Art Professor Elected to National Post
In March, NIU School of Art jewelry and metalworking professor Jamie Obermeier was nominated and elected to the Board of Directors of the Society of North American Goldsmiths. This is a 40 year-old organization comprised of over 3,000 members, who are artists, designers, metalsmiths and jewelers. SNAG organizes exhibitions, conferences, student scholarships, workshops, etc., and is the premiere organization in its field. SNAG also publishes Metalsmith Magazine, an award winning publication.