Artist Talks and Curator Talks 

Join curators and artists for an inspiring forum of conversation as they discuss their work and their journey of experiences.
Artist Talk with Jeffrey Stenbom
Saturday, November 13 I 2:00

“I feel art is not meant to fix problems, but to make others aware that they exist.”–Jeffrey Stenbom

Exhibiting Glass artist Jeffrey Stenbom discusses his deployment to Iraq with the United States Army, and
how these experiences as a soldier have impacted and inspired his creative work in glass. Free for members, no advanced registration required.

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Artist Talk with Jeremy Popelka and Stephanie Trenchard
Saturday, November 27 I 2:00

Exhibiting Glass artists Jeremy Popelka and Stephanie Trenchard discuss their bodies of work as well as the glass art community of Door County, Wisconsin. Free for members, no advanced registration required.

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Virtual Artist Talk with Beth Lipman and Jon Clark
Wednesday, December 1 I 7:00

Exhibiting Glass artists Beth Lipman and Jon Clark share stories of their interwoven experiences in the glass community as well as the value of mentorship in the glass community. Streamed live on Facebook and YouTube.

 

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Artist Talk with Eóin Breadon
Saturday, December 4 I 2:00

Exhibiting Glass artist Eóin Breadon discusses the Celtic influences of his work; his current position as University Wisconsin–River Falls Art Department Chair; and his efforts to rethink a student education that marries business and artistic practices. Free for members, no advanced registration required.

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Expert Talk | Wisconsin and Sixty Years of Studio Glass with Jan Mirenda Smith
Saturday, January 15, 2022 I 2:00

Jan Mirenda Smith, Board member for the Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass and co-chair of the International Year of Glass in the United States, kicks off the International Year of Glass 2022 by discussing the history of glass in Wisconsin and her unique involvement in forging that path. Free for members, no advanced registration required.

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Artist Talks and Curator Talks are free with membership. Become a member today!

Questions? Contact Ally Wilber at 262-247-2270 or awilber@wisconsinart.org