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Joel Elgin

Specialty area(s)

Printmaking, Drawing, Painting, Art Appreciation

Brief biography

Joel Elgin earned both the M.A. and the M.F.A from the University of Iowa under Mauricio Lasansky. He taught for five years at Dartmouth College before his present position as Professor of Printmaking at The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

Elgin has served as a Lecturer/Visiting Artist at such places as Yale University and Swarthmore College. His prints have been exhibited in over seventy exhibitions and are included in numerous permanent collections including Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland and Harvard University Art Museums.

Current courses at UWL

ART 218 Introduction to Printmaking -Intaglio 3 Cr.
ART 318 Intermediate Printmaking - Lithography 3 Cr.
ART 418 Advanced Printmaking 3 Cr.
ART 419 Individual Problems in Printmaking 3 Cr.

Art 160 General Art Foundations

Art 102 Art Appreciation

Research and publishing

Joel Elgin is represented by:

Olson Larsen Galleries

Gallery Marzen