Short selected as Isle Royale National Park artist-in-residence

Sherry Lee Short, professor of Drawing and Illustration in the School of Art, has been selected as a 2018 artist-in-residence in Isle Royale National Park. Isle Royale received 104 applications for the 2018 program. Four artists were chosen, each for a two-week residency. The jury’s selections were based on artistic integrity, creativity, ability to reside in a wilderness environment, and […]

Art Alumnae Earn Fellowships to Rigorous Graduate Programs

Faculty nurture artists and learners By Trent Zbichorski At one time, MSUM alumnae Stephanie Seguin, Kaylyn Gerenz and Jescia Hopper entered Roland Dille Center for the Arts for the first time to begin their art journey. MSUM not only nurtured each of them to excel artistically, but also prepared them for rigorous graduate-level work. Each artist has received fellowships for […]

Art alum’s work displayed at North Dakota State Capitol

The work of MSUM Art and Design alum Steve Knutson will be on display at the North Dakota State Capitol in Bismarck from April through June. Knutson’s works will appear in the Governor’s ground floor and first floor offices, the First Lady’s fourth floor, and the Attorney General’s first-floor offices. Knutson graduated in 2008 with an art education degree with […]