SVA Commencement 2023—and Highlights From the Past

The School of Visual Arts hosts its 48th commencement this weekend; read about the keynote speaker and see quotes from past ceremonies.

May 18, 2023
A photo-collage showing four people wearing commencement gowns and standing at speakers' podiums bearing the SVA logo.

From left: past School of Visual Arts commencement speakers Gloria Steinem (2017), John Waters (2020), Roxane Gay (2022) and Maya Lin (2018).