The Visual Storytelling Program for Creative Writing and Visual Arts

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APPLY NOW: We’re accepting applications for the Summer 2020 term

When words and images come together, they can create powerful visual narratives — stories that can touch hearts, change minds and even change the way we see our world – …    More


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We’re proud to announce the Summer 2020 (online) Open Studios!

Visit the Gallery The Open Studios show represents the culmination of the intensive summer semester at SVA’s MFA Visual Narrative program. This daring body of work by first and second …    More

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Handowin Xuan He

Handowin HE is a typical “slash” girl based in Shanghai, China, playing multiple roles at this moment, including illustrator, zinester, social planner, columnist, curator and more. After working in marketing …    More

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Panayiotis Terzis

Panayiotis Terzis is an artist, printer and publisher based in New York City. Born in Greece and relocated to the United States at an early age, he is a citizen …    More