Tag: Art

Work by Deetz, Emmons selected for ‘Wisconsin Triennial’ at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art

Art and Design Prof. Kristy Deetz and Prof. Emerita Carol Emmons are two of 37 artists selected for the 2016 Wisconsin Triennial at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. They were chosen from more than 600 artists. This is Deetz’s second consecutive appearance in the Triennial, and Emmons’s eighth selection. Deetz is exhibiting work from […]

Exhibit featured alumni art

Art faculty chair Sarah Detweiler organized an exhibition “Renegade, Low Brow & Outsider Art,” at Arketype, Thursday, Sept. 15. The exhibition featured local artist Mark Woosencraft and the late Wesley Willis —a key figure in the history of punk music in the United States and the history of the punk scene in Green Bay. The exhibit […]

Emmons work displayed at UW-Milwaukee

Carol Emmons, professor emerita (Art & Design) is one of 11 alumni of UW-Milwaukee to be selected for an exhibition of sculpture featuring UWM emeritus sculpture professors and students. The exhibition runs in the Arts Center Gallery from Sept. 16 to Nov. 3. Emmons is showing a new installation piece entitled Cosmogony 2.2, one of a […]

50th anniversary art mural dedication

On Wednesday, August 24 (Convocation Day), UW-Green Bay will be holding an art mural dedication and ice cream social to celebrate the 50th anniversary. Alumnus Beau Thomas, the mural artist, will speak about the project, along with Kari Moody, UWGB Director of Alumni Relations, and Chancellor Gary Miller. The event will take place from 1 […]

Prof. Meinhardt presents his artwork at Jabberwock Gallery

Prof. Daniel Meinhardt (Human Biology and Women’s and Gender Studies) will have a mobile on display at The Jabberwock Art Gallery in Algoma, beginning Aug. 5. The show is called “The Mobiles Show.” His art (as well as that of other faculty and UW-Green Bay graduates) will also be on display at The ARTgarage, August […]

Faculty note: Gates displays work in Skokie exhibit

Associate Professor and Chair of the UW-Green Bay Art Program, Alison Gates, has secured work in the Nixie Gallery, Skokie, Ill. Her creation, “Alison Gates: The Aunt Martha Mash-Ups” is a solo exhibition of 22 hand-embroidered images, and is on display now up until the end of June. The mash-ups include several unexpected pairings of […]

Beau Thomas completes murals at UWGB, Downtown Green Bay

Just yesterday, UWGB alumnus and artist Beau Thomas put the finishing touches on a long-awaited mural exhibited on the exterior of the studio arts building (dedication plans are in the making). The mural was a special project supported by the 50th Anniversary Committee. Thomas continues work on what will be the largest mural in downtown […]