Works of painting, printmaking, graphic design, sculpture, ceramics, metalsmithing, glass, furniture making, papermaking, photography, digital media, video, and performance will fill the temporary galleries of the Chazen Museum of Art for the Art Department Faculty Quadrennial Exhibition 2016. Mounted every four years since 1974, the exhibition features recent work from current and past faculty and affiliates of the art department.
The forty participants in Quadrennial 2016 are working artists, teachers, and mentors to undergraduate and graduate students. This exhibition highlights the extraordinary talent and broad scope of the department. Often ranked among the best in the nation, the UW–Madison Art Department has a distinguished history of providing exceptional education in the visual arts within the context of a major research university and a vibrant intellectual community.