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An image from Markham Campus art installation an expression of positive change.

Visual Art Graduate in "Right the Future" exhibition at Markham campus

Visual Art MFA graduate Lisa Cristinzo is one of eight artists chosen for York's "Right the Future" hoarding exhibition organized by @stepspublicart at the new Markham campus.

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MFA grad student Kasia Sosnowksi in a new exhibition opening at the Southern Alberta Art Gallery

The Faceless Familiar conjures unsettling images of distorted faces and portraits of someone we might expect to know. Read in another way, the title references the familiars of medieval folklore, supernatural entities that could manifest in numerous forms to aid their witch or sorcerer.

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MFA Visual Arts Group Exhibition

York University's 2023 MFA Visual Arts cohort is excited to announce a celebratory group exhibition and reception. a juncture, a join, a strait, a pinch will be on view at Collision Gallery from March 10th - March 18th. Join us on Friday, March 17th for an artist panel discussion at 6pm followed by a reception with refreshments provided.

Opening hours: Friday & Saturday 11am to 7pm or by appt. (contact the individual artists)

Image from Gales Gallery


Gales Gallery and the Special Project Gallery on our campus offer students the opportunity to gain installation experience, experiment with presentation techniques, and share their work with a broader audience.

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Photo of Waymark: 2020 MFA Visual Art Digital Publication

Waymark: 2020 MFA Visual Art Digital Publication

An anthology which brings together the creative and critical Visual Art thesis work of our 2020 MFAs.

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The Graduate Program in Visual Art at York is an exciting environment to pursue innovative, socially engaging, career-ready education. Contact our Graduate Program Assistant to learn more.