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MFA Exhibition Features Work of 5 MSU Artists

Friday, March 22, 2019

As the culmination of a three-year program through the Department of Art, Art History and Design, Master of Fine Arts, or MFA, candidates will have their work displayed at…

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Glendinning Returns to South Africa as a Fulbright Scholar

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Glendinning Returns to South Africa as a Fulbright Scholar

Twenty years after he first traveled to South Africa, Peter Glendinning, Professor in the Department of Art, Art History, and Design, has returned as a Fulbright Scholar to…

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Exhibit to Feature Work of Critical Race Studies Artist-in-Residence

Monday, February 4, 2019
Billboard Art 1

An exhibition featuring the work of Helina Metaferia, visiting assistant professor and artist-in-residence in Critical Race Studies, will appear at MSU’s (SCENE) Metrospace, from Feb. 8 to March 29,…

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MSU Initiative Awarded for Raising Environmental Awareness

Friday, December 7, 2018
CAL Mapping

An initiative aimed at raising environmental awareness and engagement in Monroe, Michigan, born out of a collaboration with Michigan State University’s College of Arts and Letters, is now…

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Broad Exhibit Blends Art and Science

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Hehe photo

The Michigan State University Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, or MSU Broad, introduces a new exhibition, “MATTER(S) matter(s): Bridging Research in the Arts and Science,” which brings together…

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MSU Project Preserves Photography Heritage in Mali

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Since 2011, Candace Keller, associate professor of African Art and Visual Culture in the Department of Art, Art History, and Design, has led an international team of photographers,…

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MSU Student’s Dress Design Is Ticket to NY Fashion Week

Friday, September 8, 2017

A dress inspired by Michigan State University’s alma mater song is senior Emily Bankes’ ticket to New York Fashion Week. Bankes is one of two apparel and textile…

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Nature-Based Art of MSU’s Gao Gets National, International Exhibits

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
art installation by Xia Gao

The artwork of Xia Gao, associate professor, Department of Art, Art History, and Design will be showcased both nationally and internationally in the coming months. Her recent projects…

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MSU Arts Prof Awarded Humboldt Research Fellowship

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Karin Zitzewitz

Karin Zitzewitz, associate professor of Art History and Visual Culture, has been awarded a Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers, a competitive and prestigious award that gives scholars…

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New Architecture Book from MSU’s Bandes Explores Mid-Michigan

Monday, December 19, 2016
book cover for Mid-Michigan Architecture

Susan J. Bandes, professor of art history at Michigan State University and director of museum studies, has just published “Mid-Michigan Modern: From Frank Lloyd Wright to Googie” through MSU…

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