About this Website

This website serves as the digital catalog for the 2018 MFA + MDes Thesis Exhibition, which was on view at the Henry Art Gallery from May 26 through June 24, 2018.

Here you will also find profiles of our Art History MA + PhD graduates of the Class of 2018.

Work on the website was done by staff members Merith Bennett and Jeanette Mills.


About the School

The School of Art + Art History + Design is the center for creative innovation and study at the University of Washington, one of the world’s leading public research institutions. The School’s focus on interdisciplinary collaboration and the development of new practices enhances both studio and classroom learning as well as fostering dynamic engagement and critical discourse. Our students are inspired to learn through a rigorous and creative academic experience, competitive internships, and international opportunities. Learning from influential faculty, alumni, visiting artists, designers, and scholars, students of our undergraduate, masters, and doctoral programs investigate and create in an environment of possibility. To learn more, visit art.uw.edu.


Our Faculty

Jamie Walker, Director


Division of Art

David Brody
Claire Cowie
Rebecca Cummins
Ann Gale
Ellen Garvens
Philip Govedare
Aaron Flint Jamison
Doug Jeck
Curt Labitzke
Zhi Lin
Amie McNeel
Helen O’Toole
Dan Paz
Kate Roberts
Michael Swaine
Timea Tihanyi
Jamie Walker
Mark Zirpel


Division of Art History

Lacey Baradel
Kathryn Bunn-Marcuse
Meredith Clausen
Morten Steen Hansen
Sonal Khuller
Estelle Lingo
Stuart Lingo
Kolya Rice
Adair Rounthwaite
Haicheng Wang
Marek Wieczorek


Division of Design

Sang-gyeun Ahn
Karen Cheng
Audrey Desjardins
Jason O. Germany
Annabelle Gould
Michael Kritzer
Kristine Matthews
Dominic Muren
Christopher Ozubko
Axel Roesler
Michael Smith