Tag: Art and Design

Growing public art display makes its way across Green Bay

“Americans for the Arts’ lists art as the fourth largest driver of tourism and influences decisions tourists make when travel planning. More murals like this one are catching people’s eye in Green Bay. As the Green Bay Public Arts Commission continues to gain traction, so do displays of public art in the community. The ‘DREAM’ […]

Idea Gallery Features Work of Deetz and Lee – Door County Pulse

“The contemporary-art Idea Gallery is showcasing the work of two internationally renowned artists in Exhibit 2, which opened July 6. Painter Kristy Deetz and Minkyu Lee, who works in ceramics and wood sculpture, are both UW-Green Bay professors and new to Idea Gallery. Deetz’s works are carved, burned and painted on wooden surfaces, creating an […]

Adam Fulwiler | Fox Cities Magazine

UW-Green Bay alumnus and artist Adam Fulwiler’s ’17 (Art) work features formalism and geometric shapes, matched with color, to convey words visually. He gains inspiration from his work by re-evaluating recent experiences and conversations that evoke feelings in his life. ‘I’d say one of the most exciting parts [of my career] was that the University […]

UW-Green Bay Prof. Sarah Detweiler has photo chosen as ‘top 40′

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Sarah Detweiler (Art and Design, Photography) had a photograph she created chosen as one of the top 40 digital images of the year internationally by the Los Angles Center for Digital Art. This image “Self-Portrait with Buddha. Phillips, Nebraska” will be on exhibit this summer in Los Angles along with the […]

Season 2 of ‘Bird in the Wings’ podcast kicks-off with alumnus, artist Beau Thomas

Season 2 of Bird in the Wings kicks-off with Executive and Artistic Director of the Weidner Center, Kelli Strickland, sitting down to chat with local artist and UW-Green Bay alumnus, Beau Thomas ’16. Listen as they take us through his journey from train graffiti and brushes with the law, to degrees in Art and Design, […]

Process Art Pur Sang: Artwork by Chrisje Sanders comes to Sheboygan Campus in June

Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Fine Arts Gallery, invites the community to see its latest art exhibit, Process Art Pur Sang: Artwork by Chrisje Sanders. There will be a special artist reception on Friday, June 7, 2019 from 6 p.m. from 8 p.m. The exhibit runs through June 28. Sanders migrated […]

2019 Student Nominated Teaching Award winners

The Student Nominated Teacher Award is an effort of the Instructional Development Council and Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning that recognizes excellent teaching from a student perspective. This year, the committee changed the administration of the award to reflect the breadth and diversity of outstanding teaching that is taking place on this […]

Ceramic students have fun and fiery end to the semester

Intro to ceramics students raku firing.

Students in Introduction to Ceramics (Art 230) ended the semester with a raku firing on Thursday (May 9, 2019). Raku is a glazing technique in which pieces are removed still-glowing hot from the kiln and shut in combustible material to create unpredictable glaze effects from the temperature shock, smoke and oxygen deprivation.  Each student chose […]

Nearly 200 Green Bay East High School students experience the arts at UW-Green Bay

Green Bay East High School Arts Open House at UWGB, on the set of Julius Caesar - April 29, 2019

Nearly 200 students from the Fine Arts Institute at Green Bay East High School joined UW-Green Bay for an Arts Open House — a day of interactive breakout sessions and a special performance of the play Julius Caesar, April 29, 2019. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the UWGB College of Arts Humanities […]