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Catherine Prose

(940) 397 4369
Fain Fine Arts Center


Catherine Prose received her MFA in printmaking from Texas Tech University and joined the faculty at MSU in 2005. Professor Prose successfully directed The Juanita Harvey Art Gallery for over 9 years and administrated the O’Donnell Visiting Artist Program for 8 years. In 2008 Prose began directing the printmaking program where she made significant contribution in transitioning the print studio into a non-toxic working environment and effectively contemporized the technology used to teach students. Prose’s award winning artwork has been exhibited extensively and is in the collections of the National Gallery of Australia; Colorado Special Collections, Boulder, Colorado and in the Printmaker Research Collection at Museum of Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. Prose has been active member of the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture where she served as Board Vice President 2014-2017 and Wichita Falls Arts Commission where she served from 2009-2016, of which 5 years were as Chair.  

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Wichita Falls Museum of Art at Midwestern State University

Museum Director

Fain Fine Arts Center C105
(940) 397 4369
Institution Degree Graduation Date
School of Art, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas Master of Fine Arts 2000
Art Department, Cameron University, Lawton, Oklahoma Bachelor of Arts 1997
Employer Position Start Date End Date
Midwestern State University Professor 08/11/2017
Midwestern State University Associate Professor 08/11/2011 08/11/2017
Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas Assistant Professor/Gallery Director 08/11/2005 08/11/2011
Buddy Holly Center, Lubbock, Texas Director 05/11/2002 05/11/2005
Buddy Holly Center, Lubbock, Texas Exhibitions Coordinator 05/11/2000 05/11/2002