For over three decades Seipel’s contributions an artist and educator have had quite an impact on Richmond’s art scene and have done much to put VCU on the map. He had a hand in selecting Stanley Bleifeld as the artist for the well-received Virginia Civil Rights Memorial that was dedicated in Capitol Square, this past summer.Click here to read "Seipel to leave VCU" at the Fan District Hub.
Sunday, December 28, 2008
VCU's Seipel to Savannah College of Art and Design
Joe Seipel, a former owner of the Texas-Wisconsin Border Cafe, who did as much as anyone to put VCU's sculpture department on the national map, is leaving Richmond for Savannah.