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Oakland University
Art and Art History

310 Wilson Hall
Rochester , MI 48309
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phone: (248) 370-3375
fax: (248) 370-3377

Oakland University
Art and Art History

310 Wilson Hall
Rochester , MI 48309
(location map)
phone: (248) 370-3375
fax: (248) 370-3377

Lindsey Larsen

woman in an orange shirt looking at the camera

Visiting Professor of Graphic Design
Location: 106 Wilson Hall 
Phone: (248) 370-2634


EDUCATION

MFA
, Intermedia Studio and Visual Communication Design. The University of Texas at Arlington, 2018.

BFA, Studio Art (Photography and Printmaking). The University of Texas at Arlington, 2012.

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

Visiting Assistant Professor of Graphic Design
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
August 2018 – Present

Enhanced Graduate Teaching Assistantship
Department of Art + Art History, College of Liberal Arts, The University of Texas at Arlington
August 2015 – May 2018*
*Instructor of Record, August 2016 – May 2018

COURSES TAUGHT

Oakland University
College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Art + Art History

Summer 2020
DES 2230 | Graphic Design I (forthcoming)

Spring 2020
DES 2230 | Graphic Design I 11265
DES 2230 | Graphic Design I 12052
DES 3330 | Graphic Design II 12206

Fall 2019
DES 2230 | Graphic Design I 43753
DES 3350 | Typography I 44838
DES 3900 | Special Topics: Imagemaking 43760

Summer 2019
DES 3330 | Graphic Design II 33430

Spring 2019
DES 2230 | Graphic Design I 11320
DES 3330 | Graphic Design II 13116
DES 3330 | Graphic Design II 14153

Fall 2018
DES 2230 | Graphic Design I 44207
DES 3330 | Graphic Design II 13116
DES 3350 | Typography I 45392

University of Texas at Arlington
College of Liberal Arts, Department of Art + Art History

Spring 2018
ART 1307 | Drawing Fundamentals

Fall 2017
ART 1307 | Drawing Fundamentals

Spring 2017
ART 3343 | Beginning Printmaking

Fall 2016
ART 1307 | Drawing Fundamentals

Spring 2016
ART 4347 | Publication Design (Teaching Assistant to Professor Lisa Graham)

ACADEMIC SERVICE

Departmental

Graphic Design Projects
Coordinator
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Fall 2019 – Spring 2020

Lectures and Events Committee
Committee Member
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Fall 2018 – Spring 2020

Senior Thesis Catalogue Art Director
Designer
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Fall 2018 - Spring 2020

Graphic Design Program Assessment Committee
Committee Member
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Fall 2019

Visiting Artist Lecture - Nicole Killian
Organizer
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Fall 2019

Visiting Artist Lecture - Somnath Bhatt
Organizer
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Spring 2019

Chimeric Tools and Contaminated Adjacencies
Graphic Design Student Workshop Development with Somnath Bhatt
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Spring 2019

Grading Scale Ad Hoc Committee
Committee Member
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Fall 2018

Studio Crea:tec Committee
Graduate Student Committee Member
Department of Art + Art History, College of Liberal Arts, The University of Texas at Arlington
Fall 2015 – Spring 2018

Curriculum

Foundations of Graphic Design & Graphic Design I Course Curriculum Development
In collaboration with Assistant Professors Maria Smith Bohannon and Kimberly Parker
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Fall 2019 – Spring 2020

DES 3900 - Special Topics: Imagemaking
Developed a special topics course for Graphic Design majors - imagemaking methods and
techniques for graphic design
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Course ran Fall 2019

Typography Course Sequence & Curriculum Development
In collaboration with Assistant Professor Maria Smith Bohannon
Department of Art + Art History, College of Arts and Sciences, Oakland University
Fall 2018

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Mental Health First Aid USA Certification
Mental Health First Aid Training Program, Oakland University
November, 2019

Mentoring for Emerging Faculty
Faculty Development Institutes Oakland University Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Fall 2018 – Winter 2019

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

Visiting Artist Instructor
Spring Break Art Camp, The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
March 2018

Assistant Director
Summer Art Camp, The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
May – August 2017

Founder and Editor in Chief
Dinnertime Magazine
2014 – Present

Creative Consultant
Studio: CreaTec, Department of Art + Art Hisotry, College of Liberal Arts, The University of Texas at Arlington
August 2015 – May 2018

Member and Public Relations Coordinator
500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
2015 – 2017

Visiting Artist
Wild Pony Editions, Art + Art History Department, College of Liberal Arts, The University of Texas at Arlington
April 2014

Education Department Intern
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
2011 – 2012

RESIDENCIES

2020
Arteles Creative Center
Haukijärvi, Finland
July 1–31, 2020 (Forthcoming)

COMMISSIONS

2019
Modern Billings
Education Department of Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and Clear Channel Outdoors
Fort Worth, TX
March – June, 2019

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
From here to whenever...

Umbrella Gallery, Dallas, TX
November 2017 - January 2018

DREAM JUICE
500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
May 2017

2016
Two-Finger Salute

500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
May 7 – June 5

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019
Ideas In Art Grant Recipient Exhibition

Gallery West, University of Texas at Arlington
February, 2019

2018
Temporary Collectives
500 Singleton Blvd, Dallas, TX
April 16 – 17

Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition
The Gallery at UTA, University of Texas at Arlington,
April 2 – 20

2017
CUFT
Terminal 136 Gallery, Blue Star Arts Complex, San Antonio, TX
November 2 – 19

2016
Turner House Rising Star 4 Invitational
(Invited by Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX)
Oak Cliff Society of Fine Arts, Dallas, TX
September 16 – 17

Paper Weight (curated by Stephen Lapthisophon)
Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX
July 2 – August 20

Walking Through Glue (curated by University of Montana graduate students)
University of Montana, Missoula, MT
May, 2016

Temporary Collectives
The Dallas Art Fair, 500 Singleton Blvd, Dallas, TX
April 16 – 17

FESTIVALS AND FAIRS

2016
Space Jam Reading Room & Lounge
Mission Creek Festival, Iowa City, IA
April 5 - 10

2015
Dallas Zine Party
The Wild Detectives, Dallas, TX
September 6

CURATORIAL

2017
Assembly #1: Alex Heffesse, One Man Enterprise
500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
January 14 – February 5

2016
That’s so HOT: An Invitational
500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
March 7 – April 3

2015
Give & Take: A Collaborative Performance

500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
November 7

PUBLISHED

2017
Publication as Art Practice (Part III)
The Voices in Contemporary Art, Online Blog
June 23

Publication as Art Practice (Part II)
The Voices in Contemporary Art, Online Blog
June 2

Publication as Art Practice (Part I)
The Voices in Contemporary Art, Online Blog
May 12

ACCOLADES

Ideas In Art Grant Recipient
Department of Art + Art History, College of Liberal Arts, The University of Texas at Arlington
May, 2018

Dean’s Research and Travel Award
College of Liberal Arts, The University of Texas at Arlington
Spring 2016

2012 Outstanding Senior Award, Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
Department of Art + Art History, College of Liberal Arts, The University of Texas at Arlington
May, 2012

2012 Rising Eyes of Texas Exhibition, Honorable Mention
Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, TX
March, 2012

2012 Barnett Foundation Photography Award
Department of Art + Art History, College of Liberal Arts, The University of Texas at Arlington
January, 2012