Create Space MKE

Create Space MKE started here, with the two of us. We hope to grow and evolve with each new perspective that interacts with our project. We are looking for a multitude of diverse voices and ways of seeing the world, and would like to add to the list below. 


Jeff Zimpel

Artist, Educator, and Designer raised in Green Bay, Wisconsin. I graduated from Cardinal Stritch University with my BFA in Graphic Design (2009), as well as completing the Masters of Arts in Teaching Certification Program (2011). I taught for 6 years at Shorewood High School (Graphic Art & Design, Art History, and Visual Journalism). I am currently an adjunct instructor at Cardinal Stritch University where I teach 2D Digital Design (8/17-current).

Currently, I am working towards my MFA in Art & Social Engagement at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.


Nick Schilz

Painter raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I Graduated with my BFA in Studio Art Drawing at Cardinal Stritch University (2013) and MFA in Studio Art at Florida State University (2016).