The brooch show
Juried Brooch Show
August 1st – September 27th
Opening Reception August 1, 6-9pm – Awards presented at 7:30
RAC (Racine Arts Council Board) is proud to present its 2nd Annual Juried Brooch Show. This years awards juror is Yevgeniya Kaganovich. Kaganovich is a Belarus born, Milwaukee, Wisconsin based artist, whose hybrid practice encompasses Jewelry and Metalsmithing, sculpture and installation. Yevgeniya has received a Masters of Fine Arts form the State University of New York at New Paltz and a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Metal/Jewelry from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her work has received a number of awards and has been published widely. Currently Yevgeniya is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Art and Design at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee heading a thriving Jewelry and Metalsmithing Area with a graduate and undergraduate program.
Exhibiting artists are Andrew Kuebec — Aric Verrastro — Beth Dary — Candace Hoffmann — Darcelle Matus — David Gauna — Devon Matlock — Ethan Eichstedt-Anderson — Galatea Kontos — Gretchen Yeov — Hannah Helton — Jason Laux — Jason Thomson — Jessica Armstrong — Joseph Church — Joshua Kosker — Kathleen Laybourn — Kelly Novak — Kelly Witte — Kimberly Winkle — Lena Reifinger — Lisa Bigalke — Marissa Guthrie — Mary Hanneman — Melis Agabigum — Melody Bigalke — Neta Ron — Nicole David — Nicole Jacquard — Sarah Truett — Stephanie Brohman — Stephanie Voegele, Susan M. Sorenson and Vincent Pontillo-Verrastro.
Vincent Pontillo-Verrastro – brooch – pipeline copper, fox fur, sterling silver 2013 – Indiana University.
Vincent Pontillo-Verrastro – bubblegum brooch
Regeneration brooch – Jessica Armstrong
The Racine Arts Council - RAC ArtSpace Gallery
316 Sixth Street, Racine
WI 53402 (USA)