Gallery brings awareness to city and Native American history

The opening reception for "Secrets in Life and Death," by Cheyenne and Arapaho artist Hock Aye VI Edgar Heap of Birds, will be on Jan. 27 from 6-8 p.m. During the reception, Heap of Birds will host an informal talk after which the floor will be open to questions. Heap of Birds is a … [Read more...]

Kip Fulbeck brings photographs to art gallery for Artist-Lecture series

Dozens of photographs of self-proclaimed “hapas” gaze upon visitors of the art gallery ever since artist-lecture speaker Kip Fulbeck brought his exhibit upon the “Hapa Project” Nov. 11.“It's amazing. It makes me laugh, makes me cry, makes me want to think," Emily LaBeff, professor of sociology, … [Read more...]

Kip Fulbeck to follow RJ Mitte in Artist Lecture Series

Kip Fulbeck, swimmer, artist, teacher, and mixed-race identity advocate, will be the next speaker in the Artist Lecture Series on Nov. 11.“I like his work. I think it's interesting," Britnee Burleson, respiratory care sophomore, said.Fulbeck won the award for athlete of the year in 1988 and creates … [Read more...]

Local carpenter carves future out of art industry

[vimeo 163327086 w=640 h=360]Local carpenter carves a future out of the art industry from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo.Joshua Bradley is a local carpenter and Wichita Falls native whose artwork is now being showcased across Texas and Oklahoma.Bradley said he decided to combine his passion for woodwork … [Read more...]

Diversity of Mexico characterized by photos and projections

Existe lo que tiene nombre: the Contemporary Photography in Mexico show opened in the Juanita Harvey Art Gallery on March 4 at 6 p.m., featuring the works of more than 20 different artists, who speculate on the diversity of life within the borders of Mexico. Simultaneously, photographer David Taylor … [Read more...]

Art exhibition contains printmaking by Irving Herrera

The Juanita Harvey art gallery is hosting an exhibit containing several printmaking pieces by artist Irving Herrera. The definition of  Printmaking is the process of creating prints that have an element of originality and uniqueness versus just being a photographic reproduction of a paintingGary … [Read more...]

Prospective students at Discover MSU

About 40 prospective students gathered at Fain Fine Arts Center on Feb. 5 at 9:30 a.m. for the first Discover MSU, hosted by Admissions of  the year.Dustin Webb, assistant director of admissions, said, "I think this is incredibly beneficial for students because it shows them all that we offer, as … [Read more...]

Music: a part of being human

Tim Justus, associate professor of music, sits in his office, surrounded by books, papers, sheet music, and magazines stacked on counters and filing cabinets, and trumpets on stands on the floor. A guitar stand sits across from him, his guitar nestled upon it, waiting for the next time it will be … [Read more...]

Creative writing courses open up imagination

Students interested in creative writing now have the opportunity to take courses within the field and work alongside John Schulze, assistant professor of English.  Schulze is the author of Fertile Ground: A Novel, and has written short works of fiction, poetry and articles. In a consumer-based … [Read more...]

Graphic design students to present at first annual portfolio night May 8

Graphic design students from all levels will be presenting their design portfolios to promote their creativity to the community. This will be the first time graphic design students have been able to show off their work to other students and faculty on campus. “I wanted to give my students the … [Read more...]