Spring 2018 

• Department celebrates 50 Year Anniversary
• Spring 2018 exhibitions
• Fine Art BFA exhibit
• Graphic Design BFA exhibit
• Photography BFA exhibit
• From the Gallery episodes (January – May)

Fall 2017

• Fall 2017 exhibitions
• Graphic Design BFA exhibit

• Photography BFA exhibit
• Jeffrey Haupt assumes new leadership role in CAAD
• From the Gallery episodes (June-November)
• Fall “One Night Only” shows


Spring 2017

• Spring 2017 exhibitions
• Fine Art BFA exhibit
• Graphic Design BFA exhibit

• Photography BFA exhibit
• Art faculty honored for years of service at Mississippi State
• From the Gallery episodes (January – May)
• 2017 Mississippi Collegiate Arts exhibit selections

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Fall 2016

• Student wins silver in 2016 Graphis New Talent Competition
• Art alumna Val Cripps named 2016 CAAD Alumni Fellow

• Department holds second annual ‘Great Chalk Walk’
• CAAD hosts Jackson Design Camp
• “From the Gallery:” Episodes 1-3
• Fall 2015 exhibits
• Letterpress class spotlight

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Spring 2016

• Spring 2016 exhibitions
• Fine Art BFA exhibit
• Graphic Design BFA exhibit

• Photography BFA exhibit
• Angi Bourgeois named Department Head
• Eric Yonge named CAAD Alumnus of the Year
• Brent Funderburk received 2016 SEC Faculty Achievement Award

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Fall 2015 

• Fall 2015 exhibitions
• Photography senior exhibit
• Graphic Design senior exhibit
• Student’s typographic illustration featured in Jet Magazine
• Student, professor make up two of three in the nation accepted to international poster exhibit
• CAAD dean recognized for design teaching excellence
• CAAD associate dean named SEC Academic Fellow

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Spring 2015

• Spring 2015 exhibitions
• Fine Art BFA exhibit
• Graphic Design BFA exhibit
• Funderburk receives highest university honor, top MSU research award
• Art student wins $10,000 prize during E-Week
• MSU takes ‘Best in Show’ at state competition
• Six graphic design students bring home multiple awards in AIGA show

(photo by Megan Bean)

(photo by Megan Bean)

Fall 2014

• Fall 2014 exhibitions
• Spring 2015 exhibition schedule
• Mural Collective helps make Michael Roy mural a reality in Starkville
• LEA group helps restaurant celebrate 25 years
• Edible Type Contest a huge hit with students, faculty
• Drawing I class has fun with masks
• Department hosts bowl making day for Empty Bowls Project


Summer 2014

• Senior thesis exhibits (fine art, photography and graphic design)
• Barn Quilt project lets art students connect with community
• Sculpture classes finish year with derby races
• Department of Art honors students at 42nd Annual Student Juried Exhibit
• Department names Travel Abroad Award recipients

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Spring 2014

• Department of Art to hold summer camp
• 2013-2014 Exhibitions
• Field Notes Inventor Aaron Draplin visits MSU
• MSU dominates at 2014 Mississippi Collegiate Art Competition
• CAAD holds recruitment event: Academic Insight

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Fall 2013

• Department of Art holds summer camp
• Jamie Mixon is new interim department head
• Department of art partners with Noxubee Wildlife Refuge for Artist-In-Residence program
• Department has ‘hand’ in Diamond Dogs’ success
• Service-learning program connects art and mechanical engineering

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Summer 2013

• MSU Arts Inclusion
• Fine Art, Photography senior exhibit
• Graphic Design senior exhibit
• Art faculty summer show
• Del Rendon Scholarship

Art students and Professor Critz Campbell at Millennium Park in Chicago

Spring 2013

• Senior capstone exhibits: Fine Art, Photography and Graphic Design
• Society for Photographic Education South Central Regional Conference held at MSU
• Grant makes Chicago trip a reality for 3D students
• Alumnus Ben Jenkins talks with design students about lessons learned in life, work
• First meeting held for new Fiber Arts Club

Suzanne Powney works to make paper during a workshop with artist Mary Hark. Photo by Megan Bean.

Fall 2012

• Convocation 2012
• Department of Art visits Boys and Girls Club
• Artist Mary Hark gets involved with Maroon Edition events
• Student thanks fellow Bulldogs for help reaching goals
• Meet the Advisory Board

Maymester 2012 in Italy

Summer 2012

• Alumni news: Michael McDaniel and Kate Thomas
• New faculty and staff
• 2012-2013 exhibition schedule
• Graduate list
• Photos from summer study abroad class in Italy

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