The Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis is pleased to announce the opening of Nine Ways from Sunday: 2022 Visual Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum. The exhibition will be on view from April 9 to July 25, 2022. A public celebration and artist talks will take place on April 9 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

MFA candidates will showcase artwork in a variety of media, exploring a wide range of themes including space politics, desire and commodity fetishism, technology and the natural world, dark imagination and diasporic cultural identities.

Featured Artists
Karina Arreola-Gutierrez / Quinn Briceño / Joseph Canizales / Noah Greene-Lowe / Erin Johnston / Martin Lammert / Samantha Modder / Carlos Salazar-Lermont / Livia Xandersmith

the MFA Thesis Exhibition in Visual Arts 2022 is curated by Leslie Markle, Curator for Public Art, Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum.

To learn more about the school’s MFA in Visual Art program and MFA candidates, visit

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