Why are hundreds of people lining in front of Brick City and overflowing into surrounding streets? If it’s near Halloween, there’s only one answer: the annual Clay Pumpkin Carving. The Clay Pumpkin Carving is an event for MSU students, as well as the Springfield community, to get into the autumnal spirit by “carving” something other than a pumpkin. Kevin Hughes, Associate … [Read more...] about Clay Pumpkin Carving Event
Assistant Professor Josh Albers and BFA Graphic Design and Illustration student Batsheba Castro-Martinez have arrived in Poland as part of an exchange between the Department and the Academy of Fine Arts of Kraków. The Academy is the oldest university of the arts in Poland, established in 1818, and one of Europe’s premier art and design schools. This exchange is supported by … [Read more...] about A+D exchange faculty and student on the ground in Kraków, Poland
Design Professor Cedomir Kostovic's "Bosnia(divided)" poster was included in the Design of Dissent exhibition in Romania last month. The Design of Dissent is a survey of prominent graphic works of social and political protest and critique spanning the last fifty years, initiated by Milton Glaser and Mirko Ilić. The exhibition in Timișoara includes a selection of graphic … [Read more...] about Art+Design Professor’s Poster Featured in International Exhibition
Welcome back Bears! The semester is quickly coming to a close, with finals week beginning in JUST 2 days! If you're looking for a break from studying, some amazing art to enjoy, or just the refreshments, please join us on Friday, December 7th, for the last Art Walk of 2018! The Walk begins at 6:00PM-10:00PM, with over two dozen Art Walk locations for live art demonstrations, … [Read more...] about December FFAW Ends Semester with a Bang!
A hot spot for many students on Missouri State's campus is "the corral" outside Plaster Student Union. The area is home to outdoor tables shrouded by beautiful trees; on particularly sunny days, you may even spot a student or two lying in a hammock. More recently, the natural beauty of the corral is not its only asset. A steel sculpture, Baroque Appointments and Machine … [Read more...] about “Baroque Appointments and Machine Parts” gets social media campaign