ALUMNI

Juanita and Ralph Harvey School of Visual Arts would like to share with the community, faculty, staff and students what our alumni have been up to. 

If you are a graduate please contact us and let us know where you are and what great things you have done!

You can email your information to: ann.leimer@mwsu.edu

CRYSTAL WHITTINGTON
Crystal Whittington (BFA, 2011), is a art teacher for Vernon High School in Vernon, TX

KIMBERLY BARTEL
Photograph of Woman
Kim Bartel (BFA, 2007), is currently attending the Academy of Art University School of Photography in San Francisco, CA and is working toward a MFA in Photography. 

She intends on pursing a career in fashion photography after graduation.

SPRING 2011
Congratulations to our Spring 2011 Art Graduates!

Loren Jones
Lauren McDonald
Sharol Batey-Rickman
BriAnna Satterfield (magna cum laude)
Sarah Stillson
Crystal Whittington

FALL 2010
Congratulations to our Fall 2010 Art Graduate!

Tyler Taliaferro
 MEEGAN WEAVER
Meegan Weaver (BFA, 2007), has a photography business in Wichita Falls, TX.
 AMY McALPIN
Amy McAlpin (2010), works as an art teacher for Wichita Falls High School in Wichita Falls, TX.
 CODY MASON
Cody Mason (BFA, 2009) works as the Gallery Manager for the Kemp Center for the Arts in Wichita Falls, TX.
 LAUREN PINSON
Lauren (Miller) Pinson (BFA, 2010) works as the office assistant for the Wichita Falls Museum of Art at Midwestern State University.
 TRACI LOWE
TracI Lowe (BFA, 2009) works as an art teacher for StoneGate Christian Academy in Irving, TX.
 ERIN CLULEY
Erin Cluley (BFA, 2001) , works as the Exhibition Coordinator for the Dallas Contemporary in Dallas, TX.
 BRITTANY HUNT
Brittany Hunt (BFA with Teacher's Certification, 2010) works as an art teacher for Burkburnett High School in Burkburnett, TX
 KAYLA WARD
Kayla Ward (BFA with Teacher's Certification, 2008), works as an art teacher for Burkburnett Middle School in Burkburnett, TX.
 JOHNNA KRANTZ
Johnna Krantz (BFA, 2007) is working on her MFA in Ceramics at the University of Dallas
SPRING 2010
 Congratulations to our Spring 2010 Art Graduates!

Kathy Fisher
Kelley Hughes
Marsha Hofbauer
Brittany Hunt
Johnathon Thompson
Simon Welch
 ANGELA BACON-KIDWELL
An exhibit titled "Travelling Dreams," featuring photography by Angela Bacon-Kidwell (BFA, 2005) will be shown in the West End Studio at the Kemp Center for the Arts from May 12th to July 10th, 2010.

 SPRING 2009

 Congratulations to our Spring 2009 Art Graduates!

Carlos Aleman
Kaleigh Harner (Cum Laude)
Jordan Jacob
Traci Lowe
Marie Neudorf
Hershel Self
Rachel Tompkins

WFLAR
Magazine Cover

Artwork created by some of our students and alumni was featured in the Spring 2009 issue of the Wichita Falls Art and Literature Review (WFLAR). These alumni include:

Stacy Tompkins (BFA Graduate--2004)

Hershel Self (BFA Graduate--2009)

Angela Bacon Kidwell (BFA Graduate--2005)

(From their Spring 2009 Issue)
"The Wichita Falls Art and Literature Review is a publication that showcases the work of the authors and visual and performance artists in the North Texas, Southern Oklahoma region and regions abroad."

To view the names of current students who were featured in the WFLAR, click here.

 LAUREN GEORGE 
 Photo of Lauren George
Photo by: Torin Halsey, Times Record News.
On February 10, 2009, Lauren (Collins) George (BFA Graduate--2005),  took over ownership of a screenprinting and graphics design business called proMark Screenprinting in Wichita Falls. She was also featured in an article in the Times Record News. To view the article online, click here.








 FALL 2008
Congratulations to our Fall 2008 Art Graduates!

