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SMFA Faculty Exhibition

SMFA Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, February 6, 2014
SMFA's diverse faculty inspires and motivates students through open dialogue, individual teaching philosophies, and personal experiences. February 6–March 15, 2014, SMFA is pleased to present the "SMFA Faculty Exhibition" celebrating 22 faculty members who have recently taken sabbaticals, featuring a range of works and disciplines, including video, painting, performance, printmaking, photography, and graphic arts.
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Dilated Biography: Contemporary Cuban Narratives

Dilated Biography: Contemporary Cuban Narratives

Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Guest curated by Jorge Antonio Fern├índez Torres, "Dilated Biography: Contemporary Cuban Narratives" is inspired by Cuban poet and artist Severo Sarduy, whose novel "Gestos" explores the idea that biography usually happens before birth and then expands (or dilates). Fern├índez Torres will bring together 15 contemporary Cuban artists for this exhibition, who come together to examine the story of Cuba, drawing on its past and present and imaging what lies ahead in its future. 
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MFA Thesis Exhibitions

MFA Thesis Exhibitions

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
This spring and summer, the joint Master of Fine Arts degree program of SMFA and Tufts University celebrates the work of its graduating students with a series of final thesis exhibitions. Through in-depth presentations of artwork developed during the two-year program, these talented MFA students explain their creative process and development through artistic representation.
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Histories of Now: Space for Dialogue, Art and Activism

Histories of Now: Space for Dialogue, Art and Activism

Thursday, March 14, 2013
Organized in the form of a continued dialogue and culminating with the production of a multimedia publication, "Histories of Now: Space for Dialogue, Art and Activism" transforms the gallery into a site of international and local exchanges focusing on current events in Egypt, and uses these events as a means of discussing a multiplicity of contemporary social movements.
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Something Along Those Lines

Something Along Those Lines

Thursday, September 13, 2012
Based on an early Sol LeWitt wall drawing originally executed at SMFA, this exhibition features work by international modern and contemporary artists Adel Abdessemed, Ann Carlson + Mary Ellen Strom, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Gego, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Sol LeWitt, Bruce Nauman, Fred Sandback and Lawrence Weiner.
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Medium Without Measure

Medium Without Measure

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
"Medium Without Measure" is a multi-dimensional, multi-media exhibition celebrating SMFA's 2012 graduates.
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SMFA Traveling Scholars

SMFA Traveling Scholars

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
This exhibition presents work by the six Traveling Scholarship award recipients selected in 2010: Milo Fay, Atsuko Ito, Soojin Kim, Greg Mencoff, Christopher Mark Robinson and Andi Sutton.
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Forms in Flux: A Collaboration between Aichi University and SMFA

Forms in Flux: A Collaboration between Aichi University and SMFA

Tuesday, March 27, 2012
A collaboration between the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (SMFA) and Aichi University, Nagoya, Japan, "Forms in Flux" is an exhibition of three artists from each respective institution whose work addresses concepts of transformation, and whose collective practices become newly recontextualized among their fellow exhibitors.
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Histories of Now: Six Artists from Cairo

Histories of Now: Six Artists from Cairo

Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Opening during the one year anniversary of the first mass protests in Tahrir Square, "Histories of Now: Six Artists from Cairo" brings together work by some of the most inspiring and influential video and new media artists working in Egypt today, including a multi-channel video installation by the late Ahmed Basiony featured in the Egyptian Pavilion of the 54th Venice Biennale.
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Disponible: A Kind of Mexican Show

Disponible: A Kind of Mexican Show

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Featuring eight Mexican contemporary artists who explore the challenges and contradictions of modern society.
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