Alumni

Thousands of PAFA alumni stay connected to the school and continue to influence the next generation of emerging artists.

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Join us for these upcoming events, free for PAFA alums!

Traction Company: opening reception
July 1, 5 - 9 p.m.
Help us celebrate the opening of the Traction Company exhibition at PAFA. Traction Company is a 12-person artist collective and studio in Philadelphia founded by, and entirely composed of, PAFA alumni, faculty and staff. Members and alumni registration here.

feast famine: opening reception
July 1, 5 - 9 p.m.
The feast famine exhibition features new work by recent PAFA alumni Read Lockhart, Mary McCann, and Tiffany Tate, recipients of the 2015 MFA Faculty Exhibition Award. Members and alumni registration here.


More than 7,000 alumni in the U.S. and abroad stay connected to the school and continue to inspire the next generation of PAFA's vibrant community of artists.

PAFA supports its alumni through the Alumni Association and by showcasing their work through exhibitions, in the Alumni Gallery and online. Alumni can connect on the PAFA Alumni Facebook page.