Department of Fine Arts

Mr. Bryce Brimer

Associate Professor
Baird Hall, Room 224A



  • A.A.S., Graphic Design
    Oklahoma State University, Okmulgee, 2006
  • Summer Studies Abroad Program
    University of Tulsa, Montone, Italy, 1998
    Studies in Sculpture, Drawing, Painting, and Italian Renaissance Art History
  • M.F.A., Sculpture
    University of Tulsa, 1998
  • B.A., Art Ed.
    Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, OK, 1994

Professional Experience


  • 2004-Present, Assistant Professor,
    Rogers State University, Claremore, OK
    • Classes: Communication Graphics I, II, III, Wheel Throwing I and II, Art Appreciation, Sculpture I and II, Graphics Media, Multimedia Communications, Foundations II

  • 2003-2004, Graphic Design Instructor
    Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, OK
    • Classes: Art Survey, Art Foundations I, Media for Artist, Introduction to Graphic Design, Portfolio, Package Design


  • 2005, Momentum (Tulsa)
    • An annual exhibit hosted by the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, for the purpose of giving artists 30 years and younger the opportunity and experience to show their work.

  • 2005, Northeast Area Art Show
    Pryor Arts and Humanities Council, Pryor, OK


  • 2004, New Media Worx
    Advertising Agency (internship)

  • 1998-2000, Assistant Preparator
    Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK
    • Assisted with the preparation, installation and handling of artwork and art shows, included building and painting pedestals, painting and moving gallery walls.

  • 1995-1998, Teaching Assistant
    University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK


  • Oklahoma Visual Artist Coalition
  • Tulsa Art Directors
  • International Sculpture Center
  • Tulsa Young Professionals
  • Future Art Directors (President) OSU-Okmulgee
  • Art Student Society – University of Tulsa
  • Tulsa Global Alliance

Grants & Awards

  • 1998, Albert K. Murray Fine Arts Educational Award. From the Albert K. Murray Fine Arts Educational Fund in Adamsville, OH
  • 1998, Vision Makers Exhibition, Oklahoma City, OK. Award of Merit
  • 1998, Gussman Student Exhibition, Tulsa, OK, Best of Show

Juried Shows

  • 1998, Vision Makers Exhibition, Oklahoma City, OK, Curator - Bruce
    W. Pepich is Executive Director and Curator of Collections for the Racine Art Museum and Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts in Racine, WI
  • 1998, MOAK 4 State Regional Exhib., Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO (Missouri, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas)

Solo Shows

  • 1998, Rogers State University, Foundations Gallery - one man show
  • 1999, Living Arts Gallery, Tulsa, OK - one man show
  • 1999, Untitled Artspace, Oklahoma City, OK - one man show

University Service Activities

Rogers State University

  • BFA Committee – Developed curriculum and classes for new BFA degree.
    BFA consist of three options: Art Studio, Graphic Design and Multimedia
  • Updated curriculum and degree plan for AA in Graphics
  • Enrollment Management Committee – Chair
  • University Assessment Committee
  • CFA Department Assessment Committee
  • Art Director – Cooweescooee Arts and Humanities Journal
  • Gallery Coordinator – responsible for scheduling and installing exhibitions
  • Advisor to Art Club
  • Designed various gallery invitations, theatre posters, t-shirt
  • Participate in the annual faculty exhibit.
  • Designed logo for Habitat for Humanity – Rogers State Chapter
  • Designed logo for Red Cross – Rogers State Chapter
  • Coordinated grant writing workshop for student artists

Southwestern Oklahoma State University

  • Advisor to Art Club
  • Assisted Gallery Coordinator
  • Coordinated various trips to area museums and galleries
  • Brought in guest speakers and artist
  • Outdoor Sculpture Committee

Visiting Artists/Artist Lectures

  • 2006, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK, gave workshop on InDesign software to upper level journalism class
  • 2005, Holland Hall, Preparatory School, Tulsa, OK, gave presentation over
    The Gates by Christo and Jeanne Claude
  • 2005, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK, gave presentation over The Gates by Christo and Jeanne Claude

Freelance Design

  • 2005, Layout Design, Guide to College Writing 6th edition, by Emily Dial-Driver, textbook
  • 2004-2005, Pragmatx Inc., Dallas, TX, Designed animated GIFs for web sites, web site banner ads, DVD covers, and Flash animated web site intro
  • 2003, Oklahoma Literacy Coalition, Designed logo and brochure

Continuing Education/Short Course & Activities Attended

  • 2006, Art Educators Forum, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, Attended week long workshop on Web Design, and Animation
  • 2005, Writing Winning Proposals, Grant Writing workshop, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, OK
  • 2004, Apple Computer Maintenance Workshop, Tulsa, OK