Gwen 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 narrative imagery


  • Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
  • Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Mo.
  • Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts


  • Images included in Book of Alternative Processes by Christopher James, 2nd edition and 3rd edition
  • Portfolio included in Orion Magazine – Nature/Culture/Place

Awards and honors


  • Artist Residency Award, Ucross Foundation, Wyoming, 2016
  • Artist Residency Award, Studio at Santa Maria a Rignana, Tuscany, 2016
  • Artist Residency Award, Arte Studio Ginestrelle, Italy, 2015
  • Artist Residency Award, Jentel Arts Center, Wyo., 2014
  • Excellence in Study Away Programming award, 2014
  • Artist Residency Award, Arte Studio Ginestrelle, Italy, 2013

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