Visual Arts

Picturing the past: Visual Arts alumna curates and studies museum exhibits

By Lisa Intrabartola

BFA, Visual Arts
OCCUPATION: Andrew W. Mellon Post-Doctoral Curatorial Fellow
LOCATION: Philadelphia

While studying photography at Mason Gross, Diana Marsh adored wandering with her camera, and she relished experimenting in the darkroom.

Esteemed artist Kara Walker named Tepper Chair

Five-year position to include close contact with students

Kara Walker has been named Tepper Chair in Visual Arts at the Mason Gross School of the Arts.  Her five-year term commences fall 2015, centered on research and collaboration with graduate and undergraduate students.

Monday Night Film and Video Series at Civic Square

The Visual Arts Department Media Area is launching the Fall 2015 Monday Night Film and Video Series at the Civic Square Building. Films and videos run bi-weekly and screen at 6:30 p.m. in Room 110. Admission is free and open to all. The schedule is as follows:

October 26, 2015

Rutgers introduces new scholarship model for MFA in Visual Arts

Program will subsidize tuition for all incoming graduate students beginning fall 2016

Visual Arts Open House and Open Studios set for Oct. 24

The Visual Arts Department is set to host two events on Saturday, October 24, 2015, at the Civic Square Building, 33 Livingston Avenue: MFA Open Studios, open to all, and an open house for prospective undergraduate students. All activities are free.

Part-time lecturer

Tepper Chair

New York-based artist Kara Walker is best known for her candid investigation of race, gender, sexuality, and violence through silhouetted figures that have appeared in numerous exhibitions worldwide.

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Design

Design studies at Mason Gross School of the Arts are grounded in graphic design and interaction design, reflecting the rapidly evolving nature of visual communication and technology. Students gain expertise in developing innovative ways of communicating ideas in a wide range of concrete and dynamic media. They acquire skills in typography, publication design, coding, and data visualization, while shaping content and form in both speculative and real-world situations.

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University’s first Design BFA degree set for fall 2015

Degree will serve growing job sector

Mason Gross School of the Arts is set to launch Rutgers University’s first Design BFA degree in fall 2015.