Joel Abeyta
Lindsay O'Neal
Saschelle Palin
Danny Webster
 
SPRING 2008
 Congratulations to our Spring 2008 Art Graduates!

Cassandra Gauthier
Cameron Hill
Catherine Lerew
Ashley Lindsey (Magna Cum Laude)
Stacy Loudamy
Tara Tonche
Kayla Ward (Cum Laude)
 
FALL 2007
 Congratulations to our Fall 2007 Art Graduates!

Gharan Burton
Casey Cooper
Alyssa Gaines (Magna Cum Laude)
Shelton Hawkins Jr.
Marguerite Johnson (Cum Laude)
Casey Meurer

JASON REYNAGA

 •Jason Reynaga (BFA graduate- 2004) was represented by his work in two exhibitions. 
One was a two-person show at the Tarrant County Community College South East Campus in July 2007.  The other was a four-person show at the 500X in Dallas on Gallery Night in September . 

ERIN CLULEY

 •Erin Cluley (BFA graduate 2001) exhibited her work in the Believe It: 14 Painters, at the Creative Alliance/Patterson in Baltimore, Maryland, May 3rd through June 2nd, 2007.  The exhibit was curated by Jordan Faye Block.  www.creativealliance.org  

SPRING 2007

Congratulations to our Spring 2007 Art Graduates!

Kimberly Bartel
Jori Brewer (Magna Cum Laude)
Johnna Krantz (Magna Cum Laude)
Megan Skaggs
Julia Stormer (Cum Laude)
James Thomason
Meegan Weaver (Cum Laude)

ROBERT HORVATH

 •Robert Horvath (BFA graduate 1999) was awarded a summer residency at the Vermont Studio Center, summer 2007. 

ERIN CLULEY

•Erin Cluley (BFA graduate 2001) is featured in an online interview, http://baltimoreinterview.blogspot.com/  

STACY TOMPKINS

•Stacy Tompkins (BFA graduate - 2004) will be presenting her work at these upcoming exhibitions:

Texas Museum of Fiber Arts, Austin, Texas
"Labor of Love Competition" - 26 works were selected out of 80 submitted.  The exhibition will run May 26th - 28th, 2007.  Stacy is represented by "Culmination".

Womanmade Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
"Some Assembly" juried exhibition.  The exhibition will run June 29th - July 27th, 2007.  Stacy is represented by "Gestation" which will also be featured on the brochure cover because it won the top prize of all works submitted.

Infusion Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Information coming soon in regards to this show.

Gallery LeCocon, Hamburg, Germany
Information coming soon in regards to this show.

Stacy is also in round three of a four round juried competition in Portland, Oregon.  If she wins the fourth round she will get a solo show at Boss Works Gallery in Portland.  Two of the three pieces she created can be viewed at www.artistauditions.org

BRITTANI HARRISON

 •Brittani Harrison (BFA graduate - 2006) recently joined the European magazine, Expatriate Living, as the Creative Director and Design.  You can view this publication at www.expatriateliving.com  

TIMOTHY MCDOWELL

 •Timothy McDowell (BFA graduate - 1978) is presenting his work in an exhibition entitled Fragile Wild at Newzone Gallery in Calgary, Canada.  The exhibition will run April 14th through May 5th, 2007.  For more information please visit www.newzones.com

ERIN CLULEY

•Erin Cluley (BFA graduate - 2001) is presenting her work in an exhibition at Hillyer Art Space in Washington D.C.  To view an online review of this exhibit, please click here.

To view more of Erin's work, you can visit her website:  www.erincluley.com

JASON REYGNA

 • Jason Reynaga (BFA graduate- 2004) has recently joined the studio art faculty at Wade College in Dallas, Texas. 

STACY TOMPKINS

 • Stacy Tompkins (BFA graduate-2004) has an exhibition entitled "Sentient" at the Kemp Center for the Arts, West End Studio, in Wichita Falls, TX.  The exhibition will run January 24th through March 24th, 2007.

To view some of Stacy's recent works please click on the gallery below:
Gallery - Stacy Tompkins

BROOKE CALCOTE

• Brooke Calcote (BFA graduate - 2004) has recently joined the art faculty at Wichita Falls High School.