Announcement: Frank Juarez, Keynote Speaker at the 2017 IAEA Conference

I am honored to be one of the keynote speakers for the upcoming Illinois Art Education Association (IAEA).  The title of my presentation is, “The Balance Between Art Educator, Artist, and Gallery Director”. This has been one of career goals. Thanks IAEA for making that a reality! For detailed information on this conference and IAEA… Read More Announcement: Frank Juarez, Keynote Speaker at the 2017 IAEA Conference

Skyping with Frank Juarez – DIY Gallery Project at Appleton Career Academy

Today I had the opportunity to meet the art students who will be curating their first exhibition at Global Arts Gallery, which will be featuring artists from Wisconsin. The artists were featured in the 365 Artists 365 Days Project with the exception of two invited artists. This exhibition is facilitated by Appleton art teacher, Elyse… Read More Skyping with Frank Juarez – DIY Gallery Project at Appleton Career Academy

A Frank Talk about the Business of Art at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts

Tonight I spoke at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fabric Arts in Cedarburg. I was invited by the Cedarburg Artists Guild to talk about the business of art focusing on how to approach a gallery, professionalism, and the right way to look for representation.  Here are some highlights from my presentation.  A gallery is… Read More A Frank Talk about the Business of Art at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts

A Frank Talk about the Business of Art in Cedarburg

A Frank Talk about the Business of Art April 27, 2016 from 6-8pm Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Art N50W5050 Portland Road Cedarburg, Wisconsin 53012 To register: contact Tammie Strause at tammie(at)thepinkllama(dot)com. Only $10 to attend.  Description: I will be presenting on the topics of approaching galleries, importance of professionalism, and what gallery owners… Read More A Frank Talk about the Business of Art in Cedarburg

Certainty and Doubt solo exhibition at Project Space 314

My solo show, “Certainty and Doubt” runs through May 15, 2016. Project Space 314 is located at 314 Watson Street, Ripon, Wisconsin 54971. Gallery hours are Tuesday – Friday 6-9pm, Saturday 12-4pm, and Sunday 6-9pm.  All works are available for purchase. I can be contacted at frankjuarezgallery(at)gmail(dot)com.  Here are some reception photos taken on April 8,… Read More Certainty and Doubt solo exhibition at Project Space 314

NAEA : Frank Juarez, 2016 Wisconsin Art Educator of the Year

On Friday, March 18th, I was amongst a great roster of dedicated art educators who were recognized during the 2016 Western Region Awards at the National Art Education Association Convention.  Founded in 1947, the National Art Education Association is the leading professional membership organization exclusively for visual arts educators. Shaping Human Potential: Members include elementary, middle, and… Read More NAEA : Frank Juarez, 2016 Wisconsin Art Educator of the Year

Video: Artist Frank Juarez. Filmed and directed by Zach Schramm.

This week Zach, senior, at Sheboygan North High created this awesome video for one of his class projects.  About the video: High school art teacher and artist Frank Juarez talks about how his involvement outside the classroom has made him a better teacher inside the classroom. Running time: 2:33 Check out other videos he filmed… Read More Video: Artist Frank Juarez. Filmed and directed by Zach Schramm.