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Sidonie Roepke

Professor
Department of Visual Communications Studies
National Technical Institute for the Deaf

585-475-2707
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Sidonie Roepke

Professor
Department of Visual Communications Studies
National Technical Institute for the Deaf

Education

BFA, MST, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology

585-475-2707

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Currently Teaching

ARTH-135
3 Credits
In this course students will examine the forms, styles, functions, and meanings of important objects and monuments dating from prehistory through the Middle Ages, and consider these works of art in their social, historical and cultural contexts. The primary goals of this course are to learn how to look, how to describe and analyze what we see, and how to use these skills to understand and explain how art visually expresses meaning. At the end of the term, students will have gained a foundational knowledge of the object, scope and methods of the discipline of art history. The knowledge obtained in this introductory course will also guide students in their own creative endeavors.
ARTH-136
3 Credits
In this course students will examine the forms, styles, functions, and meanings of important objects and monuments dating from the European Renaissance through the beginning of the twentieth century, and consider these works of art in their social, historical and cultural contexts. The primary goals of this course are to learn how to look and how to describe and analyze what we see, and to use these skills to understand and explain how art visually expresses meaning. At the end of the term, students will have gained a foundational knowledge of the object, scope and methods of the discipline of art history. The knowledge obtained in this introductory course will also guide students in their own creative endeavors.

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Shows/Exhibits/Installations
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Why. Nov. 2018. Mill Art Gallery, Honeoye Falls, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Tempestuous. Sep. 2108. William Harris Gallery, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Next Door. Sep. 2018. William Harris Gallery, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Agave Swirl. Sep. 2018. MuCCC, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Don't Know Why There Is No Sun Up In The Sky... Sep. 2018. Runyan Gallery, Newport, Oregon. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Something. Jan. 2018. ISEA, 0. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Black Holes. Jan. 2017. Dyer Arts Center, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Yipes! Stripes. Jan. 2017. Dyer Arts Center, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Seven-Eleven. Jan. 2017. Dyer Arts Center, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. W W. Jan. 2017. Dyer Arts Center, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Skaket. May 2017. Rochester Contemporary, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Something on a Ritz. Aug. 2017. William Harris Gallery, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Resolute. Oct. 2017. Mill Art Center & Gallery, Honeoye, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Wonder Windows. Oct. 2017. Big Arts Center, Sanibel, FL. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Lineation. Dec. 2017. Geisel Gallery at One Bausch and Lomb Place, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Structured. Dec. 2017. Mill Art Center & Gallery, Honeoye, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Haddam Farm Redux. Jun. 2016. University Gallery, RIT, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Criss-Cross. May 2016. Banana Factory, Crayola Gallery, Bethlehem, PA. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Concealment. Jun. 2016. Dyer Arts Center, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Secrets Kept. Jun. 2016. Dyer Arts Center, National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Not So Straight Lines. Nov. 2015. Buenaventura Art Association, Ventura, CA. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Paisley Spin. Nov. 2015. Buenaventura Art Association, Ventura, CA. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Slip Slide. Dec. 2015. Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Ornamental Spiral. Nov. 2015. Mill Art Art Center & Gallery, Honeoye, NY. Exhibit.
National/International Competition Award Winner
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. Buenaventura Art Association. Honorable Mention. Ventura, CA, 2016.
Roepke, Sidonie Merkel. International Society of Experimental Artists. International Society of Acrylic Painters. Bethlehem, PA, 2016.