Life at the Sam Fox School
What’s it really like to be a Sam Fox School student? Scroll down to get a glimpse of studio life, meet our students, and see what’s happening right now on our side of campus.
Congratulations to our spring 2022 graduates! Photos from Commencement activities, livestream of the Recognition Ceremony, and speeches from the keynote and alumni speakers are all available to view.
The annual student-curated exhibition of graduating architecture students’ work went on display in Steinberg Hall Gallery and Givens Hall.
Eight graduating BFA candidates exhibited their thesis work downtown at the Des Lee Gallery, in the second of two exhibitions for the program.
The annual Fashion Design Show showcased work by students across the program, demonstrating a foundational understanding of textiles, design, fashion history, research, and culture.
Students in the MFA-VA program took over the disused Craft Alliance space on Delmar Blvd. for a unique exhibition showcasing the culmination of their first year of work. The show is up through May 15.
The exhibition at High Low Gallery features thesis project work by 12 MFA-IVC candidates, from comics to art books to sculptural installations. The work will be on view through May 21.
Books, posters, animatics, and websites representing the culminating body of work for the BFA in Communication Design seniors were on view in Steinberg Hall Gallery.
Grad arch students in lecturer Matthew Bernstine’s Community Design Sprints course partnered with youth from St. Louis Artworks to design & paint a street mural by the pocket park at 5900 Clemens Ave.
Students from the spring 2022 Typeface Design course showcased their work in Steinberg Gallery with a live DJ and screenprinting station.
Alex Evets performed Geppetto’s Workshop at the opening of the “Pleasure Island” show at the Des Lee Gallery. Seven graduating seniors were featured in the first of two capstone exhibitions.
The Kemper Art Museum presents Nine Ways from Sunday, an exhibition of work by the Sam Fox School’s nine MFA in Visual Art candidates. The exhibition is on view through July 25, 2022.
Spring shows at the Sam Fox School kicked off with the 2022 BFA in Studio Art Junior Exhibition at the Des Lee Gallery on March 26, entitled What is
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Kevin Mojica addresses identifies the stark realities immigrant families face when it comes to housing and climate change.
Nathan Stanfield from the Master of Architecture was featured on Archinect as part of its Fellow Fellows series.
Lilia Jiménez from the BFA in Communication Design was featured on Graphic Design USA’s 2022 GDUSA Students To Watch.
Kruttika Susarla from the MFA in Illustration & Visual Culture was featured on Graphic Design USA’s 2022 GDUSA Students To Watch.
Avery Johnson talks about her approach to making and the influence her experiences with Island Press have had on her own work as a printmaker.
Tiffany Dockins shares her experiences as a CityStudioSTL and a Green Schoolyard Fellow, working in the Dutchtown neighborhood.
Samantha Modder talks about some of her recent work, how she’s been connecting with St. Louis in the time of COVID-19, and her involvement with initiatives within the School.
Aidan Stern discusses how his pre-med courses influence his artwork, his favorite Sam Fox School course so far (did someone mention Happy Meals?), and more.
Yu Tang discusses the value of systemic thinking, her experiences in the Global Urbanism Studio, the impact of her Sam Fox Ambassadors Graduate Fellowship, and more in this spotlight.
William Satloff talks about ceramic chemistry, how his art ties in with gardening, and more.
Students have numerous opportunities to make their mark on campus—including through student groups and student chapters of professional organizations based out of the Sam Fox School.
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Fox Fridays is a weekly, no-stress workshop series where students from across campus can learn new tools, techniques, and processes.