Artist Talk with Lydia Dildilian taking place on Thursday, May 9

An Artist Talk with Lydia Dildilian will take place on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 4 p.m. in the Lawton Gallery, located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall. In 2018 she was awarded an artist in residence at the UW-Green Bay, employing much of the past year avidly developing a new body of work dealing with the human perception of physical spaces. Dildilian’s exhibit “Into the Fray: A Journey Through Ambient Space” is on display in the Lawton Gallery from Thursday, May 2 through Thursday, May 16, 2019. The opening reception is Thursday, May 2 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Learn more

‘Into the Fray: A Journey Through Ambient Space’ opening reception on Thursday, May 2

The opening reception of “Into the Fray: A Journey Through Ambient Space” will take place on Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Lawton Gallery, located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall. “Into the Fray” is an exhibition of paintings and drawings by current artist-in-residence Lydia Dildilian exploring human perception of time and space through landscape. A scholarship award ceremony will take place at 5 p.m. The exhibition will be up at the Lawton Gallery through Thursday, May 16, 2019. The Lawton Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Wisconsin Visual Artists Award of Merit: 2019 Senior Art Exhibition

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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 gift of $100 and a year’s membership in the Wisconsin Visual Artists (WVA) organization.

WVA is a not-for-profit membership-based organization made up of visual artists working in a wide variety of media along with supporters of Wisconsin Art. It is united to advance opportunities and services for artists and the general public. It is committed to the importance and value of art and its creation in our society.

Since 2010, the NE Chapter of WVA has awarded a yearly prize for outstanding student artwork on the college level. This is not a scholarship, but a recognition of the caliber of their art itself and a means of encouragement for graduates to continue their work in the visual arts.
Find out more about WVA at www.wisconsinvisualartists.com

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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.

Reminder: Senior Art Exhibition Opening Reception on Saturday (April 13)

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 13 through Thursday, April 25, 2019. The Lawton Galley is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn more.

Wood Lawton Gallery Show

Photos: ‘나무 (Wood)’ Art Opening

The UW-Green Bay Lawton Gallery welcomed campus and the community to the opening reception of  “나무 (Wood): Explorations in Woodworking,” Thursday, March 7, 2019. The exhibition features wooden sculptures and furniture by Minkyu Lee and Mark Sauter. In their remarks, Lee and Sauter explained the show celebrates a new Introduction to Woodworking and Furniture Design course the two will co-teach this fall. The exhibition will be open from Thursday, March 7, 2019 through March 28, 2019 and can be viewed during the gallery’s hours of operation: Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visit the Lawton Gallery webpage for more information.

The Lawton Gallery has more photos of this exhibition on facebook.

Click to advance slideshow or view the album on Flickr.

3/8/2019 - '나무 (Wood)' Art Opening

– Photos by Kimberly Vlies, Marketing and University Communication

‘나무 (Wood): Explorations in Woodworking’ opening reception set for Thursday (Mar. 7)

The opening reception for ‘나무 (Wood): Explorations in Woodworking’ will be taking place on Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Lawton Gallery, located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall building. The exhibit will be featuring wooden sculptures and furniture by Minkyu Lee and Mark Sauter. The exhibition will be open from Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019 through Thursday, Mar. 28, 2019 and can be viewed during the gallery’s hours of operation: Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn more.

Faculty Art Exhibition in the Lawton Gallery

Photos: Faculty Art Exhibition at Lawton Gallery

Here’s your chance to see some fantastic work by talented faculty from all four UW-Green Bay campuses. The exhibit runs through Feb. 28, 2019, with work by:

Kayla Bauer
Toni Damkoehler
Sarah Detweiler
Lydia Dildillian
Alison Gates
Jason Houge
Minkyu Lee
Berel Lutsky
Danica Oudeans
Ellen Rosewall
Mark Sauter
Gena Selby
Christine Style
Tom Uebelherr
Lisa Wicka

Click to advance slideshow or view the album on Flickr.

Faculty Art Exhibition 2019

– Photos by Liesl Sigourney, Marketing and University Communication

‘나무 (Wood): Explorations in Woodworking’ exhibition coming to UW-Green Bay’s Lawton Gallery on Thursday, Mar. 7

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Lawton Gallery is proud to present “나무(Wood): Explorations in Woodworking,” featuring wooden sculptures and furniture by Minkyu Lee and Mark Sauter. The opening reception will take place on Thursday, March 7, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Lawton Gallery, located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall building. The exhibition will be open from Thursday, March 7, 2019 through March 28, 2019 and can be viewed during the gallery’s hours of operation: Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

For more information, contact Emma Hitzman at hitzmane@uwgb.edu or Kayla Bauer at bauerk@uwgb.edu.

About the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is a comprehensive public institution offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs to nearly 8,000 students with campus locations in Green Bay, Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan. Established in 1965 on the border of Green Bay, the University and its campuses are centers of cultural enrichment, innovation and learning. The Green Bay campus is home to one of the Midwest’s most prolific performing arts centers, a nationally recognized 4,000-seat student recreation center, an award-winning nine-hole golf course and a five-mile recreational trail and arboretum, which is free and open to the public. This four-campus University transforms lives and communities through student-focused teaching and research, innovative learning opportunities, powerful connections and a problem-solving approach to education. UW-Green Bay’s main campus is centrally located, close to both the Door County resort area and the dynamic economies of Northeast Wisconsin, the Fox Valley region and the I-43 corridor. UW-Green Bay offers in-demand programs in science, engineering and technology; business; health, education and social welfare; and arts, humanities and social sciences. For more information, visit www.uwgb.edu.

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Reminder: Faculty Exhibition at Lawton Gallery on display through Thursday, Feb. 28

The Faculty Exhibition at UW-Green Bay’s Lawton Gallery, located in the Theatre Hall building, will be running through Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. This exhibition features work by UW-Green Bay Art and Design faculty including for the first time faculty from the branch campuses — Manitowoc, Marinette and Sheboygan. The Lawton Gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.