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196K: MFA First Year Exhibition

April 2 - April 20, 2016

American University's Department of Art and Studio Art Program present the work of their first year masters of fine art thesis candidates: Mills Brown, Aaron Eckstein, Yar Koporulin, Sarah Norman, Sarah O'Donoghue, Jen Smith, and Zarina Zuparkhodjaeva. 196K, the MFA First-Year exhibition, showcases a diverse range of themes and extended explorations into a variety of media used by these emerging artists. Through research, experimentation, and reflection each artist displays an individual practice. See also: Ten: MFA Thesis Exhibition.


 

Yaroslav Koporulin

Yar Levin, Not a Bear

Not a Bear
2016
Mixed Media
approx 42 x 62 inches

 

 

Yar Levin, Our Crimea

Our Crimea
2016
Video and Mixed Media Installation (?)
Approx. 10-13 Square Feet

 

 

Jennifer Noone

Jennifer Noone, Hot Pink

Hot Pink
2016
Polyester thread
Dimensions variable

 

 

Jennifer Noone, Pull

Pull
2016
Chiffon fabric
65x30 inches

 

 

Sarah Norman

Sarah Norman, A Portrait of Lola

A Portrait of Lola
2015
Charcoal, Graphite, Ink and Acrylic on Paper
44x30

 


Sarah Norman, Last night, the stars aligned

Last night, the stars aligned
2015
Oil on canvas
40x30

 

Sarah Norman, The turmoil of desire

The turmoil of desire
2015
Charcoal, Graphite, Ink and Acrylic on Paper
30x22

 

Sarah O'Donoghue

Sarah O'Donoghue, Sunday service at howard theatre

Sunday service at howard theatre
2015
oil on canvas
30x40

 

 

Sarah O'Donoghue, Untitled (stomp dogg)

Untitled (stomp dogg)
2015
charcoal and gesso on canvas
24x24

 

Sarah O'Donoghue, the meeting place

the meeting place
2015
oil on canvas
18x24

 

Aaron Daniel Eckstein

Aaron Daniel Eckstein, Untitled (1/2)

Untitled (1/2)
2016
Elmer's Gluesticks on Black Foamboard
26" x 52"

 

Aaron Daniel Eckstein, Untitled (2/2)

Untitled (2/2)
2016
Elmer's Gluesticks on White Foamboard
26" x 52"

 

Mills Brown

Mills Brown, 526 Edisto Drive (detail)

526 Edisto Drive (detail)
2015
collage on canvas with acrylic
60x60 inches

 

Mills Brown, Sandy Island

Sandy Island
2016
digital collage
8.5x11inches

 

Zarina Z.

Zarina Z., Work Shoes

Work Shoes
2015
Oil on canvas
36x27.5"

 

Zarina Z., 128oz & 128oz

128oz & 128oz
2015
Oil on canvas
Diptych, 2x 12x24"

 

Zarina Z., 14 & U

14 & U
2016
Oil on canvas
28x22"

 

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