February 27, 2014
The Trace + Gestures Print Exchange Portfolio will be on display in the Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery from February 20- April 17, 2014.
The portfolio includes 19 international artists and was organized by Nichole Maury and Patricia Villalobos of Western Michigan University’s Frostic School of Art.
January 9, 2014
This year a student curatorial team of BFA Print majors and advanced printmedia students curated the yearly printmaking exhibition. This year’s exhibition title is:
What is black, white and read all over…
The exhibition will be on view from Jan. 9 – 23, 2014
Curatorial team hard at work in December!
November 5, 2013
Performance on October 31, 2013 at the Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, with Students: M’Bwende Anderson, Allison Walker, Erica Barajas, Andres Searl and Anna Marshall
November 4, 2013
Michael performing with (from left to right) M’Bwende Anderson, Allison Walker, Erica Barajas, Andres Searl and Anna Marshall
November 4, 2013
Talking to students taking part in the two-day workshop
September 16, 2013
Michael Schneider | Visiting Artist
October 30 – 31, 2013
Lecture, Oct. 31, 2013, Richmond Center for Visual Arts Room 2008, 5:30 p.m.
Michael Schneider studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna and at the Tokyo University of the Arts in Japan. Since 1990 he has worked intensively in the techniques of the woodcut and Holzdrucks.
Schneider has exhibited extensively in Europe, Japan, Korea, Canada and the USA. His work was included in “100 Years of Japanese Woodblock Print” where he was the only European artist included. He has been involved in non-traditional approaches to printmaking including performance, installation and sound as an extension of his printmaking practice. He is co-founder of IM:PRINT, a peer-reviewed international academic magazine with a focus on prints.
He currently teaches as a faculty member of the University of Applied Arts, Institute of Fine Arts and Media Art, Department of Graphic Art and Printmaking, Vienna, Austria.
March 19, 2013
Students and faculty from the Frostic School of Art will be attending the Southern Graphics Council International conference in Milwaukee from March 20-23, 2013.
TRACE + GESTURES
Patricia Villalobos and Nichole Maury, Professors of printmaking at the Frostic School of Art, will be exhibiting an exchange portfolio at SGCI which they organized with 19 artists from the US and abroad. The portfolio will be on view March 20-23. Reception is Friday, March 21, 5-8 pm.
Grey Matter Gallery
207 e. buffalo st.
milwaukee, wi 53202
Trace, by Claudia Sbrissa
February 25, 2013
Mike Sims, of the Lawrence Lithography Workshop, met with advanced printmaking students at the Frostic School of Art on Thursday, Feb. 21
February 21, 2013
We are honored to have a fantastic alumni of WMU on site this week, Mike Sims, of The Lawrence Lithography Workshop.
On view are approximately 70 prints from TLLW. Some of the artist included are: Nick Bubash, Peregrine Honig, Tom Huck, Luis Jimenez, John Newman, Ed Paschke, Jaune Quick-To-See Smith, Roger Shimomura, Robert Stackhouse, Akio Takamori, and Ted Waddell, and others. Prints from the early days of the shop to the very recent are included in the show. The show runs from February 21st through March 22nd.
Mike will be giving a public lecture about his history as an artist, entrepreneur, and master printer this THURSDAY, FEB. 21, at 5:30, in Room 2008 of the Richmond Center for Visual Arts.
February 7, 2013
Students focus on transforming their deconstructed objects into sculpture and finalizing the installation.