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Student Spotlight

Our team of students accomplishes incredible things both inside and outside of the museum. Here we're sharing some of the highlights, including blog posts, photos, links to students in the news, and more.

 

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The Student Advisory Committee provides a platform for all OSU students to make their voices heard at the museum.

Our student-managed Tumblr takes you behind the scenes to hear about their diverse experiences and interests.

See our full list of current student staff

 

Meet Our Students: Elizabeth
by Elizabeth Kalenits | May 16, 2018

"I have thoroughly enjoyed my time as a practicum student and getting to learn about the different departments that make a museum come to life." 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.

 

 

 

Still Finding My Way
by Kayla Andrus | May 8, 2018

"It's been amazing to pair my education with my work and I love being here! However, working here and being able to see all these amazing different forms of art makes it difficult to figure out what I want to do in my future." 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.

 


 

Meet Our Students: Viktorea
by Viktorea Levasheff | May 1, 2018

"The concept of getting to see works of art up close is obviously very different from what any textbook or photograph has to offer. Simply getting to stand before a much-anticipated work is very rewarding. People say that Oklahoma is lacking in the arts, but that is not true." 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.

 

 

Final Friday Art Crawl
by Audrey Gleason | April 24, 2018

"This Friday, April 27, is the OSUMA Student Advisory Committee's second Final Friday Art Crawl, an evening event that celebrates the art and local business scene in Downtown Stilwater. Along with support from my colleagues and staff, I have been working hard to develop this event since the beginning of the spring semester." 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.


 

 

Meet Our Students: Louie
by Louie Schoenknecht | April 17, 2018

"One of my favorite things about working here is getting the chance to have deep, meaningful conversations with complete strangers. Art brings out something special in all of us, and I am always surprised at the insights even people who claim to "not know about art" have." 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.

 

 

Queering the Museum
by Angus Henderson | April 10, 2018

"The museum not only leaps headlong into the spirit of this week, but goes above and beyond to create a welcoming, educational environment for the LGBT students, employees, and guests." 

 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.

 

 

Plates for Masterpiece Moments
by Megan Patterson | April 3, 2018

"I believe in the importance of education and I am ecstatic to be able to support the OSU Museum of Art in fulfilling their mission as a teaching museum." 

 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.

 

 

Curiousity In Its Purest Form
by Laurel Newsom | March 27, 2018

"Diverse ideas and experiences make for exciting conversation and I have learned in my time working at the museum that these conversations are magical and eye-opening that I can use not only in art, but also in literature." 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.

 

 

Momentum 2018
by Bianca Martucci-Fink | March 20, 2018

"I'm so happy to have been a part of the growing contemporary art scene in Oklahoma, I cannot wait to see what these artists do next." 

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Behind the Scenes
by Elizabeth Kalenits | March 13, 2018

"I have thoroughly enjoyed this experience, because I have always wanted to see what happens behind the scenes when things are not on display in exhibitions." 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.

 

 

 

Let's Talk!
by Gianna Martucci-Fink | March 6, 2018

"Let's not only discuss pressures women have to face to maintain the appearance of perfection, but also critique and analyze social standards of beauty through art and feminist lenses." 

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.

 

 

 

Interview with Cassidy Petrazzi
by Audrey Gleason | Feb. 27, 2018

Audrey sat down with Cassidy for an update after the successful premiere of "George" at MoMA's DocFortnight Film Festival.

Click here to read the full interview.

 

 

 

 

On The Right Track
by Sarah Machemel | Feb. 20, 2018

"So if there are any other art students out there who worry that what they are learning isn't important, just know it is." 

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Photo Filter Fun
by Audrey Gleason | Feb. 13, 2018

"It's been really fun to dive into art with our visitors and know that I helped them learn something new about the possibilities for creativity." 

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The Steerage
by Mark Hill | Feb. 6, 2018

"[The Steerage] shows the perpetual reality of a society where people can share the same space but live in two different realities."

Click here to read the full post on our Tumblr.