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An Interview with Danielle Abrams

Professor of the Practice at SMFA Danielle Abrams discusses her performance art and teaching practices with SMFA alumna Chelsea Coon.
Student Profile: Alberto Checa '21

Student Profile: Alberto Checa '21

Drawing from his personal experience as a first-generation college student, Alberto uses performance art to give a voice to his family.

Round Table Discussion

SMFA Graduate Round Table Discussion

We sat down with Graduate Program Director Jeannie Simms and MFA students Jamie Kay and Kimberly Barnes, for a discussion on contemporary art practice through the lens of their experiences at SMFA.

Story Nicholas Papa

My Findings: Nicholas Papa, BFA '18

“It was important to me that whatever program I found myself in I would have a lot of freedom. I valued the freedom to work in any material I wanted and craft an individualized curriculum that would support my interests.”

The Art of Papermaking

In an SMFA class, students transform messy pulp into objects of art.

Arts in the Midst of Engineering

School of the Museum of Fine Arts students create a mural in the Science and Engineering Complex’s Robinson Hall

Art Here, There, and Everywhere

Graduating M.F.A. students show off their work in a wide-ranging exhibition on the Medford/Somerville campus