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Professor Melanie Reim is the recipient of the Distinguished Educator in The Arts

We at the Illustration Department are so proud that one of our professor Melanie Reim was awareded the Distinguished Educator in The Arts this year. The award ceremony took place at the Society of Iluustrators on 5/11/2018

professor Reim





BFA Illustration Exhibition 2018

two snakes



2018 Society of Illustrators Student Scholarship Competition
Congratulation to Anna Niklova, class of 2018. Anna's art work was selected for the 2018 Society of Illustrators Student Scholarship Competition.

Exhibition Dates: May 8 through to June 9, 2018


"Girls is a piece that I completed as a personal project in my Mentor Class with Anthony Capparelli. At first, I drew the image digitally using a Cintiq, and then printed my four color separations on vellum paper and individually burned them into a coated silkscreen. I mixed the specific colors I wanted using water-based acrylic inks and transparent base and printed an edition of 25 prints at the Gowanus Print Lab in Brooklyn. I also later turned it into a GIF for which I digitally changed the colors of the girls’ skin." Three women




Congratulations to Jessica Karpishin and Kreg Franco. Their works were selected to represent FIT in the National Arts Club Will Barnet Student show. The 2018 Will Barnet Student Show and Competition to be held March 29 through April 26 in the Gregg and Marquis Galleries of the Landmark Clubhouse at 15 Gramercy Park. Opening Reception and Awards : Thursday, March 29, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

illustration: Kreg Franco

 woman ib spaceship

woman with spiderman t shirt


illustration: Jessica Karpishin 

(Congratulation to Jessica Karpishin, she was awarded second prize at the National Arts Club Will Barnet Student Exhibition 2018)

nude woman on bed

earth goddess