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Matthew Casteel's American Interiors available from Dewi Lewis Publishing

Matthew Casteel, MFA 2015, has new work out entitled American Interiors. It's due to be published by Dewi Lewis Publishing in late February/early March.

Here is a link for more information

La Horchata Zine - Veronica Melendez, Class of 2015

Veronica Melendez, Class of 2015, and her crew at La Horchata Zine getting some coverage in REMEZCLA
CHECK THEM OUT and be on the look for their new issue to be released in February!

January 27 - Virginia Wilcox's Arboreal at Actual Size Gallery - Los Angeles, CA

Congratulations to Virginia Wilcox on her first Los Angeles solo show, Arboreal, opening January 27th from 7-10 pm at Actual Size Gallery.

A book of her thesis work, is now available for purchase online.

Copies will additionally be available at the opening.

January 26 - ROBERT LYONS and CHIKARA UMIHARA in Conversation at Ampersand Gallery in Portland, OR

ROBERT LYONS and CHIKARA UMIHARA: Conversation + Book Signing Friday, January 26 at 7PM Ampersand


Conversation + Book Signing Friday, January 26 at 7PM

Annual Call for Applications - Deadline is January 14, 2018

The priority deadline for application is January 14, 2018. Applications will be considered until the class is full, after that date applications are accepted on a rolling basis until the cohort is filled. In February, shortlisted applicants will be notified. Shortlisted applicants will either visit campus in Hartford, CT or speak with the admissions committee via Skype during the dates February 16-17, 2018. In early March, all applicants will be notified of Acceptance Decisions.

American Surfaces and The Photobook at MOMA

Hartford MFA Alumnae books among 'seminal photobooks of the past century'

Congratulations to both Tim Carpenter (MFA '12) and Bryan Schutmaat (MFA '12) whose photobooks have both been included in the current exhibition running in conjunction with the Stephen Shore retrospective at MOMA. On display now through March 18, 2018

As described by organizer Philip Parente, Library Collections Coordinator:

HAS MFA at Paris Photo 2017

Come find us at Paris Photo 2017!

There are a number of Faculty and Alumnae Books here at the festival, take a look at schedules and drop in for a signed book! Here are a couple of suggestions to get your started: Robert Lyons @ Polycopies Thursday Nov, 9 at 6pm and Nov, 11 at 3pm Morgan Ashcom @ OFFPrint Saturday Nov 11 at 3:30pm and SundayNovember 12 at 2pm

Aperture 2017 Photobook Awards

Congratulations go out to Mary Frey and Jenia Fridlyand - great to see you both on Aperture's First PhotoBook shortlist! And to Paul Schiek on the PhotoBook of the Year shortlist!

More info here at the Aperture Foundation website.

Sept 30th: Hartford Book Release Party & Panel Discussion: Farewell Photobook

Hartford Book Release Party & Panel Discussion: Farewell Photobook

The event is to take place on September 30, 2017 at the Con Artist Collective (119 Ludlow St, New York, NY 10002). Doors open at 5pm, beginning at 5:30 PM all participating artists will engage in a lively panel discussion about the book making process moderated by Michael Vahrenwald, faculty/advisor HAS MFA. A book signing of recently published works will follow the discussion from 7-9PM.