Sandra Murchison

A photo of Sandra Murchison

Director & Full Professor

2D Media

117 - Ford


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Louisiana State University, MFA, Printmaking and Painting



Sandra Murchison is the Director of the School of Art & Design at EMU, and the Director of the Parsons Center for Arts & Sciences.  Murchison is Board Chair of the Riverside Arts Center, a non profit community art center in Ypsilanti, Michigan.  She also serves on the Board of the National Council for Arts Administrators (NCAA). Murchison has served the printmaking organization SGC International as Archives Coordinator, Vice President and on the nominating committee. As an artist, she was chosen for a 2017 artist residency by the Alpena Wildlife Sanctuary.  Murchison has had solo exhibitions at such places as the University of the Arts, Mansfield University, Loyola University, Rockhurst University, Delta State University, and the Cottonlandia Museum.  Her work is featured in Contemporary American Printmakers.  Murchison has taught print and book arts courses at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Southwest School of Art & Crafts and has served as a master printer at the Center for Contemporary Printmaking.