Sean M. Lyman


Art and Design

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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



  • 2004 MFA, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  • 2001 BFA, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS


  • ART 115 Drawing I
  • ART 215 Drawing I
  • ART 315 Drawing III
  • ART 316 Life Drawing
  • ART 225 Painting I
  • ART 399 Individual Instruction

Research and professional interests

  • Drawing and painting

Solo Exhibitions:

  • 2017 The Overlooked, Newman University, Wichita, KS
  • 2015 The Present Unseen, Lander University, Greenwood, SC
  • 2012 I.R. Passages, Wild Wood Gallery and Store, Kassel, Germany
  • 2010 Initiation Rights, Nice/Nice Exhibition Space, Hannover, Germany
  • 2010 Initiation Rights, Kayo Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT
  • 2010 Rights of Passage, The Norman Hall Gallery, Russellville, AK

Selected Group Exhibitions:

  • 2016 Domestic Seen, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS
  • 2016 3rd Coast National Exhibition, Kspace Contemporary Art Space, Corpus Christi, TX
  • 2016 37th Annual Paper In Particular, Columbia College, Columbia, MO
  • 2015 3rd Coast National Exhibition, K Space Contemporary Art Space, Corpus Christi, TX
  • 2015 Surreal Salon 7, Baton Rouge Gallery-Center for Contemporary Art, Baton Rouge, LA

Permanent collections

  • Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS
  • Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska City, NE
  • Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  • Elvehjem Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI


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