Neville Museum to feature art by NWTC Artisan Center students

Monday March 12, 2018
Local student artists will be featured in an upcoming museum exhibit, and the public is invited to a reception to celebrate.
Art for All 2018 will be at the Neville Museum Green Bay March 17-June 3NWTC’s Artisan and Business Center is hosting an exhibition at the Neville Public Museum called “ART for ALL.” The exhibition will include pieces from the Artisan and Business Center Homeschool Art Program and East High Fine Arts Program. There will also be pieces from each studio, including Woodturning, Ceramics, Printmaking, Textiles, and Metals and Jewelry.
Beth Lemke, Executive Director of the Neville Public Museum, believes student art belongs with the professional and historical pieces that are also important to Northeast Wisconsin residents.
“I am personally excited as the ART for ALL exhibition focuses on student work from youth to adult artisans who have participated in art instruction at the center,” she said. “Focused on art instruction, the Artisan and Business Center at NWTC is filling a strong community demand and class participants are able to express their creativity through the arts.”
Suzanne Ritter, NWTC’s Artisan Center director, enthusiastically agrees.
“We are thrilled to partner with the Neville,” she said. “The beautiful, open space of the museum’s mezzanine provides us with an opportunity to showcase artistic works from many segments of our community. This year’s exhibition features a wide variety of pieces created by students and instructors of all ages and skill levels.”
The opening reception will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 20 at the Neville. Representatives of the Artisan and Business Center at NWTC will speak. Admission is free and light refreshments will be served. The exhibition itself runs from March 17 through June 3, 2018.
Exhibition dates: March 17, 2018 – June 3, 2018
Opening reception: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.
Neville Public Museum
210 Museum Place, Green Bay, WI 54303
Light refreshments will be served
Opening reception is free and open to the public
About the Artisan and Business Center:
The mission of the Artisan and Business Center at NWTC is to promote the production of art in the NWTC district as a means of fostering the creation of new job opportunities through the entrepreneurial model. The Artisan and Business Center wishes to promote the appreciation and awareness of art through collaborative partnerships in order to grow the creative economy within the NWTC district.

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