The 52nd Annual UC Berkeley Master of Fine Arts Graduate Exhibition

May 13–July 24, 2022

 BAMPFA and the UC Berkeley Department of Art Practice host an exhibition of works by the Master of Fine Arts class of 2022: Erica Deeman, Edgar Fabián Frías, Kavena Hambira, Hala Kaddoura, Ahn Lee, and Rivka Valérie Louissaint.

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  • Erica Deeman's artwork [murmur], a copper-hued metallic object in a shape resembling a cacao bean pod.

    Erica Deeman, [murmur], 2022; PLA, Plexiglass, fluorocarbon, and nylon; courtesy of the artist.

  • Edgar Fabián Frías: still from Xamuríiya, 2022; video; time variable; courtesy of the artist.

  • Kavena Hambira: Herero Long Dress in front of Nuh~Mee~Bi~Uh Flag, 2022; map pins on linen and printed motif on cotton dress; courtesy of the artist.

  • Hala Kaddoura: still from Fragmented Wonderland, 2022; video; courtesy of the artist.

  • Ahn Lee: Celestial Bodies, 2022 (detail); porcelain, glaze, mulberry silk; 18 x 15 x 15 in.; courtesy of the artist.

  • Rivka Louissaint: Untitled, 2022 (detail); Mixed media on canvas; courtesy of the artist.

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Past Events

  • Friday, May 13, 5:30 PM

    MFA Artists’ Talk

    Meet the 2022 graduates of UC Berkeley’s Master of Fine Arts program as they talk about their recent work at the outset of BAMPFA’s fifty-second annual MFA exhibition.

  • Friday, April 15, 12:30 PM

    The 52nd UC Berkeley MFA Show: Six Artists Discuss Process

    BAMPFA Curatorial Assistant Claire Frost leads a panel discussion with the six Department of Art Practice MFA students (2022) about their artistic practice and the process of making work for their culminating MFA exhibition.