Tag: Art and Design

Process Art Pur Sang: Artwork by Chrisje Sanders comes to Sheboygan Campus in June

Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Fine Arts Gallery, invites the community to see its latest art exhibit, Process Art Pur Sang: Artwork by Chrisje Sanders. There will be a special artist reception on Friday, June 7, 2019 from 6 p.m. from 8 p.m. Sanders migrated from Helmond, The Netherlands to the United […]

2019 Student Nominated Teaching Award winners

The Student Nominated Teacher Award is an effort of the Instructional Development Council and Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning that recognizes excellent teaching from a student perspective. This year, the committee changed the administration of the award to reflect the breadth and diversity of outstanding teaching that is taking place on this […]

Ceramic students have fun and fiery end to the semester

Intro to ceramics students raku firing.

Students in Introduction to Ceramics (Art 230) ended the semester with a raku firing on Thursday (May 9, 2019). Raku is a glazing technique in which pieces are removed still-glowing hot from the kiln and shut in combustible material to create unpredictable glaze effects from the temperature shock, smoke and oxygen deprivation.  Each student chose […]

Nearly 200 Green Bay East High School students experience the arts at UW-Green Bay

Green Bay East High School Arts Open House at UWGB, on the set of Julius Caesar - April 29, 2019

Nearly 200 students from the Fine Arts Institute at Green Bay East High School joined UW-Green Bay for an Arts Open House — a day of interactive breakout sessions and a special performance of the play Julius Caesar, April 29, 2019. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the UWGB College of Arts Humanities […]

‘Empty Bowls’ Raises $1,000+ for Paul’s Pantry

Empty Bowls

Art Agency, UW-Green Bay’s arts advocacy student organization, sold more than 100 bowls at its annual Empty Bowls fundraiser held last Wednesday (April 17, 2019). The event raised upwards of $1,000, which the organization plans to donate to Paul’s Pantry. Each bowl was handmade by students and was sold with soup or chili donated for […]

Wisconsin Visual Artists Award of Merit: 2019 Senior Art Exhibition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 17, 2019 Contact: Emma Hitzman, Curator of Art 920-465-2916; hitzmane@uwgb.edu Wisconsin Visual Artists Award of Merit: 2019 Senior Art Exhibition Green Bay, Wis.—The NE Chapter of Wisconsin Visual Artists announced Awardsof Merit to UW-Green Bay students Maureen Mercier (sculptures), Ebanie Schmidt (textiles) and Sunshine Tourtillott (photography). The prizes consist of a […]

Empty Bowls charitable fundraiser is tomorrow (Wednesday, April 17)

Art Agency students prepared beautiful handmade stoneware bowls in preparation for their annual Empty Bowls fundraising event, in Phoenix C, Wednesday, April 17 from 11:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. or until the bowls and soup are sold-out. The $10 bowls are available for sale at the event along with chili or soup donated by local […]

Reminder: Senior Art Exhibition at Lawton Gallery though Thursday, April 25

The 2019 Senior Art Exhibition will be on display in the Lawton Gallery, located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall, through Thursday, April 25, 2019. This exhibition includes artwork by art and design students of senior status created throughout their undergraduate careers. The Lawton Galley is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn more.

Tonight: ‘The Art of Robert Rauschenberg,’ a pre-show lecture

“The Art of Robert Rauschenberg,” a pre-show lecture by Assistant Prof. Sam Watson (Art and Design), will be tonight, Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 6 p.m. at the Fine Arts Theatre at the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus. This event is free and open to the public. This pre-show lecture will take ahead of a performance […]