Weya Women Artists from Eastern Zimbabwe

By Estella Lauter The October UU Gallery exhibit comes all the way from Africa via the Zimbabwe Artists Project (ZAP), a non-profit organization that grew out of student trips sponsored by Lewis and Clark College in Oregon. ZAP supports Weya women artists by buying art directly from them and selling...

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Cryptic Messages

Christy Kelly-Bentgen: An Eclectic Mix

Having spent most of her career as an art teacher, Christy Kelly-Bentgen has experimented with a wide variety of media and techniques. Beginning with a BFA in painting, she later moved into ceramics, weaving and collage. Now she describes herself as a mixed-media artist using “whatever it takes” to translate...

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Crane by Dan Eggert

Photographer Dan Eggert Exhibits in UU Gallery

The UU Gallery is excited to feature photographs by Dan Eggert for the month of June. Dividing his time between Door County, Wisconsin and the wonderland of Lake Tahoe, California, freelance photographer Dan Eggert is in constant movement—always exploring, traveling, and striving to capture life’s unexpected moments. Photography has been...

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Mosaics for May in the UUFDC Gallery

By Estella Lauter Joseph Kaftan received his BA from UW-Madison and later studied graphic design at The American University. He has worked as a graphic designer in Green Bay and Seattle. He currently works from mosaic studios in Seattle and Door County. Kaftan is a kayak guide/instructor and fisherman. Thus,...

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