Sidharta
Timothy Jude Smith
Kristen Spickard
Austin Stewart
Stephen Takacs
Melissa Vogley Woods
Brandon Whitacre


The 2012 Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition is curated by Sarah Rogers, whose experience includes roles at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, the Wexner Center for the Arts and COSI. Currently, Rogers is vice president of Advancement & Communications for the performing arts organization CAPA.