MFA Thesis Exhibition Spring 2022

Chris Cilento, Brian Hathaway, Jonathan Merritt

Thursday April 14: Open Studios, 6-8pm

First Friday May 6: Exhibition Open/Closing Event, 6-8pm

  • "Pieces of Me," digital collage. Chris Cilento, 2022
  • Chris Cilento received his BFA from Houghton College in 2018. He has had solo exhibitions at the Bath VA Hospital and Fillmore Public Library and presented at the Ortlip Gallery, ROCO Gallery, and Marti’s on Main. His work centers around PTSD and healing through art.

  • "Vignettes from the New World," illustration. Brian Hathaway, 2022
  • Brian Hathaway graduated from SUNY Fredonia in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in Communications and a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts and New Media. His work centers around storytelling and draws inspiration from science fiction.

  • "Abundant Legacy," Lumen print. Jonathan Merritt, 2022
  • Jonathan Merritt graduated with a BFA from Alfred University in 2013. He presented in several exhibitions in NY, and started teaching at Flower City Arts in late 2014. His work often explores photochemical discoveries while raising questions about materialism.