International Center of Photography

Introduction

Serving more than 5,000 adult and teen students each year, the ICP School offers photography education for every level, from classes and workshops to certificate and master's degree programs.

We support you with the skills and vision to convey meaning through your images and build a body of work committed to making a difference.

The faculty of ICP is dedicated to nurturing new talent and represents some of the world's most accomplished and innovative practitioners, offering expert guidance and inside perspectives into the field.

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Master of Fine Arts in Photography

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA Hell's Kitchen

The ICP-Bard MFA Program offers a rigorous exploration of all aspects of photography through an integrated curriculum of professional and studio practice, critical study, and Resident Artist Projects. [+]

Accepting Applications for Fall 2017 The ICP-Bard MFA Program offers a rigorous exploration of all aspects of photography through an integrated curriculum of professional and studio practice, critical study, and Resident Artist Projects. About the Program The ICP-Bard MFA program offers an exploration into the ways in which the photograph operates in society. The 60 credits required for the master of fine arts degree cover the production of a final solo exhibition of original artwork, participation in a final group exhibition, a cumulative publication, as well as the completion of class assignments and internships. The ICP-Bard approach emphasizes creative vision and openness to examining the many iterations of the image, from photography to digital imaging, installation, and video. By considering how photographs are created, presented, discussed, used, and documented, students gain an intimate knowledge of the ways in which images increasingly structure modern society and consciousness. The graduate seminars, which are led by ICP-Bard core faculty members, blend in-depth study, intensive discussions, and individual work. Students also gain an understanding of the role of art historians by working with ICP’s curatorial team and the Museum's extensive archives. In doing so, students learn how exhibitions are curated, archives are maintained, and research is conducted. In the Resident Artist projects and internships, students learn firsthand from contemporary artists about the practical conditions of making art and innovative approaches to photographic practice. With its strong emphasis on writing and publication, the program encourages students to articulate the relationship between their practice and that... [-]

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1114 6th Ave,
New York, NY 10036

Newside, Pennsylvania, US
Location address
Hell's Kitchen, New York, US