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Artdose Vol XXV now available online

We are thrilled to release our 25th issue of Artdose Art Guide. Artdose was started in Sheboygan in 2013 as a way to bridge smaller art communities in North East Wisconsin. Today, it continues to promote and connect the visual arts and artists across North East and South East Wisconsin. There are a lot of great art, exhibitions, and events happening over here.

Artdose is one way of bringing it to the forefront.  

Vol XXV issue features artist, Mary Bergs from Benton, WI. 

Image courtesy of the artist

Artdose VOL XXV would be not be possible without the continued support of the following: Art in Algoma: First FridayEighty Art & DesignLakeshore Art Supplies, LLCThe Pink Llama Gallery, and Riverwalk Art Center. 

This issue runs from January 1 – March 31, 2019.

New Additions

On the right side bar, you can visit our sponsors by clicking their name. In addition, you can also click on the artists’ names in our artist directory. 

Wondering what is happening this year? There is a countdown located on the right side bar, which will be used as a way to keep you informed on upcoming exhibitions and events. 

Artdose Art Guide and FRANK & CO have merged to offer your more art at your fingertips via Instagram.com/frankcompany and the FRANK & CO WI art e-newsletter


Artist Mary Bergs interviewed by Erika L. Block [link]

Distribution Sites [link]


Building Art Community:

Celebrating 10 Years of Local Visual Arts (2007-2017)


Retail Price: $15.00

This publication features a small sampling documenting various art-related activities sprinkled throughout our community. All images were submitted at the time of printing.

The perfect bound publication contains 80 pages of full-color images, testimonials, a dedicated section titled, “Artist Spotlight”, and a list of  where to buy original works of art.

Cover photo credit: Tom Ferguson.

Published by Artdose Art Guide, 2017.

Layout by Sally Carson.

Limited Quantity: 50

(Stock code: PHOTOBK2017)

Click here to purchase this publication.

June Art Happenings at Lakeshore Art Supplies

Art + Coffee with Erica Huntzinger

Saturday, June 10th, 10:30am – 12pm
FREE

Seating is limited.

Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC hosts a monthly Art + Coffee gathering at 1109 North 8th Street in Sheboygan. This social event is open to anyone interested in talking about art, recent exhibitions, articles, books, etc. Our monthly featured artist will be present to talk about their work. This event is free to attend. The coffee is generously provided by our friends at Paradigm Coffee and Music.

Adult Coloring Club!

Thursday, June 15th, 6pm-8pm

$5.00

Seating is limited. 

Join us for another fun night of coloring and conversation at Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC! Five bucks is all it takes to buy yourself a few hours of creativity and relaxation. Light refreshments will be served. Materials provided, or you may bring your own. Participants will also receive 20% off one non-sale item during the event.

Sheboygan Visual Artists Golden Frame Awards

Please join the celebration! 
ON FINAL FRIDAY
May 26, 6-10 PM
1201 Erie Ave 


This is the Final Friday event the art community and  thirty-four exhibiting SVA artists are excited about.

This is the annual event that will reveal and celebrate the results of our guest juror’s selections.

Arrive early!

Cast a vote for your personal favorite piece of art. The artwork with the most votes wins the People’s Choice Award

Arrive early!

Try to successfully pick who  the winners will be.
Two Honorable Mentions, a 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Winner and THE BEST OF SHOW

Doors open at 6 PM

Awards Ceremony 7 PM

Live Music by the Mark Lawrence Trio
 

Admission and Snacks are free

Affordable beverages available

Dress: Casual, Classy or Creative

Special Open Gallery Hours:
June 2,3 10-5PM, June 4th, 10 AM-4 PM during the Northern Moraine Driving Tour 
sponsored by Plymouth Art Center


About the show and juror.

This annual SVA event, coordinated by Artist Steve Thimmig, continues to offer an upscale theme. And this year “The Golden Frame Award”, created by SVA Artist, Ray Hagerman, has taken center stage as the coveted award to win.
 
The “Best of Show” winner’s name will be added to the award but the trophy will stay in the gallery. In addition, there will be cash, awards, and ribbons given to 1st, 2nd, 3rd. –  two Honorable Mentions as well as the very important, “People’s Choice” Award that will be given to the artist deemed to be the best work in the show by visitor votes during the opening reception.

Distinguished guest juror Leslie Walfish, Art Curator of the Lawton Gallery and an Instructor in Arts Management at the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay. She previously served as the Curator and Director of the Edna Carlsten Gallery at the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point from 2015 – 2016 and was the Gallery and Collections Coordinator of the Wriston Art Galleries at Lawrence University from 2007 – 2015. Leslie received a Bachelors degree in Art History from James Madison University, a Masters degree in Art History from the University of Arizona and a Masters degree in Museum Studies from Johns Hopkins University. She has curated exhibitions and worked with artists from around the world. Her exhibitions utilize a variety of mediums, styles, and techniques that highlight diverse perspectives in the gallery.

For more information contact:
communications@sheboyganvisualartists.com

www.sheboyganvisualartists.com

New Issue Available Online, Artdose Art Guide Vol XVIII

We are happy to announce our newest issue of Artdose featuring works by Madison-based artist, Jenie Gao. We also welcome back contributing writer, Erika L. Block to Artdose. This issue has some exciting events/news ranging from the upcoming Plen Air event in Cedarburg to the Northern Moraine Spring Art Tour in Plymouth and Sheboygan, the opening of The Hub in Plymouth to the opening of the Frank Juarez Gallery in Milwaukee.

A huge thanks to our sponsors for their continued support: Cedarburg Artists Guild, The Pink Llama, Two Fish Gallery, Riverwalk Art Center, Global Arts Gallery, Frank Juarez Gallery, Material Studios & Gallery, Plymouth Arts Center, Seranya Studios Art Boutique, Eighty Art & Design, Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC, Liz Ann Lange Art, and The Sheboygan Visual Artists. 

To view this issue simply click the image below or click here.

Color Pop Exhibit at the Plymouth Arts Center

dangling-participle-24x18The Plymouth Arts Center & Gallery 110 North proudly present “Color Pop” Art Exhibit which runs from January 27 – March 17, 2017.  This exhibit features the artists Claudette Lee-Roseland and Jeanette Payne.  Color is important to both of this show’s artists.  Claudette Lee-Roseland’s abstract paintings use color to amuse, interest and inform the viewer through oils, acrylics and encaustic mediums.  Vibrant gemstone colors of anodized niobium pop in the jewelry of Jeanette Payne. You will be “warmed” by the visual of this show.  Our opening reception is Friday, January 27 from 4:30-7:30pm with an Artists’ Talk from 4:30-5pm.  This event is free & the public is welcomed.  

The exhibition is sponsored by Franz Backus and Justin and Kelly Webb/Sun Graphics.

Plymouth Arts Center is located at 520 E Mill St, Plymouth, WI 53073.