Season 2 of Bird in the Wings kicks-off with Executive and Artistic Director of the Weidner Center, Kelli Strickland, sitting down to chat with local artist and UW-Green Bay alumnus, Beau Thomas ’16. Listen as they take us through his journey from train graffiti and brushes with the law, to degrees in Art and Design, […]
In Warren Gerds’ columns this week… “In Sheboygan, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Fine Arts Gallery will present the exhibition “Process Art Pur Sang: Artwork by Chrisje Sanders.” According to a press release: An artist reception will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 7. Sanders migrated from Helmond, The Netherlands, to […]
UW-Green Bay student Ryan Rickaby and his father, Jon Rickaby, had winning entries in the 2019 Wisconsin wildlife and fish stamp design contest. See the story.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
The opening reception for the 2019 Senior Art Exhibition will take place on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 2 p.m. in the Lawton Gallery, located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall. This exhibition will include artwork by art and design students of senior status created throughout their undergraduate careers. The exhibition will be on display from Saturday, April […]
Daniel Keegan ’72 (Art) was ready for the opportunity to explore, experiment and create, and UW-Green Bay provided him with all of those opportunities. He says that the University gave him permission to be himself. The cultural leader, Keegan served as director for the Milwaukee Art Museum from 2008 to his retirement in 2016.
Prof. Emerita Carol Emmons (Art and Design) is presenting the lecture “Five Difficult Pieces: You Call That Art?” at the Trout Museum in Appleton on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 1 p.m. The talk is in conjunction with the “Guild Hall: An Adventure in the Arts” exhibition that features over 70 works by artists including […]
Prof. Kristy Deetz (Art and Design) has the art exhibition “Transitions” up in Las Vegas. “Transitions” is a collaborative exhibition by female artists and writers and is on display at the Left of Center Art Gallery. Read more.