O. Gustavo Plascencia
Director of MFA Programs
BFA, University of Texas-Arlington
MFA, University of Colorado–Boulder
O. Gustavo Plascencia comes to MCA with several years of experience in teaching and working with both undergraduate and graduate art programs at institutions around the country including Adams State University in Alamosa, Colorado, Central Washington University in Ellensburg, Washington, and Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. He has participated in numerous residency programs and exhibited extensively in the United States and internationally, in countries Colombia, Mexico, Bulgaria and Italy. Plascencia will work with department heads to oversee recruitment and administration for MCA’s five MFA programs: Studio Art, Photography, Illustration, Painting and Drawing, and Metals.