What is the role of the arts within the realm of social justice and activism and how did a an art entry by UWGB faculty members Alison Gates and Dan Meinhardt generate important discussions about the topic? Join Meinhardt and members of the organization 100Arts in Madison, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 4 for beer, […]
The second senior exhibition, “Aftermath,” opens with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. May 1 at the Lawton Art Gallery in Theatre Hall, with a scholarship presentation for Art, Arts Management and Design Arts majors 3 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
The Green Bay Film Society’s International Film Series continues this week with a screening of the 2012 German film “Measuring the World,” a fictionalized account of Alexander von Humboldt’s and Carl Friedrich Gauss’ travels and their attempts to “measure the world” in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. The film is free and open to […]
A number of UWGB student, alumni and faculty artworks have been selected for the highly competitive 2016 Wisconsin Artists Biennial exhibition at the Museum of Wisconsin Art (MOWA) in West Bend. UWGB students are Michael Arendt, graphite and carbon drawing; Alex Hopkins, archival pigment print; Gena Selby, etching and Katelyn Smits, etching. Alumni exhibitors include […]
Faculty member Daniel J. Meinhardt will speak at 7 p.m. next Wednesday (Dec. 16) in the Christie Theatre of the University Union. His topic will be “The Spectrum of Sex: A Personal Journey from Curious Scientist to Activist Artist.” Meinhardt is a board member of the Fox Valley group Positive Voice (http://www.pvinc.org/), which supports the […]
A colleague calls our attention to the work of Brittanie Bondie, a recent MFA graduate of the University of Florida in photography, who is spending the academic year as artist-in-residence at UW-Green Bay through generous support from the 1923 Fund. Bondie is teaching and working on a new creative project using the light of the […]
The Lawton Gallery’s annual juried art exhibition is open to any student enrolled at UW-Green Bay. Consisting solely of student work in a variety of media, the recent exhibition was guest juried by Kendra Bulgrin, director of the James May Gallery in Algoma. All Lawton Gallery events are free and open to the public. Click […]
The re-creation of the ancient processing technique of turning flax to linen will be a topic of UW-Green Bay’s next After Thoughts presentation of the 2015-16 season. UW-Green Bay Associate Professor of Medieval History and Archeology, Heidi Sherman, and Associate Professor of Fiber Arts, Alison Gates, will present “The Flax Project” Tuesday, Nov. 3, in […]
In UW-Green Bay’s Studio Arts Lab 112, jewelry artist Barbi Gossen feverishly sketched, etched, sanded and soldered her intricate creations into the 2015 Alumni Awards. Gossen was the artist commissioned to create the awards in this 50th Anniversary year.
The teaching faculty of UW-Green Bay have been invited to exhibit art at the Neville Public Museum in co-celebration of the museum’s 100th anniversary and the University’s 50th. The anniversary art show will run from Jan. 22 to March 13, 2016 on the mezzanine of the museum. Participating faculty are Kristy Deetz, Sarah Detweiler, Carol […]