Launch

Monday, October 19

October 19 - November 24 
SAIC Galleries, 33 E. Washington St.
april shao painting

Yongxuan (April) Shao, Hot Summer, 2020, Acrylic on linen, Photo courtesy of the artist
 

Launch was the inaugural exhibition in the new SAIC Galleries. This unique exhibition presented work by MFA, MDes, and MArch alumni from the SAIC class of 2020. By sharing their current work, these alumni demonstrated the resilience of their practices during this trying year.  Featuring work by: Dabin Ahn, Elyse Allen, Zheng Ang 郑昂, José R Aponte Bernardy, Emily Beanblossom, Théo Bignon, Molly Blumberg, Billie Carter-Rankin, Elizabeth Cote, Decheng Cui, Peyton K Davis, Manos Dimitrakis, Cassidy Early, Liza Jo Eilers, Gloria Fan Duan, Matan Golan, Jiwon Ham, Chris Han, Rachel Hefferan, Amanda Lynn Hoopingarner, Yifan Jin, Minyoung Kang, Tim Karoleff and Sam Link, Reva Kashikar, Percy Lam, Jakyung Lee, Youra Lee, Xiaoye Li, Chenyu Lin 阿蔺, Alisa Maiboroda, Yvonne Martinez, CJ Mattia, Jackie Joseph Paul McFarland, Lenny Moore, Sage Mtahtah, Judith Mullen, Chloe Munkenbeck, Patrick Casey O'Shea, Alina Orlov, Ricardo Partida, Anna Patrick, Austin Pope, Jenny Rafalson, Aida Ramirez, Zhong Ren, Divyamaan Sahoo, Yongxuan (April) Shao, Kate Smith, Meejung Soh, Meimei Song, Bun Stout, Sara Sukhun, Megan Tepper, Ryo Tomoda, Jennifer Traina-Dorge, Chen-Huan (Julia) Tsai, Jessica Tucker, Christine Turner, Irene Wa., Tongqi Wang, Mia Weiner, Chengan Xia, Quentin Kailun Yang, Qianwen Yu, Jason Bozhi Zhao, and Yimin Zheng.