Home / Events / Misc. Events / Exhibition at MOWA: David Lenz | People on the Periphery
Google plus Linkedin Pinterest

Exhibition at MOWA: David Lenz | People on the Periphery

10-5, Tues-Sun 10-8, Thurs Closed Mon
Everyone's a member at MOWA. Become a member for as little as $12.

One of America’s most acclaimed portraitists, David Lenz made his 30-year career dedicated to championing people on the periphery of society. His chosen subjects are those commonly ignored by most artists: children in Milwaukee’s inner city, children with intellectual disabilities, and small-town rural farmers.

 

His painting style is realism, and his method is meticulous -- he creates images that simultaneously astound us yet encourage us to empathize with those facing uncertain futures beyond their control.

 

His realism is goes beyond being a technique, but a mirror to the society in which we live.

Also at

Poll

Should Paul Ryan demand that Donald Trump release his tax returns before considering any tax reform plan?

Getting poll results. Please wait...