MFA Low Residency Final Thesis and Interim Thesis Exhibitions

Posted: Wed, 2017-07-12 14:11

The Jake Kerr Faculty of Graduate Studies at Emily Carr University of Art + Design is pleased to announce the 2017 final thesis and interim thesis exhibitions for the Master of Fine Arts (MFA), Low Residency program:

Jennifer Ireland
Hannamari Jalovaara
Karin McGinn
Mehran Modarres-Sadeghi
Joni Taylor

Maria Tratt

This exhibition brings together six artists sharing the culmination of research in their graduate degree. Their work locates itself between the graceful and the awkward, as they trouble boundaries of kinship, Other, feminine experience, longing, migration and Place.

An exhibition handout with a text by Vancouver-based artist and writer Sunshine Frère is available at the exhibition.

July 14 - 30, 2017
Charles H. Scott Gallery
Daily from 12:00 - 5:00pm

For further information contact Jennifer Ireland:  


Jennifer Brant
Marlene Jess
Vaughan McMillan
Fiona Moes Pel
Yoon Young Park
Jess Portfleet
Peter Sickert
Joseph Staples

Steven Whalley

Presented at the midpoint of graduate study, the interim thesis exhibition demonstrates the culmination of a full year of artistic research, critical exploration, and making.

July 14 - 25, 2017
Concourse Gallery and Abraham Rogatnik Media Gallery
Daily 12:00 - 5:00pm

For further information contact Kimberly Phillips:

Please join us for the opening reception of both exhibitions on Thursday, July 13, 2017, 7:00 - 9:00pm