Tag: Art

Trunk of treasure reveals a family’s past, and practice for the future

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UW-Green Bay History major Megan Arent will graduate Saturday (Dec. 16, 2017) but not before a trip way back in time. She worked with Art Professor Sarah Detweiler on a project to catalog more than 500 letters written by Detweiler’s grandparents dating back to the start and continuing through World War II. Stanley Detweiler survived […]

Riley Garbe stepped on campus as a fifth-grade Phuture Phoenix — He leaves as UW-Green Bay’s ‘Most Outstanding’

“The Odds Were Stacked Against Me from the Beginning.“ Green Bay, Wis. – Riley Garbe came to UW-Green Bay as a fifth-grader on a Phuture Phoenix field trip, where a visit to the campus turned into a dream of one day graduating from college. Despite surviving a difficult childhood that included witnessing abuse and violence […]

Emmons and others present work in Door County exhibit

Carol Emmons, Professor Emerita (Art & Design), is currently exhibiting an installation in the group show “Making Marks/Making Meaning” at the Hardy Gallery in Ephraim, Wis. Focusing on diverse approaches to drawing, the exhibit also includes work by faculty, emeriti and alumni Toni Damkoehler, Christine Style, David Damkoehler, Sandra Shackelford and Beau Thomas, as well […]

Faculty note: New link for Meinhardt highlight

As mentioned last week, just in time for some upcoming programs and art exhibits, UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Dan Meinhardt (Human Biology, Gender Studies) has his work highlighted a new, online journal of art and science, including a collaboration with art professor Alison Gates. We’ve repaired the link that didn’t seem to work last week. […]

Prof. Meinhardt to present on ‘The Complex Mosaic of Human Sexes’

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Dan Meinhardt (Human Biology, Women’s and Gender Studies, Art) will present “The Complex Mosaic of Human Sexes” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5 at the Neville Public Museum. “Oh, you had a baby. What is it?” is often the first question asked… and most think it’s a simple question with one […]

Faculty note: Deetz has two paintings juried

UW-Green Bay Prof. Kristy Deetz had two paintings juried into First Street Gallery’s 2017 National Juried Exhibition. The juror, Peter Colon, Associate Director of DC Moore Gallery, NYC, viewed 1,700 works from artists nation wide to curate the 50 work exhibition that runs June 22-July 15th at First Street Gallery, 526 West 26th Street, New York City (www.firststreetgallery.org). Deetz also has a solo […]