Leah Schreiber Johnson https://leahschreiber.com visual artist and arts educator Tue, 30 Jan 2018 16:24:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5.15 Pictures from Paper: A Workshop at the Peninsula School of Art in Fish Creek, WI https://leahschreiber.com/pictures-from-paper-a-peninsula-school-of-art-workshop/ Tue, 30 Jan 2018 16:16:52 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=434 Aug 3, 4 • 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Media: Acrylic, Print/Paper/Book
Skill Level: Level II – III

Tuition: Members: $ 225.00 / Non-Members: $ 250.00

Total w/Lodging: Members: $ 465.00 / Non-Members: $ 490.00



Enhance your creativity, invention, and self-expression in this process-based exploration of collage. You will utilize a variety of dry and wet media, including water-based paint and ink, drawing materials, acrylic mediums, printed media, and other found 2D materials, to develop technical skills and to discover the specific expressive potential inherent in collage.


Learn and gain hands-on experience through demonstrations, slide presentations, project prompts, personal projects, discussions, and critiques. You will work on multiple small projects over the course of two days, providing many opportunities to develop both aesthetics and expressive content.

Unbounded: A Mixed Media Laboratory, at Peninsula School of Art in Fish Creek, WI https://leahschreiber.com/unbounded-a-mixed-media-laboratory-at-peninsula-school-of-art-in-fish-creek-wi/ Sun, 23 Jul 2017 20:49:14 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=402 What a great time we had at the Peninsula School of Art! The workshop was a whirlwind of processes and methods for layering and combining images and textures, and all the participants spent long studio days sharing stories and ideas. Thanks to all those that made this weekend such an inspiring time. Hope to see you again. 

Leading a Summer Workshop at the Peninsula School of Art, Fish Creek, WI https://leahschreiber.com/leading-a-summer-workshop-at-the-peninsula-school-of-art-fish-creek-wi/ Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:46:50 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=392
I will be leading Unbounded: A Mixed Media Workshop at the Peninsula School of Art in Fish Creek, Wisconsin this June 22-24! Enhance your creativity, invention, and self-expression in this process-based exploration of mixed-media painting techniques. Registration is now open for this and many other great studio art workshop experiences. 
To find out more about the workshop, follow this slow-loading link. Please be patient. 
Don’t hesitate to email me with any questions you have: [email protected]
Solo Exhibition at Gallery 2622 https://leahschreiber.com/solo-exhibition-at-gallery-2622/ Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:45:05 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=383 On Rising is Leah Schreiber Johnson’s first solo-exhibition in the Milwaukee area. The exhibition will open at Gallery 2622 in Wauwatosa, and runs Oct 7th – Nov 28th. Please join us for the opening reception on Friday, Oct 7th from 6-9pm.


Juried Exhibition at Paper Circle https://leahschreiber.com/juried-exhibition-at-paper-circle/ Thu, 15 Sep 2016 20:17:44 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=378 My piece Redactions 603B has been accepted into In, On, Of Paper at the Paper Circle in Nelsonville, Ohio.

The exhibition will be on view from Sept 28- Dec 31, 2016.

The exhibition was juried by Tom Balbo of the Morgan Conservatory in Cleveland, and origami artist Robert J. Lang.



Group Exhibition at UW Sheboygan https://leahschreiber.com/group-exhibition-at-uw-sheboygan/ Thu, 19 May 2016 11:16:07 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=366 Then/Now: A Survey Exhibition of Indiana Green Artists (2010-2014)

The Frank Juarez Gallery is proud to announce “Then/Now: A Survey of Indiana Green artists (2010-2014)”. “Indiana Green” is a regional group exhibition works co-curated by Frank Juarez and Melissa Dorn Richards. This year marks its 7th exhibition in Wisconsin. To date it has featured 58 artists living and working in Wisconsin and Illinois. “Then/Now” highlights 12 artists who have participated in Indiana Green since its inaugural exhibition in 2010. This exhibition will show how these artists’ works have developed over the course of 2 to 6 years and features new works, including video, installation, photography, printmaking, drawing, painting and sculpture.

