Juried By: Natalia Mount, Executive Director, ProArts. MFA Now provides a platform for looking at Bay Area artists and institutions in order to promote dialogue and to archive current art-making practices and models. MFA Now features a juried selection of 18-25 current MFA Candidates from California College of the Arts, Mills College, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco State University, San Jose State University, Stanford University, UC Berkeley, UC Davis, and UC Santa Cruz. An archive publication of all submitting artists will accompany the exhibition.
This ambitious group exhibition and archive project aims to create a snapshot of the Bay Area artists and institutions in this particular moment, featuring a juried selection of works by 27 current MFA candidates from a wide range of esteemed Bay Area art schools. Natalia Mount, executive director of longtime Oakland artist space Pro Arts, juries this round.