Artwork and Essays by 2009 CSU, Chico MFA and MA students: Jennifer Linnea Daly, Rebbeca Liberty Emmons, Sandi Escobar, Belinda Hanson, Rebecca Anne Harvey, Hanna Hechler, Erin Kelly, Elizabeth Newman Kuiper, Trevor Earl Lalaguna, Cyrus Jackson Lemmon, Megan Moore, Joshua Olivera, Jeffrey A. Rindels, Lisa Rosenstreich, Maxwell Stolkin, Brad Thiele
The Master of Fine Arts (MFA) at California State University Chico is a three-year, 60 unit, professional degree program which incorporates a comprehensive background in the fine arts as well as advanced development in patterns of studio specialization. The degree offers students progressive course work in critical theory, practiced criticism, and art history. The combined studio and academic experience provides students with the opportunity to synthesize information at a higher level, while engaging in original research and a significant body of creative studio work. Candidates are accepted into the program in the following areas of concentration: ceramics, glass, painting/drawing, photography, printmaking, and sculpture.