Sheboygan Campus Fine Arts Gallery to host ‘Plein Air Travels’

Sheboygan, Wis. — The public is invited to an opening of a new exhibit at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Fine Arts Gallery.

“Plein Air Travels” by local plein air artist Keary Kautzer can be viewed from Thursday, Nov. 1 to Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, with an opportunity to meet Kautzer at the opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, Nov 2.

Unknown-13The exhibit will feature a collection of 40 paintings featured are from the artist’s travels throughout the United States and Europe. Kautzer has completed at least one painting every day since Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, totaling more than 300 so far. His goal is to complete a painting every day this year. Complimentary refreshments will be served at the opening reception.

The Gallery is located in the Fine Arts Building at 1 University Drive, Sheboygan and is open Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free.

About the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is a comprehensive public institution offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs to nearly 8,000 students with campus locations in Green Bay, Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan. Established in 1965 on the border of Green Bay, the University and its campuses are centers of cultural enrichment, innovation and learning. The Green Bay campus is home to one of the Midwest’s most prolific performing arts centers, a nationally recognized 4,000-seat student recreation center, an award-winning nine-hole golf course and a five-mile recreational trail and arboretum, which is free and open to the public. This four-campus University transforms lives and communities through student-focused teaching and research, innovative learning opportunities, powerful connections and a problem-solving approach to education. UW-Green Bay’s main campus is centrally located, close to both the Door County resort area and the dynamic economies of Northeast Wisconsin, the Fox Valley region and the I-43 corridor. UW-Green Bay offers in-demand programs in science, engineering and technology; business; health, education and social welfare; and arts, humanities and social sciences. For more information, visit www.uwgb.edu.

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