Earl Dismuke 2019

American

1981 Born in Winona, MS

Lives in Oxford, MS

Works at his studio in Oxford, MS

Co-Founder of The Yokna Sculpture Trail, Oxford, MS

Education

2007 University of Mississippi BFA in Sculpture

2002 Holmes Community College Associates Degree in Computer Aided Drafting

Awards and Grants

2019 Mississippi Arts Commission Visual Arts Fellowship Grant Recipient

2018 2nd Place Award in the Starkville Area Arts Council’s “Cotton District Juried Art Exhibition” Juried by Elizabeth Abston, Curator of the Collection at the Mississippi Museum of Art

2017 The Gallucci Creative Fund Grant

2016 2nd Place Award Union County Heritage Museum’s “William Faulkner The Man” Group Exhibition

2016 Best of Oxford, MS -Local Artist – listed in the top ten

2015 Oxford Mississippi Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce’s “2015 Leadership Award” for my work on the Yokna Sculpture Trail

Membership in Professional Organizations

2019 Exhibition Committee – International Sculpture Center’s Conference

2018 Texas Sculpture Group

2007-present ISC-International Sculpture Center

Selected Exhibitions

2019 International Sculpture Center’s “International Small Sculpture Exhibition” Portland,OR

2019 Poydras Corridor Sculpture Exhibition, New Orleans, LA

2019 Studio Waveland “Metal & Glass” Sculpture Exhibition, Waveland, MS

2018-2019 Mississippi Arts Commission’s “Fellowship Recipient Show” Jackson MS

2018 International Sculpture Center’s “International Small Sculpture Exhibition” Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA

2018 Studio Waveland “Stratum” Group Exhibition, Waveland, MS

2018 Oxford Treehouse Gallery “Mary Day” Exhibition, Oxford, MS

2018 Scope Basel 2018 “Art Everywhere” Exhibition, Basel Switzerland

2018 Clay County Arts Council Art in Public Places, West Point, MS

2018 Art in Public Places 2018 Starkville, MS

2018 Starkville Area Arts Council “Cotton District Juried Art Exhibition”, Starkville, MS

2018 Southside Art Gallery Group Exhibition, Oxford, MS

2018 Primer Encuentro Internacional de Pintura y Escultura Urbana, Lima, Peru’

2017 Museum of Biblical Art “MBA 8x8 2017 Art Exhibition,” Dallas, TX

2017 North Light Gallery “North Light in 3D” Group Exhibition, Oxford, MS

2016 Union County Heritage Museum “William Faulkner The Man” Group Exhibition, New Albany, MS

2008 Del Mar College 42nd National Drawing and Small Sculpture Show, Corpus Christi, TX

2007 Marimekko Art Gallery “Mellow Beauty” Solo Exhibition, Oxford, MS

2007 Gallery 130 “Mellow Beauty” Thesis Exhibition, University, MS

Curated Exhibitions

2018 George Tobolowsky’s “Long Road Back” Exhibition, University of Mississippi Museum of Art and The City of Oxford, MS

2018 Yokna Sculpture Trail, City of Oxford Pat Lamar Park, University of Mississippi Rebel Sculpture Park, University of Mississippi Museum of Art and the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council Powerhouse Sculpture Garden, Oxford, MS. sculpture.oxfordarts.com & oxfordarts.com

2017 New Albany Public Art Program, New Albany, MS

2017 North Light in 3D Group Exhibition, North Light Gallery, Oxford, MS

2017 Yokna Sculpture Trail, City of Oxford Pat Lamar Park, University of Mississippi Rebel Sculpture Park, University of Mississippi Museum of Art and the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council Powerhouse Sculpture Garden, Oxford, MS. sculpture.oxfordarts.com & oxfordarts.com

2016 Yokna Sculpture Trail, City of Oxford Pat Lamar Park, University of Mississippi Rebel Sculpture Park, University of Mississippi Museum of Art and the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council Powerhouse Sculpture Garden, Oxford, MS. sculpture.oxfordarts.com & oxfordarts.com

2015 Yokna Sculpture Trail, City of Oxford Pat Lamar Park, University of Mississippi Rebel Sculpture Park, University of Mississippi Museum of Art and the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council Powerhouse Sculpture Garden, Oxford, MS. sculpture.oxfordarts.com & oxfordarts.com

Private Collections

Private Collections, Oxford, MS

Private Collections, Carrolton, MS

Private Collection, Winona, MS

Private Collections, Dallas, TX

Private Collections, Madison, WI

Private Collections, New Orleans, LA

Public Collections

Permanent Collection of Hinds Community College, Raymond, MS

Sculpture Collection of the University of Mississippi Art Department, Oxford, MS

University of Mississippi Provost Collection, University, MS

Corporate Collections

CoreLogic / FNC Oxford, MS

Community Work

2015-Present, Yokna Sculpture Trail, City of Oxford Pat Lamar Park, University of Mississippi Rebel Sculpture Park, University of Mississippi Museum of Art and the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council Powerhouse Sculpture Garden, Oxford, MS

sculpture.oxfordarts.com & oxfordarts.com

2015-2016 Public Art Field Trip for Horizons, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS

2015 Oxford Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce’s Class of 2015 Leadership Lafayette, Oxford, MS