Gwen D. Walstrand


Art and Design
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
Art and Design
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



MFA, University of Iowa


  • ART 255 Photography I
  • ART 354 Medium Format Photography
  • ART 355 Large Format Photography
  • ART 357 Special Topics in Photography
  • ART 358 Studio Photography
  • ART 387 History of Photography
  • ART 455 Advanced Photography Seminar

Research and professional interests

  • Photographic history
  • Non-silver processes
  • Contemporary approaches to portraiture

Awards and honors


  • Artist Residency Award, Arte Studio Ginestrelle Assisi, Italy, 2013
  • Artist Residency Award, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska City, Neb., 2005 and 2008
  • Artist Residency Award, Jentel Arts Center, Banner, Wyo., 2004


  • Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
  • Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, Missouri

Selected recent exhibitions

  • "FOTOFOCUS Cincinnati," Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center, Covington, Ky.
  • "FotoNoviembre 2011," Centro de Fotografia, Isle de Tenerife, Spain
  • Three person exhibition at the Santa Reparata International School of Art, Florence, Italy
  • Solo exhibition at WorkSpace Gallery, Lincoln, Neb.
  • Two person exhibition at Santa Clara University Art Gallery, California

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