Bay View Gallery Night

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May 30, 2017 1:54 PM This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, June 2 Tasty Fest 2016 @ Riverwest Public House, 8 p.m. The upstart Milwaukee label Tasty Tapes has put out some pretty great rock ’n’ roll releases over the last year or two, most of,This Week in Milwaukee more

May 31, 2016 3:59 PM This Week in Milwaukee

Ruthie answers a question from a reader more excited about PrideFest than his partner. Upcoming events include: the Shepherd Express’ Street Eats at Catalano Square, June 2; Bay View Jazz Fest, June 3; and Dave Pederson Book Signing at Bosw... more

May 31, 2016 2:41 PM Dear Ruthie

Ruthie answers a question from a reader concerned about her wife sending their money to her adult daughter without permission, and plugs exciting events including the Business Equality Luncheon at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino on Sept. 24; Milw... more

Sep 22, 2015 9:55 PM Hear Me Out

Ruthie discusses the significance of PrideFest and plugs other exciting events including the Big Gay 5K at Veterans park on June 4, the Shepherd Express’ Street Eats Wars at The Backyard on June 4 and Bay View Gallery Night on June 5. more

Jun 2, 2015 9:50 PM Hear Me Out

As a recentAround Milwaukee established, opportunities abound to see live music inMilwaukee this summer. But supposing you are persnickety about what sort ofsounds bounce about your cochlea, let’s see what is on the horizon in the wayof the re.. more

May 28, 2015 5:05 PM Around MKE

Maybe it’s a compulsive condition, but I’m obsessed with the letter “A” this week. Mind you, I’m not talking about my infatuation with Art Kumbalek. (You left your hat more

Sep 23, 2014 12:17 AM Hear Me Out

Bay View Gallery Night is ample proof that the neighborhood has much more on view than just a body of water. Already in its fourth year, this precocious event consists of more than 50 local businesses hosting more than 200 artists and music... more

Jun 6, 2014 1:24 AM Visual Arts

Feminist Art: The opening reception of feminist artist Martha Wilson’s work at Inova Gallery overflowed with admirers surveying her videos and photographs more

Jun 11, 2013 10:29 PM Around MKE

More than 25 Bay View bars, restaurants and venues will host artwork and entertainment on Friday evening in conjunction with Bay View Gallery Night... more

Jun 1, 2012 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Particularly over the last decade, Bay View has emerged as one of Milwaukee's most densely packed arts districts, rich with independent galleries and businesses that host local art. Over two dozen of them will open their doors more

Jun 3, 2011 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Hawaiian surfing enthusiast Jack Johnson writes simple, acoustic folk- pop songs that ask nothing of their listeners. Jackson’s attitude is so low-key that it seems possible he’s genuinely unaware that he’s one of the music industry&rsqu more

Jul 24, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

After the Sex Pistols imploded in 1978, singer John Lydon went on to form the band he would spend the next 14 years with: Public Image Ltd., which would become nearly as important in shaping post-punk as the Pistols had been shaping punk. more

Apr 30, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Railing against the uniform blandness of American society, for his exhibit “Freak Parade” at Marquette’s Haggerty Museum of Art, Thomas Woodruff, chair of the illustration and cartooning department at New York’s School of Visual Ar more

Mar 22, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee