- “$960,000+,” the second of two thesis exhibitions, curated by independent curator João Ribas, featuring works by 16 MFA Fine Arts Department students. The title makes reference to the students’ estimated living and educational expenses. Visual Arts Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor, through Saturday, April 7.
- “About Face,” an exhibition of paintings and drawings by MFA Fine Arts Department students Sarah Ferguson and Barry Hazard, using the human face as the primary compositional element. SVA Gallery, 209 East 23rd Street, through Saturday, April 14.
- “The Art of Interior Design,” an exhibition of works by select BFA Interior Design Department students, presenting one element of each student’s projects—such as a rendering, computer drawing, model or concept sketch—that shows the working process while also serving as a visual object in its own right. Westside Gallery, 133/141 West 21st Street, March 31 – April 14; Reception: Wednesday, April 4, 5 – 7pm.
- “Location as Character,” an exhibition of selected works by third-year BFA Illustration and Cartooning Department students, based on imaginary or actual locations used in historical and fictional narratives. Visual Arts Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor, April 13 – 28; Reception: Thursday, April 19, 6 – 8pm. Freshmeat, an annual mini-comic convention sponsored by the SVA club Cartoon Allies, will also be held in conjunction with the opening on April 19.
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Image: Lara Star Martini, Project 24: Portraits, 2006–07; from “$960,000+.”