Enjoy art inspired by both nature and the human experience of life in the world at The Green Center. Exhibits are free and open to the public throughout the year. Art exhibit hours are Wednesdays from 9am-3pm and by appointment. Proceeds of art exhibit sales support The Green Center's youth arts programs.
New exhibit starting November 2!
Artist: Jeffrey Sippel
Biography: Jeffrey Sippel is an American printmaker. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in 1976 and studied at the Tamarind Institute from 1977 to 1979. Upon the completion of his studies at the Tamarind Institute he was certified as a master printer. He later received an MFA at Arizona State University. Sippel has taught at Druckhaus EA Quensen, worked as Master Printer at Ocean Works LEL and has taught at The Ohio State University. Sippel currently teaches at the University of Missouri, St. Louis. Specializing in waterless lithography, polyester plate lithography, and mokulito (wood lithography) "his work is included in many renowned collections, including the Smithsonian Institution." Additionally, Sippel's "many presentations include lecturing in the Soviet Union, Finland, South Africa, Chile, Belgium, Poland, Germany, Bulgaria, Mexico, Canada and a long list of venues in the United States of America." Sippel has exhibited his work in over 200 venues including the Lalit Kala Academy, the Cecille R. Hunt Gallery, Webster University, the Haggar Gallery, the University of Dallas, the Steinberg Gallery of Art, Washington University, St. Louis, theLauren Rogers Museum of Art, the Knoxville Museum of Art, the Grunwald Center for the Arts and the University of California, Los Angeles.
Past Art Exhibits
- Webster Groves Nature Study Society Photo Competition, 2015
- 20 Years Celebrating Nature & the Environment through Photography, 2015
- An Enchanted World- Just Add Watercolor: Cocoa, Coffee, Sunflowers and Butterflies by Dina Fachin, 2016
- "A Peek Inside the Artist's Sketchbook" by Hilarie Hunt, 2016
- "In the Garden" by Terri Shay, 2017
- Portraits of Courage, Phyllis MacLaren, 2017
- Vermilion in Tooth and Claw, Winners of the Webster Groves Nature Study Society Natural History Photography Contest, 2017
- "The World, Two Wheels & A Sketchbook" by Sophie Binder, 2017
- "Birds" by Jeff Kapfer, 2018
- "A Journey In Abstraction" by Jane Miles, 2018