DEVASTHALI HALL & UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM GRAND OPENING 2.28.20

Welcome to the new Department of Art, Devasthali Hall. On February 28th and 29th, we invite you to take part in our events to celebrate our new Silver Leeds building. We will kick off the official opening ceremonies outside of the NMSU Art Museum (weather permitting) at 6:30. From 6:30 to 8:30, we invite you…
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MFA Candidate, Yashoda Latkar Receives the Top Award in the Arts

NMSU Research and Creativity Week, November 11th – 15th, 2019 was filled with scholarly and creative research events that included presentations from NMSU’s students and professors along with workshops aiding in grant writing and research. Our department is proud to announce MFA Candidate, Yashoda Latkar as the recipient of a $1500 travel award for her…
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Marisa Sage featured in Hyperallergic

Read the fantastic interview in Hyperallergic with NMSU Art Department Museum Director and Head Curator Marisa Sage!

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Brittany Chavez – MFA Exhibition December 12, 2019

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Museum Conservation Students Receive Candis Stern Scholarship

The Candis Stern Scholarship is dedicated towards awarding students for their work in the Museum Conservation program directed by Dr. Silvia Marinas -Feliner.

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Art Faculty Presentations – Research and Creativity Week!

Join the Art Department for Art Faculty Contributed Talks in the Corbet Center Ballroom (Middle) 11/14 from 4:00-5:30pm. Session chaired by Art Department Head Julia Barello. Featuring presentations by Brita d’Agostino Assistant Professor of Graphic Design, Motoko Furuhashi Associate Professor of Metalsmithing and Jewelry, and Margaret Goehring, Associate Professor of Art History.

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“REDEUX”: MFA Student Exhibition

As part of the NMSU Research and Creativity week, our MFA students and members of our faculty will be exhibiting work or giving presentations. REDEUX will be featured in the Bridge Gallery, in the new Devasthali Hall. We will be having an opening reception for the MFA students exhibiting their work at 4:30 pm. We…
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Visiting Artist, Jess Tolbert 11.13

10am DEV Hall (Art Building), room 106 Collection Study Room Jess Tolbert received her MFA from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and a BFA from Texas State University, San Marcos. Her recent work reconsiders and reimagines the materials and products of mass production as raw material, transforming them into wearable objects that investigate the merits of…
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Mariah Morell at Art Obscura 11.9.20

Mariah Morell received her BFA in 2016 and has been actively showing her work. From her website: My work is about the excess and exuberance of youth. Using excessive mark making to convey the subject of youth and exuberance. Specifically relating to the younger generations voice and how people transform over time and grow out…
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Frank Meuschke’s Exhibit “Invisible Present”

Frank Meuschke received his MFA from NMSU’s Department of Art in 2000. From here, he went to Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture for an artist residency program and upon completion, soon became their Dean from 2001-2003. He has had numerous exhibitions, residencies and teaching appointments. Frank is currently the resident artist at the Cedar…
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