The 50th Annual University of California, Berkeley Master of Fine Arts Graduate Exhibition

May 14–June 20, 2021

After a pandemic-related postponement, we showcase works by 2020 graduates from the MFA program at Cal.

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  • Brian Bartz: Virid, 2020; pigment print on archival paper; 42 x 24 in.; courtesy of the artist.

  • Xandra Ibarra: This Bridge, Aflame, 2020; pigment print on archival paper, 40 x 27 1/4 inches; courtesy of the artist.

  • Leena Joshi: except in the ring with my demons, from the series Screenshots, 2019–20; cement (Hydrocal, Duracal), plaster, transparency plastic, inkjet print on paper, aluminum foil, gold leaf, painter’s tape, and brass; dimensions variable; courtesy of the artist.

  • Brontez Purnell: Outtakes from 100 Boyfriends (detail), 2016–20; ink on paper; 48 x 36 in.; courtesy of the artist.

  • Ghazal Rahimi: American on the Inside, Oriental on the Outside, from the series Ornamental Oppression, 2020–21 (detail); oil on linen; 60 x 86 in.; courtesy of the artist.

  • Jessica Robbins: Untitled (belief balloon), from Reel, 2019–21; video still; courtesy of the artist.

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Past Events

  • Recorded Thursday, June 3, 4:30 PM PDT

    2020 MFA Artists’ Talk

    Hear the 2020 graduates of UC Berkeley’s Master of Fine Arts program talk about their work on view at BAMPFA.