BFA Alumni Spotlights

Sam Fox School students are uniquely innovative, entrepreneurial, and engaged, and they find rewarding careers that match their vast ambitions. Many of our alumni become prominent artists and designers, but they also go on to diverse professions in business, law, medicine, public health, publishing, and writing.

Click on the profiles below to hear more from our outstanding alumni—what they're currently working on, their advice for current students, and even the biggest project they've carried back from Bixby to the dorms—and be sure to check back frequently for new spotlights!


Jenie Gao

JENIE GAO

BFA10 in Printmaking/Drawing
Full-time artist, creative director, and entrepreneur


Imani Cheers

IMANI M. CHEERS

BFA02 in Photography
Educator, innovative storyteller, and social/political commentator


Benjamin Guthorn

BENJAMIN A. GUTHORN

BFA10 in Photography, JD15
Attorney whose work focuses on affordable housing



Emmy Thelander

EMMY THELANDER

BFA10 in Painting
Interdisciplinary artist and educator


Jack Radley

JACK RADLEY

BFA19 in Art
Writer, curator, and artist