Art

From the Gallery - June 2022

Mississippi State University Department of Art Gallery Director Lori Neuenfeldt talks with the new Executive Director of the Starkville Area Arts Council Mary Switzer.

Art 4990 | Special Topics: The Found Image

This course will address photography’s expanded field by making use of found and sourced lens-based imagery for the purpose of making fine art.

Below are descriptions of some of the assignments in the course with student work examples.

ART 4990 | Special Topics: Location Lighting

Location Lighting is an introduction to the professional location lighting techniques using off-camera flash photography.

Art 4893 | Video Art

Video Art addresses the use of an approved digital camera, computer, and video editing software for digital video input and editing of video in a fine arts context. 

Art 4773 | Digital Drawing

The Digital Drawing course teaches how to utilize computer software, drawing tablets, cameras, and traditional media to create digital imagery.

Below are descriptions of some of the assignments in the course with student work examples.


A Series Of 50-100 Drawings or “A Day in the Life”

Your objective is to document the day in the life of a character or an event.

Art 4583 | Photographic Portfolio I

Photographic Portfolio I is an introduction to the professional practices in photography and the development of a portfolio.

Art 4323 | Advanced Printmaking

Advanced Printmaking is an exploration of advanced printmaking concepts and techniques. The course emphasizes refining a personal aesthetic using previously learned print processes with plate lithographic techniques.