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American University Presents Milked AU Studio Art MFA Thesis Exhibition, 2020 Graduates

Nieko McDaniel, WOW!, 2020. Acrylic, cardboard, charcoal, tape, toy car, yarn, 120 x 144 x 20 in. Courtesy of the artist.

Currently on view.

Milked encompasses a shared feeling of disruption and disinterest through a pandemic, moments of political upheaval and social unrest, and ultimately demonstrates the artists’ persistence to remain creative. 2020 MFA graduates interrupted during their final semester reconvene to see how ideas around their work have changed (if at all), and how it fits into what they are doing a year later. Although their creative juices have been fully milked, the show must go on.

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American University Museum is located at 4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW. For more information, visit https://www.american.edu/cas/museum/2021/milked.cfm.