‘365 Artists 365 Days Project’ connects students with artists across the globe

The 365 Artists 365 Days Project – created by WEAC Region 3 member Frank Juarez of Sheboygan North High School – highlights contemporary artists from across the globe through an online interview platform. Since its inception in 2014, it has introduced artists on a daily basis via online and social media. To date, the 365 Artists 365… Read More ‘365 Artists 365 Days Project’ connects students with artists across the globe

Frank Juarez joins the National Art Education Foundation Board of Trustees

I am happy to announce that in 2018, I begin my term as a new member of the National Art Education Foundation (NAEF) Board of Trustees. As a past recipient of the Mary McMullan Grant Fund for the Midwest Artist Studios Project (2015), I understand how important it is to support art educators, best practices,… Read More Frank Juarez joins the National Art Education Foundation Board of Trustees

Announcement: Frank Juarez selected to be a keynote speaker at the Illinois Art Education Association Conference

One of my professional goals this year has been to become a keynote speaker at an art education conference. This is one way I can give back to a profession that is dear to my heart.  I have been given the opportunity to present to a group of art educators at the upcoming Illinois Art… Read More Announcement: Frank Juarez selected to be a keynote speaker at the Illinois Art Education Association Conference

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

DIY Gallery: A Deeper Look into the 365 Artists 365 Days Project Goes National

I am happy to announce that I will be presenting on a project that I founded in 2014 called the 365 Artists 365 Days Project. This project is a collaborative project between the Frank Juarez Gallery and Zina Mussman and Rachel Quirk of Greymatter Gallery. What started as a one-year project grew into a two-year… Read More DIY Gallery: A Deeper Look into the 365 Artists 365 Days Project Goes National

Introducing SchoolArts Magazine 2016 Contributing Editors

I am happy to announce that I have joined SchoolArts Magazine as one of their contributing editors. SchoolArts is a national art education magazine committed to promoting excellence, advocacy, and professional support for educators in the visual arts. I was introduced to this magazine via social media and I liked what I was seeing and reading.… Read More Introducing SchoolArts Magazine 2016 Contributing Editors