Skip to main content

This is your Donation message.

Secure Forms

College of Fine Arts

A Surprise for Mark

Mark in the Studio
After a long and distinguished teaching, service, and creative career, Mark Messersmith will retire from Florida State University in April 2020.

Send your remembrances and notes in honor of his retirement using the form below.

Then, make a gift in his honor at The Susan and Mark Messersmith Art Scholarship was endowed in 2018 thanks to the gifts of Mark and Susan, alumni, and friends. It continues the Messersmith commitment to generosity that includes the influential participation in public murals and support of local galleries.

  • Maximum upload size is 9MB.

    To ensure consistent video and audio quality please hold your phones horizontally while filming and speak clearly into your phone’s microphone.

    Drop files here or
    Max. file size: 9 MB.
    • If you are having trouble uploading your video, please email Amy Huber directly at

    • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.