Tag Archives: faculty accomplishments

Empty Bowls for Ozarks Food Harvest

Ceramics students and faculty will be participating again in the Empty Bowls fundraising event by creating ceramic bowls that will be for sale.  This year’s event will be held on Sept. 23 from 4:30-8 p.m. at Panera Bread located at

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Eleventh Annual Missouri State University/ Drury University Art History Symposium

2016 is the fourth year running that the symposium has been hosted at the Springfield Art Museum, thanks to the Director Nick Nelson and the special relationship that has been fostered between our institutions. The museum offers many wonderful opportunities

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Faculty publication, “Death, Torture, and the Broken Body in European Art”

  Art and Design associate professor Dr. Mitzi Kirkland-Ives has newly released an edited volume, “Death, Torture, and the Broken Body in European Art 1300-1650.” Co-edited with John Decker of Georgia State University, the work appears with Ashgate Publishers in

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Ceramics faculty show in Arkansas

Keith Ekstam and Kevin Hughes, ceramics professors at Missouri State, are currently exhibiting their sculptural work in a two-person show at the Batesville Area Art Council Gallery in Batesville, Arkansas. In “Mudwork: Ceramic Sculpture by Kevin Hughes and Keith Ekstam,”

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MSU, Art + Design participates at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Missouri Archeological Society Conference

Dr. Billie Follensbee, Alumna Katie McElfresh, and seven students from the Basic Conservation of Art and Artifacts class will have poster presentations at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Missouri Archaeological Society, March 15-17 at Lake Ozark, Missouri.  Participants and poster

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Art professor’s article in CeramicsTECHNICAL magazine

Keith Ekstam, Professor of Art and Design, recently authored and published an article describing his sabbatical Visiting Artist Residency in Taiwan at Tainan National University of the Arts (TNNUA). The article was titled “Artist Residency in Taiwan”, and was published

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Art professor’s work featured at Techfest 2013 in India

Rebecca Ruige Xu, associate professor of electronic arts, exhibited her project, “Out of Statistics: Beyond Legal” at Techfest2013,  IIT Bombai, India on January 3- 5, 2013. Xu’s project consists of a series of computer programming generated abstract drawings based on US crime statistics as archival-ink prints

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