Critical Theory and the Arts - One Year MA Program

School of VISUAL ARTS

IX. Contact

Critical Theory and the Arts Department Staff Members:

  • Robert Hullot-Kentor, Chair
  • Meghan Roe-Mesenbourg, Program Assistant

MA Critical Theory and the Arts Program Inquiries:

  • School of Visual Arts
    209 East 23 Street, New York, NY 10010-3994
  • Tel: 212.592.2172
  • E-mail: theoryart@sva.edu
  • Fax: 212.592.2168

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MA Critical Theory and the Arts

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“In September 2012, a small master’s program at the School of Visual Arts, an art school in New York City, opened its doors: Critical Theory and the Arts. Adorno scholar and translator Robert Hullot-Kentor dreamt it up and put into action a school for artists and graduate students of various fields of inquiry for a collaborative intensive study over one year.”
-Bettina Funcke, Mousse Magazine, No 37

Curricular Vortex“The most interesting and lively model for critical learning that I have encountered, in the city or elsewhere.”
-Sam Lewitt, artist 

Admission, MA Program in Critical Theory and the Arts.
You can read about admission to the program here.

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Discussions at Critical Theory and the Arts

Robert Hullot-Kentor

Robert Hullot-Kentor is the chair of the graduate program in Critical Theory and the Arts at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan.

Adorno Without Quotation By Robert Hullot-Kentor - Read by Paul Chan -(8.7 MB .mp3)

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