Tag: Art

Art Merit Scholarship recipients, named

The following students have been recognized with Art Merit Scholarships: David L. Damkoehler Art Scholarship: Dane Schumacher Hagemeister Family Art Scholarship: Vanessa Alvarez, Raven Saladino Teresa M. Halbach Scholarship: Ashley Rabe Thomas Cathy Harden Scholarship: Maureen Mercier Anna Kacynski Memorial Scholarship: Lydia Delikat, Caitlyn Tupa Michael Kazar Memorial Scholarship: Allysin Carlovsky Althea Steele Lederer Scholarship: […]

Amanda Wiesman’s work chosen for Chancellor’s Holiday Card

The Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Georgia Miller chose Amanda Wiesman’s cast iron, triptych entitled “Mania” for their Holiday Art Card Scholarship. An image of Wiesman’s relief sculpture will be featured on the front of the Chancellor’s Holiday Art Card — the card is widely distributed within and outside the UW-Green Bay community. In addition, […]

Two UW-Green Bay Art alumni were ‘Teachers of Distinction’

Not to be missed in the Golden Apple Awards discussion and celebration earlier this year, is the opportunity to congratulate two other teachers — both UW-Green Bay alumni — Tina (Rasane) Harpold ’06 (Art) from Seymour Community High School and Jessica Rosenberg-Fredrickson ’08 (Art), from Sunnyside Elementary in Pulaski. While neither took home gold, both […]

UW-Sheboygan hosting exhibit by artist Jean Tobin

UW-Sheboygan will be hosting a free opening reception for Wisconsin artist Jean Tobin’s “In Celebration of Trees” watercolor collection from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, April 6, 2018. The exhibit will continue to be open for viewing through Friday, April 27 at UW-Sheboygan campus’s Fine Arts Gallery, One University Drive, Sheboygan. The reception is free and […]

Making Arts Matter student organization spends time in advocacy

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Students from the UW-Green Bay student organization Making Arts Matter, spent time recently in the State Capitol with Prof. Ellen Rosewall (Arts Management) talking to legislators about the value and benefit of the arts. “It’s a wonderful opportunity for the students to learn more about what’s happening in the arts in Wisconsin, to meet arts […]

Alumna Shakal featured in Ephraim exhibit

Unitarian Universalist Gallery, Ephraim, has opened an exhibit of pastel art by Door County resident Barbara Lee Shakal ’78 (Communication and the Arts). The Green Bay Press-Gazette hared the story. “Shakal said she finds inspiration on morning walks along the beach and hiking trails of Whitefish Dunes State Park and Cave Point County Park, where she […]

Empty Bowls fundraiser is Wednesday, April 11

The UW-Green Bay student organization — Art Agency — is hosting its ninth annual Empty Bowls fundraiser for charity, Wednesday, April 11. Art students and others spent hours “throwing” clay bowls this semester, and glazing and firing them for the fundraiser. Members of the campus community can purchase a bowl of soup donated from local restaurants […]

State Journal previews Prof. Deetz’ exhibit on display at Memorial Union

UW-Green Bay Prof. Kristy Deetz’s (Art) exhibit of acrylic paintings, digital patterns printed on silk and industrial jacquard weavings is on display in Porter Butts Gallery at UW-Madison Memorial Union through April 6. The exhibit is called “Threads, Folds, Rabbit Holes – Complex Webs of Making” and is comprised of artwork from her “Through the […]

Senior Art Show I opens Saturday, April 7, 2018

Family Style Buffet: First Course (Senior Show I) Opening Reception, is Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Lawton Gallery. Join organizers for the first helping of senior student artwork at UW-Green Bay! It features work by Jerry Ernst III, Trent Graubner, Andrew Moser, Nathan Nichols and Nicolette Wallman. Find more […]