Visiting Artists

Each year the Waubonsee Art Department brings in an exciting line up of visiting artists to conduct lectures and workshops. While some workshops are limited to current students, all lectures are free and open to the general public.

Please check this site regularly for upcoming visiting artist events.

Previous Visiting Artist: Megan Sterling 

Hailing from Idaho, Megan Sterling has been established in Chicago since 2005, coming here to pursue her Master of Fine Arts in Studio Arts from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago after receiving her BFA in printmaking from Boise State University.  She taught adjunct then full time at Harrington College of Design for five years before branching off to work more independently as an artist and teacher. She is now the full time Printmaking Facilities Manager at Columbia College and the Assistant Director of the Chicago Printmakers Collaborative. Sterling exhibits her prints and large-scale drawings regularly in Chicago and across the country including New York, Cleveland, Boise, and St. Louis. 

  • Workshop: Monday, April 17, 2017
    9:30 a.m. – Noon in Von Ohlen Hall, room 200, Sugar Grove Campus
    Open to current WCC students, registration required.
    Please contact Cecilia Vargas at (630) 466-2964 or cvargas@waubonsee.edu to register.
  • Lecture: Monday, April 17, 2017
    12:30 – 1:30 a.m. in Von Ohlen Hall, room 201, Sugar Grove Campus
    Free and open to the general public.

    Megan_Sterling.jpg
    Un/Veiled by Megan Sterling, 2014, Graphite and monotype, 22 x 30 in.

You can see more of our Visiting Artist history by going to our page.Past Visiting Artist

Contact

For more information about visiting artists, lectures and workshops:

Cecilia Vargas
(630) 466-7900 ext. 2964
cvargas@waubonsee.edu