Tag: Arts and Visual Design

Snow in May?

Art students with their inflatable plastic snowman

Don’t panic Wisconsin winter warriors, this snowperson is the creation of 16 Design Arts and Art majors, who worked collaboratively on a final project for Introduction to 3-Dimensional Design class. Blizzard Evelyn was the inspiration for the final subject matter. The technical requirements: be constructed completely out of the plastic sheeting and duct tape provided, […]

Making Arts Matter student organization spends time in advocacy

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 […]

Film Society, Humanities, partner to show ‘Cameraperson’ Feb. 21

The Green Bay Film Society together with UW-Green Bay Humanities will present a free screening of award-winning documentary film “Cameraperson,” this Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the Neville Public Museum. Kirsten Johnson’s film is a tapestry of footage captured over her twenty-five-year career as a documentary cinematographer. Through a series […]

Faculty note: Prof. Rosewall publications

UW-Green Bay Prof. Rosewall (Arts Management) announces two publications: Arts and Cultural Management: Primary and Critical Sources (Bloomsbury) will be released Dec.14. “Arts in the 21st Century: Change and Challenge” will be published in the December edition of Cultural Management: Science and Education. She currently sits on the International Scientific Committee of this journal. Professor […]

Artist Talk by Jason Rohlf, Oct. 19

Artist Jason Rohlf, a Milwaukee native who has been making work in Brooklyn, NY, since 1999, will lead an Artist Talk in Studio Arts, Room 411, Thursday, Oct. 19 at 11 a.m. Rohlf visits UW-Green Bay on the occasion of his upcoming solo show “Kismet” at the Tory Folliard Gallery in Milwaukee. His bright, textured […]

Professors Gates and Watson to address gender roles using images

In a free event at the Neville Public Museum on Tuesday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m., Prof. Alison Gates and Assistant Prof. Sam Watson (Art and Design) will examine how gender is constructed through images and what images reinforce gender roles or transgress society’s expectations of gender performance. The event is open to the public. […]

UW-Green Bay students make voices heard on pending cuts to the arts

President Trump proposes cuts for funding to the Arts. UW-Green Bay students in Prof. Ellen Rosewell’s (Art and Design) class are trying to make their voices heard. Wearegreenbay.com visited campus and interviewed Rosewell and student Claire Kitzerow. “The biggest argument that I have for saving the National Endowment of the Arts is that eliminating the […]

UW-Green Bay’s Kristy Deetz (Art) receives ‘Excellence in Teaching’ Award

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Art (painting and drawing) Professor Kristy Deetz received the 2016 Southeastern College Art Conference (SECAC) Award for Excellence in Teaching. She was presented with the award in October at the annual awards luncheon in Roanoke, Virginia, during the 72nd meeting of SECAC. The highly competitive award is made in recognition of outstanding […]

UW-Green Bay’s Thomas, Konshak win student ‘ADDYs’

Two UW-Green Bay students, Beau Thomas and Sam Konshak, won Student ADDY awards at the Fox River Ad Club’s annual ADDY Awards event that took place in February. All educational institution students in Northeast Wisconsin and the Fox Cities were eligible to submit to the ADDYs. Of the six student ADDYs awarded this year, UW-Green Bay students took […]

Just our type: Exhibit highlights artistry, history

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The Hamilton Wood Type show at the Lawton Gallery was over a year and a half in the making, began Museum Director, Jim Moran in his pre- art opening presentation Thursday afternoon (Sept. 10). He addressed a roomful of students, faculty, staff, retirees, and alumni, acknowledging the combined efforts of UW-Green Bay Graphic Design Prof. […]