September/October Artist-in-Residence Mel Kolstad

Meet Mel Kolstad, APL’s September/October Artist-in-Residence! Mel creates with mix media, teaches around the state and curates exhibits at the Langdon Divers Gallery.

The Detritus Project Exhibit
September 5 - October 31
Visit our lower level to see The Detritus Project: Appleton Public Library where Mel created collages from materials left at the library.

The Detrius Project Talk
September 9 - 11:00 am-1:00 pm

Meeting Rooms A/B
Learn about the origins of Mel’s project, what’s come from it and how libraries can get involved.

Collage with Scraps Workshop
Saturday, September 9 - 2:00pm - 4:00 pm

Meeting Room A/B
Create collages using items collected right here at APL! Discover that art can be made with anything. Registration is required; please visit or call 832-6173.

Collages & Collagraphs Demo
Saturday, October 28 - 1:00pm-3:00pm

APL Main Level
Stop by and see September/October Artist-in-Residence Mel Kolstad create collages and collographs using items collected at APL. Questions are welcome

Funding for the Artist-in-Residence series is graciously provided by the Friends of Appleton Public Library.