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MFA in Writing & Publishing to Host Visiting Writer & Editor James Yeh

James Yeh will be visiting the MFA in Writing & Publishing program in the Fall '15/Spring '16 academic year (date to be confirmed). Stay tuned and in the meantime, read the latest issue of Gigantic!

Entelechron Performs Works by MFA in Music Composition Students, Alumni, and Faculty

Prism Projects presented “VCFA Premieres/Favorite Melodies,” performed by Entelechron, featuring works by MFA in Music Composition students, alumni, and faculty in October in New York City.

Jessica Collado (’14) Releases Album

Jessica Collado (’14) recently released her CD New Tricks, a high energy, heavy percussive album that reflects the music of her Spanish roots along with the urban Latin music scene found in her multi-cultural hometown, Miami.

Jo-Hannah Reynolds (’14) Releases Debut Album

Jo-Hannah Reynolds (’14) recently released her debut album, Change of Plans, a collection of songs with intimate vocals, soulful melodies, and carefully crafted lyrics that explore life's vulnerabilities and embrace the uncertainties.

Music by MFA in Music Composition Faculty Performed in Boston's New Gallery Concert Series

Music by two MFA in Music Composition faculty, Jonathan Bailey Holland and John Mallia, will be performed in the concert “Nature vs. Technology” as part of the New Gallery Concert Series on Thursday, Nov. 6 in Boston.

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Spotlights

High Musicianship without Ego: Dawn Clement, '15 MC

Current student in the MFA in Music Composition Dawn Clement described in a recent interview that she's having an identity crisis. Known as a jazz piano player for years, she's shifting into pop/singer-songwriter territory in her latest album Tempest/Cobalt.

Exploring Rural Reinvention & Transformation: Allison Otto's Interactive Documentary 'Bisbee'

Filmmaker Allison Otto, a current student in the MFA in Film at Vermont College of Fine Arts, is busy weaving together history, community participation, and storytelling in her documentary film Bisbee.

Feather Systems & Pulsating Apples: Dan Schrecker Discusses Visual Effects for NOAH

In a recent interview with AWN.COM, the leading website for animation and visual effects news, Dan Schrecker, Faculty, MFA in Film and veteran visual effects supervisor for LOOK Effects, discussed his company's role in bringing to life the stunning graphics of Darren Aronofsky's latest movie,...

Out of Context, Into Function: Todd Baldwin, '10 VA

Artist Todd Baldwin, a 2010 graduate of the MFA in Visual Art at Vermont College of Fine Arts approaches making art through the challenge of pushing discarded materials out of context and into functioning as art.

Endless Possibilities with Limited Means: Denise Karabinus' Artistic Collaborations in India

Artist Denise Karabinus, a 2009 graduate of the MFA in Visual Art at Vermont College of Fine Arts, recently returned from a powerful experience at Project Gram in Paradsinga, India, as one of ten artists collaborating the GRAM  International Artist Residency in Community Projects. 

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