Missouri S&T student artists display work in library

A photo from the fall 2016 exhibit. Photo by Jesse Cureton.

The area community is invited to attend an artist reception to view 40 paintings, drawings and sculptures by 25 Missouri University of Science and Technology students and vote for a favorite piece of artwork.

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Art of one

Derek Carpenter poses with a piece of his artwork.

Derek Carpenter poses with a piece of his artwork.

Derek Carpenter’s life came to a standstill in December 2012.

Fresh out of college with a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering from Missouri S&T, he was ready to move home to Colorado to start his career as a lab manager.

Then the diagnosis came. On a routine checkup, he was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. He went through eight months of treatment that kept him often bedridden, and often in debilitating pain. [Read more…]

View Missouri S&T student artists’ work at a Nov. 1 reception

This acrylic on canvas artwork was created by Alyssa K. Wagner. Photo by Jesse Cureton/Missouri S&T

This acrylic on canvas artwork was created by Alyssa K. Wagner. Photo by Jesse Cureton/Missouri S&T

The area community is invited to attend an artist reception to view paintings, drawings and sculptures by over 50 Missouri University of Science and Technology students and vote for a favorite piece of artwork.

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Rolla artist paints the town red … and green and purple

A sample of Wise's work that will be displayed in Leach Theatre.

A sample of Wise’s work that will be displayed in Leach Theatre.

Throughout the fall season, visitors to Leach Theatre can view a display of abstract paintings by artist Ramsay Wise. Wise, a Rolla native and adjunct lecturer of English at Missouri University of Science and Technology, primarily uses spray paint and acrylics to blur the line between abstract and representational pieces.

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S&T student art show and award reception to be held May 10

Student Art Show Poster WS16Over 120 works of art created by students at Missouri University of Science and Technology will be on display May 10-12, in the Havener Center as part of the 12th annual Student Art Show.

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’50 Years of Bogantics’ opens at Leach Theatre

20160129 Jim Bogan Art Show 0005The Campus Art Committee at Missouri University of Science and Technology will host a reception on Feb. 9 for Leach Theatre’s spring art show. The show features pieces by Dr. James J. Bogan Jr., Curators’ Teaching Professor emeritus of art history and film at Missouri S&T, and includes selections from Bogan’s books, poster-art, photography and artifacts from the classroom.

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Missouri S&T student artist shows paintings at local coffee shop

One of the pieces by Skipper.

One of the pieces by Skipper.

A Missouri University of Science and Technology student is showing nine paintings of various styles at a local Rolla coffee house through the end of the year.

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Visiting scholar uses water jets to create art

When Jianxin Zhao came to Missouri University of Science and Technology from China last December to study high-pressure water jet technology for industrial uses, he was unaware that he was about to get in touch with his creative side.

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Art exhibit at UMR depicts travel in Africa

“African Sojourns,” a combined painting and photography show, will open with a reception from 6-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 25, in the lobby of Leach Theatre in Castleman Hall on the University of Missouri-Rolla campus. The exhibition, which is sponsored by the UMR Campus Art Committee, will be on display until Dec. 15.

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Arts and crafts festival planned for downtown Rolla during homecoming

The Rolla Downtown Business Association (RDBA) will host the 20th Arts and Crafts Festival in downtown Rolla from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21. The event will coincide with homecoming activities at the University of Missouri-Rolla.

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