This low-residency, 60-credit interdisciplinary MFA program is designed for experienced artists who want to pursue graduate study without disrupting their ongoing careers. The emphasis of the program is in integrating practice with theory, where students are encouraged to be independent thinkers and researchers who may focus within one specific medium or work across various media.  

Studio Art (Low-Residency MFA)

Nikki Moser, Studio Art (Low-Residency MFA) '14

News and Upcoming Events

Please join us for the Graduate Open House on November 15th. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet MFAST alumni and current students, interact with program faculty, and visit program resources. For more information and to register: Open House

Alongside Lyle Kissack and Gerald Ross, MFAST faculty member Renee van der Stelt is included in a three-person exhibition, "3 Strategies for Surprise," on view at the Creative Alliance in Baltimore through November 29th. The work of these three artists spans a wide spectrum of contemporary art practice, yet each favors a process and outcome that in many ways relies on the element of "surprise." Creative Alliance

For more information on current and past MFAST exhibitions and events, visit Browse Art and

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MFAST Mentors & Facilitators Exhibition