Juxtapostion Arts: Re-designing the Future

Kaleb Williams Through two plus decades Juxtaposition Arts has been a beacon for creative talent and a catalyst for community change in the North Minneapolis community. Dwelling on Emerson Ave and Broadway Ave, Juxtaposition Arts (known as JXTA) has been a hub for Northside young creatives to find their voice and passion while gaining valuableContinue reading “Juxtapostion Arts: Re-designing the Future”

United States Artists Announces 2023 USA Fellows

Forty-five unrestricted $50,000 fellowships awarded to artists working across ten disciplines. Submitted. Chicago, Illinois –  United States Artists (USA) is proud to announce its 2023 USA Fellows. This year, forty-five Fellows across ten creative disciplines will receive unrestricted $50,000 cash awards. The award honors their creative accomplishments and supports their ongoing artistic and professional development. USA Fellowships are awarded toContinue reading “United States Artists Announces 2023 USA Fellows”

Peninsula School of Art’s Artist-in-Residence is in Full Swing

Frank Juárez Last year the Peninsula School of Art piloted its artist-in-residence program with 6 artists from across the country. I came across this program by accident via social media. Last year around this time, I was in Door County for a weekend of relaxation. I happened to look through Instagram and saw that Sheboygan-basedContinue reading “Peninsula School of Art’s Artist-in-Residence is in Full Swing”

Diane Christiansen: Feeling Paint

Linda Marcus The “vibrations” emanating from Diane Christiansen’s paintings are palatable. The known, yet unknowable shapes and colors beckon the viewer to come closer and join in on the conversation. The Chicago based painter, singer and therapist says creating these linkages is vital not just to her art but to living. “That’s where I startContinue reading “Diane Christiansen: Feeling Paint”

Field Notes: Lawrence University Studio Art Faculty Show and newART III at newARTspace

On View: Lawrence University Studio Art Faculty Show Kohler Gallery  January 13 – March 10, 2023 An exhibition featuring recent works by the LU Studio Art faculty: Tony Conrad, Rob Neilson, Benjamin Rinehart, John Shimon, and Brittany Sievers On View: newART III January 13 – February 23, 2023 Featured artists: Cristian Andersson, of Appleton; Dennis Bauer,Continue reading “Field Notes: Lawrence University Studio Art Faculty Show and newART III at newARTspace”