A glimpse into local talent, this juried exhibition showcases work from artists residing throughout Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth counties, along with RAM members from outside the area. Racine and Vicinity Show 2021 features 99 pieces by 96 artists.
Of the 376 pieces submitted by 206 artists, only approximately one-quarter were chosen by juror Diana Bolander for this year’s exhibition. Bolander has been the curator at the Rahr-West Art Museum in Manitowoc, Wisconsin since 2018, and also served as curator at the Dennos Museum Center, Northwestern Michigan College and the Wright Museum of Art, Beloit College. She has an MA in Arts Management from the University of Oregon and a BA in History of Art and Studio Art from Michigan State University.
Artists in the Exhibition
Appleton: Gary Hanks; Brookfield: Janet Roberts; Burlington: Kathy Kerner, Gail M. Willart; Cedarburg: Patrick Doughman; Chicago, IL: Wallace Bowling, Julia Smith; Delavan: Jenny Knavel, Sandra Willard; Edgerton: Victoria Bein; Elkhorn: Dania Knotek; Evanston, IL: Marilyn Lucas; Kenosha: Dennis Bayuzick, Lisa Bigalke, Paul Brnak, Kim Duddridge, Dean Habegger, Don Hinrichs, Nate Hunter, Kathleen Laybourn, Diane Levesque, Bruce A. Niemi, Marilyn Propp, Bernice Serpe, Beth Tirol; Lake Forest, IL: Patricia Colby Gulbranson; Lake Geneva: Ken Cottingham, Caroll Pearson, Julie Sarton; Lake Mills: Gail Juszczak; Madison: Donald Friedlich; Milwaukee: Phyllis Bankier, Kristine Hinrichs, Tom Hoffman, Steve Misovy, Gary Warren Niebuhr, Dennis Robert, Baiba Rozite, Nick Schroeder; Mt. Pleasant: Jerrold Belland, Richard Berns, Sophia Chiodo, John Clazmer, Samira Gidisis, Harold Solberg; Nashotah: Alice Rossman; Oak Creek: Michael Gehrke; Oshkosh: Joye Moon; Racine: Regina Baker, Rebecca Bissi, Magda Bowen, Izzi Buikus, Agatha Elmes, Lisa Englander, Alexander Greiveldinger, Ann Henkes, Carl Hipp, Helene Holland, Toby Iwon-Prioletta, Suzanna Kadamian, Phillip Kongshaug, Jeff Kosmala, Jeff Logic, Deb Marett, Janet Mrazek, Kate Peterson, Thom PEtersen, Gabriela Pettit, Lance Raichert, Bill Reid, Phil Saxon, Vicki Truka Schmitz, Sue Smith, Susan M. Sorenson, Mason Swoger, Kelly Witte, Cynthia B. Woelfel, Jennifer Zygmunt; Shorewood: Patricia Bachhuber, Meghan Burke McGrath, Darlene Wesenberg Rzezotarski; St. Francis: Patricia Viesen; Sturtevant: Stafford Taylor, Courteney Timm; Union Grove: Deana Knutson, Larry Zamba; Waukegan: Tim Flynn; Waukesha: Paul Burmeister; Wauwatosa: Josh Anderson; Whitewater: Albert Benedict, Tonya Cameron, Jerod Cox, Christine B. Miller, Justin Scroggins; Wind Point: Catherine Gaspero; Woodstock, IL: Cary Gaspar