UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
October 12, 2017-- Canadian collage artist, writer, curator, and podcast host Danielle Krysa is the fall 2017 Walker D. and Helen Bryant Wyman Visiting Professor in Art at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Krysa will present a free public lecture, “Full Circle,” on Monday, Oct. 23, at 5 p.m. in 222 North Hall.
Krysa has a BFA in visual arts from The University of Victoria and a post-grad in design from Sheridan College. She is the writer/curator behind the contemporary art site, The Jealous Curator, found at www.thejealouscurator.com/blog/.
Krysa has curated shows from Washington D.C. to Los Angeles, San Francisco to Toronto. In 2014, she published two books, “Creative Block” and “Collage.” Her third book, “Your Inner Critic Is A Big Jerk,” was released in October 2016. She has also presented at TEDx, PIXAR, Creative Mornings, CreativeLive, and was interviewed for several video segments on oprah.com. She hosts the podcast “Art for Your Ear,” which is available through iTunes and her website.
The Jealous Curator has been featured by Oprah Magazine, The Huffington Post, Fast Company, Brain Pickings, Frankie Magazine, InsideOut Magazine, Flow Magazine, Apartment Therapy, Glamour Paris, and more.
During her week-long visit, Krysa will conduct workshops with UW-River Falls art students addressing their “inner critic,” visual prompts and collage making.
For more information, call the Art Department at 715-425-3266 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.