Faculty and Staff

Kevin Kissell, M.F.A.

Kevin Kissell

Instructor
162 Aylesworth SE
(970) 491-4120
kevin.kissell@colostate.edu

Education

M.F.A. Colorado State University
M.A. Colorado State University
B.A. Colorado State University

Teaching Emphasis

  • Fiber Art and Textile Design
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Aesthetics of Apparel and the Promotional Environment
  • Store Design and Brand Image

Research Emphasis

  • Weaving, Utilizing Traditional Ikat Dyeing Techniques
  • Philosophical Inspirations for Art and Design

Awards, Recognitions, Grants, and Competitions

Recent Juried Exhibitions:

2017. Group exhibition of new and existing work. Fashioned by Faculty. Avenir Museum. Fort Collins, CO.

2016. Select garments. Face of Fiber. Estes Park, CO. Award, First Place – Wearable Art Category.

2015. Select garments. ArtWear Fashion Week. Fort Collins, CO. Award, HGA Outstanding Creativity and Craftsmanship in Fiber Arts.

2015. Select embroideries. Extreme Fibers. Textile Icons and the New Edge. Traverse City, MI.

2015. Select embroideries. Extreme Fibers. Textile Icons and the New Edge. Muskegon, MI. Juror, Namita Gupta & Ferne Jacobs. Guest Curator, Geary Jones.

2013. New embroidered work. Threads of Change: Colorado Textiles Now. Golden, CO.

2011. Selected embroidered work. FIBERMEN International Fiber Exhibition. Kherson, Ukraine.

2011. Selected ensemble. International Textile and Apparel Association. Montreal, QC.