Professional Activities

2014

  • Queering The Precipice: Social Action/Spiritual Practice, portfolio participant, Max White – curator, Southern Graphics Council International Conference, San Francisco, CA

2013

  • COFAC Creates: Diversifying the Audience through Partnerships, panel member, 6th International Conference of the Inclusive Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark

2012

  • Crossing the Tigris, panel member, UW-La Crosse, La Crosse, WI
  • Arts on the Square, juror, Waupaca, WI

2011

  • Artists Training Artists: A Collaborative Report of Teaching and Learning Through the Arts, panel member, 8th Annual Conference of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Milwaukee, WI
  • Visiting Artist, presentation, University of Georgia, Studies Abroad Program, Cortona, Italy
  • Visiting Artist, printmaking demonstration and print production, Lawrence University, Appleton, WI
  • Arts on the Square, juror, Waupaca, WI

2010

  • Looking for Inspiration at the Crossroad of Orientation and the Church, presentation, 1st Annual International Conference on Fine and Performing Arts, Athens, Greece
  • On radical messages embedded in artists' books, panel member, Carleton College, Northfield, MN
  • On the nature of collaboration, co-presenter, Bergstrom-Mahler Museum, Neenah, WI

2009

  • Looking for Inspiration at the Crossroad of Orientation and the Church, presentation, 33rd Wisconsin Women’s Studies Conference, Madison, WI

2007

  • The book arts work of sailorBOYpress: the politics of content, presentation, 5th International Conference on the Book, Madrid, Spain

2006

  • Midwest Seasons, 19th annual national juried exhibition, juror, Center for the Visual Arts, Wausau, WI
  • Book Artists, panel member, Sewanee: The University of the South, Sewanee, TN

2005

  • Selected Artists' Books from the Printing and Graphic Arts Department, work presented in seminar for members of the ABC Conference, Houghton Library, Harvard, Cambridge, MA
  • Building/Renovating Art Spaces, presentation, International Council of Fine Arts Deans, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Artist-in-Residence, workshop, UW-Milwaukee and Woodland Pattern Book Center, Milwaukee, WI
  • Ettinger Book Artist Series, inaugural lecture, Golda Meir Library (UW-Milwaukee), Milwaukee, WI
  • Coalition of the Willing: Artists Exploring Controversial Topics during Volatile Times, panel member, Corcoran School of Art and Design, Washington, DC

2004

  • Guest artist, critique, Focal Point Camera Club, Stevens Point, WI

1999

  • Problem Solving as Related to Technology, presentation, International Conference for Education in the Arts, Auckland, New Zealand

1998

  • Rural Rembrandt Show, juror, Berlin, WI

1997

  • Defining Book Arts, presentation, Alexander House, Port Edwards, WI
  • One-of-a-kind-books, workshop, Alexander Middle School, Nekoosa, WI
  • Wisconsin Regional Art Program Exhibition, juror, Parkside Middle School, Wautoma, WI
  • National Association for Campus Activities Wisconsin Region Exhibition, juror, UWSP, Stevens Point, WI

1995

  • The Schism between Graphic Design and Other Studios, presentation, UWSP, Stevens Point, WI

1994

  • Graphic Design Delegation to the People’s Republic of China, presentation, Academy of Art, Beijing, PRC
  • Graphic Design Delegation to the People’s Republic of China, panel member, Polytechnic University, Kunming, PRC
  • On Drawing, editorial advisory board, Collegiate Press, Alta Loma, CA
  • Art after Work, presentation, Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN
  • Contemporary Photography History, presentation, Society of Photographers, Chattanooga, TN
  • Wilhelm von Gloeden and Censorship, presentation, Grace Episcopal Church, Chattanooga, TN

1993

  • Made in the Midwest: Walter Hamady's Students, the 6451 Press and its Influences on the Small Press Movement, portfolio participant, Caren Heft - curator, Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, WI
  • An Evening for Artists, critique, Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga, TN
  • Watercolor Wednesday, demonstration, Tennessee Watercolor Society, Chattanooga, TN
  • 19th Century Photographers, presentation, Society of Photographers, Chattanooga, TN

1992

  • Illustration, presentation, Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga, TN
  • Discovery Classroom, mural artist, Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga, TN
  • Book Binding, workshop, Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN

1991

  • The Artist’s Book, presentation, Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences, Chattanooga, TN
  • Contemporary Soviet Design, presentation, Design Forum, Washington, DC
  • Arts Critique, open critique, Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN
  • Book Design, presentation, Southeast Center for Education in the Visual Arts (UTC), Chattanooga, TN

1990

  • Works from sailorBOYpress, presentation, Society of Soviet Designers, Moscow, USSR
  • Design Education in the U.S., presentation, Society of Soviet Designers, Leningrad, USSR
  • The Governor’s School, regional juror, Chattanooga, TN
  • Poster Design, presentation, Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN

1989

  • (graphic) Design Excellence, panel member, UTC, Chattanooga, TN
  • The Figure in Perspective, presentation, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS
  • The Artist’s Journal, workshop, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS
  • Figure Drawing, workshop, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS

1988

  • Smoky Hill River Festival, juror, Salina, KS
  • Photography Exhibition and Young Artists Exhibition, juror, St. Louis Artists Guild, St. Louis, MO

1987

  • Art of the Mask, workshop, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS

1986

  • Lie But Light, portfolio participant, UW-Madison, Madison, WI

1985

  • Old Master Drawing: at Arm’s Length, workshop, Elvehjem Museum of Art, Madison, WI
  • Egg Tempera and Gouache, presentation and workshop, UW-Whitewater, Whitewater, WI