Week 2 at Ox-Bow

Hello,

This week I asked Carolyn Jonauskas, our fellowship student from Grand Valley State University, to interview our visiting artist Anders Ruhwald. I knew they would have a lot in common since they are both dealing with histories of decoration...

Week 1 at Ox-Bow

Summer 2011 is off to a running start! All of our full time staff and fellowship students worked hard to open up the cabins and spruce up the grounds for the first week of class. It has been great to see the familiar faces of students and faculty...

Register online!

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Use the online form to request registration beginning on March 28, 2011 at 8:30 AM, Central. Non-credit students can pay for the course by credit card at this time and for-credit students will make...

Creative Collectivity, Joe Jeffers

In early 2011 I had the pleasure of visiting Ox-Bow during a winter session attended by some twenty-odd young artists.  Some spent long hours pulling prints, while others used their time away from home to research models of intentional...

Winter Benefit, Feb. 18th!

The Winter Benefit will begin with hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and silent and live auctions of fantastic artwork by select friends, alumni, and faculty, and will end with a fun dance party—Ox-Bow style! Friday Night Parties complete with costumes...

paper-folding

When I arrived in Chicago five years ago, I heard about Ox-Bow as the place where Chicago artists went for their summer retreat. It was described as an experience you could not possibly understand unless you were there. After having been involved...