Displaying items by tag: art - Lakeland College - Lakeland College http://lakeland.edu Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:26:13 -0500 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-us Presnell-Weidner's work honored http://lakeland.edu/lakeland-college-blog/presnell-weidner-s-work-honored http://lakeland.edu/lakeland-college-blog/presnell-weidner-s-work-honored Presnell-Weidner's work honored

Lakeland’s faculty members continue to be recognized for their talents.

Denise Presnell-Weidner, associate professor of art, recently had two pieces accepted into competitive exhibitions.

“Water Ripple #2,” an ink monotype, was accepted into “Expanding Borders: ONU Regional Art Exhibition,” which will run Sept. 28-Oct. 31 at the Strickler Gallery on the campus of Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Ill. The exhibition will feature work from artists living in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri and Kentucky.

Presnell-Weidner will also have a painting, “Meandering Reflections,” in “Bold Expressions 2014,” a nationally competitive exhibition being held Sept. 30-Oct. 25 at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center in Carmichael, Calif.


Meandering Reflections











BarthP [AT] lakeland [DOT] edu (Pete Barth) Lakeland College Blog Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Lakeland artists shine http://lakeland.edu/lakeland-college-blog/lakeland-artists-shine http://lakeland.edu/lakeland-college-blog/lakeland-artists-shine Self-drawing by Katie LaPlaunt

Lakeland's art community had a strong showing at the opening reception and awards ceremony for the Alive in the Arts at the Plymouth Arts Center. The Lakeland College community was well represented with a total of 11 works of art from the following students or grads:

  • Sally Carson- photograph
  • Tyler Holman- sculpture
  • Katie LaPlaunt- drawing
  • Brent Villarreal- lithograph
  • Renjie Zhou- pastel
  • Marie Hetzel- colored pencil

Also represented were three paintings by associate professor of art Bill Weidner and one painting and one lithograph by Associate Professor of Art Denise Presnell-Weidner. Weidner won an Award of Merit for Hershey's Last Meal, an acrylic on illustration board. Presnell-Weidner won an Award of Merit for Annual Anarchy, an oil on canvas.

The exhibition runs through August 1.

BarthP [AT] lakeland [DOT] edu (Pete Barth) Lakeland College Blog Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0500