46th Annual Commencement Exercises

May 23, 2021; 7:00 - 10:00pm
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School of Visual Arts will celebrate its class of 2021 with its 46th annual—and second virtual—commencement exercises, streaming online beginning at 7:00pm ET on sva.edu/commencement and Facebook Live. SVA President David Rhodes will recognize some 1,000 degree candidates from the College’s 31 undergraduate and graduate programs and Marilyn Minter, renowned visual artist and longtime MFA Fine Arts faculty member, will serve as the event’s keynote speaker.


Artist Marilyn Minter smiles and rests her head on her left hand in front of a yellow backdrop.

Artist and School of Visual Arts MFA Fine Arts faculty member Marilyn Minter. Minter will give the keynote address at the SVA 2021 Commencement Exercises on Sunday, May 23.

Credit: RYAN MCGINLEY
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