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Students compete in annual art exhibit

Students compete in annual art exhibit

April 9, 2014

April 9, 2014 By Lauren Piek   A variety of student art projects will be on display during the annual Juried Art Competition Exhibit, from April 7 to 19 at the Crossman Gallery. Crossman Gallery Director Michael Flanagan said many art mediums are featured in the exhibit, such as paintings,...

Sitting Bull, queens, a truck: Warhol art arrives

Sitting Bull, queens, a truck: Warhol art arrives

February 26, 2014

Feb. 26, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus   It all started with a letter. Crossman Gallery Director Michael Flanagan said the Andy Warhol Foundation of New York City sent a letter to UW-Whitewater a few years ago offering a variety of color Polaroid pictures. Flanagan said he responded yes...

Student org funding finalized for 2014-15

November 20, 2013

Nov. 20, 2013 By Lucas Wimmer Every student who pays tuition at UW-Whitewater also pays Segregated University Fees, which is something that not all students might be aware of. A portion of every tuition payment is put toward these fees that fund student organizations. The organizations with...

Exhibit showcases BFA students’ work

Exhibit showcases BFA students’ work

May 8, 2013

  Bachelor of Fine Arts students will display their final senior project during the BFA Art Exhibit from 6 to 8 p.m. May 6 to 11 in the Crossman Gallery. In order to graduate with a BFA, students must go through two processes: an entry review and the upcoming final review. This semester,...

Crossman Gallery holds student competition

Crossman Gallery holds student competition

April 17, 2013

  Several students’ art is on display in the Crossman Gallery this week as they showcase their greatest work in an effort to win some money. The Juried Student Art Exhibition gives students’ outstanding work a chance to be viewed and admired by the community while also competing for a total...

Gallery highlights 35-year career

Gallery highlights 35-year career

February 13, 2013

  ‘Diverse’ work on display from former professor:   An annual exhibit in the Center of the Arts brings students and locals the chance to view a variety of ceramic works by alumni and professors of UW-Whitewater. This year’s show in particular seeks to honor a recent retiree...

Seniors’ artwork reviewed, displayed in Crossman Gallery

December 5, 2012

  Time is of the essence for this 2012 fall semester, and that means it is also time for senior reviews. For many students, the review is an opportunity to show off their best work whether that be a painting, sculpture, drawing, metal design or graphic design. Each senior sets up a display...

Art students ‘under pressure’ to meet BFA requirements

November 20, 2012

  There is a lot more to the Bachelor of Fine Arts program than just a fancy title. More credits, more shows, more focus and a lot more time to devote. To be in the BFA program, there are three major shows every student must participate in: entry, junior review and senior review. Within...

Art exhibit depicts the end of the world

October 17, 2012

  Devastation, wars, zombies and the end of the world are just a few themes in the new Crossman Gallery Exhibit. “This is the End My Friend: Visions of Post-Apocalyptic Worlds” opens today in the Crossman Gallery with a reception to honor the artists from 5-7 p.m. The exhibit will stay...

Artists tell stories of protest, labor

September 11, 2012

  “If the workers take a notion, we can stop all speeding trains. Every ship upon the ocean, we can tie with mighty chains. Every wheel in the creation, every mine and every mill, fleets and armies of all nations will, at our command, stand still.” These words were written to be sung in...

Historical photographs depict change

February 29, 2012

In light of Black History Month, the Crossman Gallery is paying tribute to the Civil Rights Movement by bringing an award-winning photographer and his photographs to UW-Whitewater. In 1964, Herbert Eugene Randall, Jr., was awarded the John Hay Whitney Fellowship for Creative Photography. Soon after rec...

Crossman Gallery exhibit to display contemporary ceramics

January 25, 2012

For the next month, the Crossman Gallery will be upholding a 42-year tradition at UW-Whitewater. The Ceramics Exhibition is featuring 17 artists from around the country, including a Whitewater resident. The exhibit is titled, “Utility in Contemporary Ceramics” which features tea sets, bowls,...

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