“Then/Now” runs from July 1 through August 31, 2016 at UW-Sheboygan Fine Arts Gallery, One University Drive, Sheboygan 53081 with a reception scheduled for August 11 from 5:30-8pm.

Listen to our interview on Art-a-Go-Go with Kat Minerath on Riverwest Radio

Exhibiting artists are Pamela Anderson (Milwaukee), Andrea Avery (Sheboygan), Tony Conrad(Appleton), Kay Jelinek (Sheboygan), Tonia Klein (Milwaukee), John Kowalczyk (Milwaukee), Leah Schreiber Johnson (Milwaukee), Melissa Dorn Richards (Milwaukee), Rafael Francisco Salas(Ripon), Christopher Willey (Milwaukee), Dean Valadez (Milwaukee), and William Zuback (West Allis).


Solo Exhibition at Doris Ulmann Galleries, Berea, KY https://leahschreiber.com/solo-exhibition-at-doris-ulmann-galleries-berea-ky/ Fri, 19 Feb 2016 19:59:50 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=355 I have a solo exhibition opening at the Upper Traylor Gallery at the Doris Ulmann Galleries at Berea College. Running from February 28-April 8, this exhibition will feature my recent collages responding to rapid urban development in Wuhan, China.

Click the image below for more information!


Group Exhibition at Regional FATE Event https://leahschreiber.com/349/ Fri, 19 Feb 2016 17:40:58 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=349 Inspriation:Foundations is a regional Foundations Art Theory and Education exhibition, featuring works by Foundations faculty from the Midwest.

The show runs February 22nd- April 2nd in the Len G. Everett Gallery at Monmouth College in Monmouth, IL. I will be showing one of my monotypes from the Wuhan Lù Index series. I will also be there for the closing reception on April 2nd starting at 3:30p.fatetitlesmall

Solo Exhibition at Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO https://leahschreiber.com/solo-exhibition-at-foundry-art-centre-st-charles-mo/ Mon, 02 Nov 2015 19:08:58 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=251 Screen Shot 2015-11-02 at 1.05.20 PMDSCN3534







Sum Total 2015 at UWM Art Center Gallery https://leahschreiber.com/sum-total-2015-at-uwm-art-center-gallery/ Wed, 07 Oct 2015 03:22:12 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=246 sumtotal-postcard-FRONT sumtotal-postcard-BACK

Error as Architecture Opening at the Jazz Gallery, Milwaukee, WI https://leahschreiber.com/error-as-architecture-opening-at-the-jazz-gallery-milwaukee-wi/ Mon, 21 Sep 2015 22:44:37 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=241 12027364_10207990763511642_4264292051072584519_o

The exhibition runs Oct 3rd-Oct 17th, 2015.

Out of the Suitcase VI, opening at MIAD, Milwaukee, WI https://leahschreiber.com/out-of-the-suitcase-vi-opening-at-miad-milwaukee-wi/ Fri, 14 Aug 2015 03:41:01 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=238

I would like to invite you to an exciting group exhibition – the upcoming Mary L. Nohl Out of the Suitcase VI exhibition at the Frederick Layton Gallery at the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design. The show runs August 18 – October 3, with an Opening Reception on Friday, September 11, 6 – 8 p.m.

This biennial exhibition showcases award-winning local artists who have received the Mary L. Nohl Suitcase Travel Award in the preceding two years. The suitcase program gives Milwaukee-area artists financial support to travel and show their work at different locations around the world. I received the award in the Winter 2013 cycle, which funded my participation in Installation Nation 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Click here to learn more about the exhibition.SchreiberJohnson_02

Opening at Brickton Art Center, Park Ridge, IL https://leahschreiber.com/232/ Fri, 14 Aug 2015 03:27:58 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=232 BricktonPoster

Press for Peoria Art Guild Exhibit https://leahschreiber.com/press-for-peoria-art-guild-exhibit/ Sat, 18 Apr 2015 15:46:35 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=176 Journal Star ScanLink to Journal Star Article

Opening at Peoria Art Guild, Peoria, IL https://leahschreiber.com/opening-at-peoria-art-guild-peoria-il/ Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:42:24 +0000 https://leahschreiber.com/?p=170 postcard-5.5inx8.5in-h-front

Peoria Art Guild Website