A new exhibition at the Milwaukee Art Museum opens on March 10: “Milwaukee Collects;" two new installations by Rebecca Keller open on March 12 at Carthage College’s H.F. Johnson Gallery of Art: “What Remains is Dust: A Meditation on Obje... more

Mar 7, 2017 2:59 PM Visual Arts

Inspiration Studios welcomed award-winning collage artist,Karen Loper, from her Madison home to West Allis on Saturday. Her contemporaryfolk art collage exhibition entitled “Trash Interrupted” is currently adorningthe gallery walls at I.. more

Feb 15, 2016 8:58 PM Around MKE

Theresa Bernstein (1890-2002) was a painter in the circle of Georgia O’Keeffe and Edward Hopper, yet was overshadowed. A Century in Art hopes to rectify this omission in art history with a collection of essays and more

Jan 22, 2014 1:58 AM Books

The father of our country, that solemn face on the dollar bill, is unknown to most Americans beyond a few grade school fables and that memorable image of crossing the Delaware. Harlow Giles Unger’s “Mr. President” is a readable essay on ... more

Jan 22, 2014 1:55 AM Books

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Jan 4, 2012 1:54 AM Visual Arts

At the Milwaukee Art Museum\'s (MAM) recently opened exhibition “Impressionism: Masterworks on Paper,” the museum transports the city to the Paris art world at the turn of the 20th century. Monet produced works in the last half of th.. more

Oct 17, 2011 1:50 PM Visual Arts

There’s no denying the viciousness in the story of H.H. Holmes, who confessed to 27 murders in Chicago between 1888 and 1894. Aaron Kopec, author of the Alchemist Theatre’s stage drama about Holmes, has found captivating levels of darkness ... more

Oct 13, 2010 12:00 AM Theater 1 Comments

Plans began as early as 1945 for a war memorial to provide for "art, music, drama, pu Zorba the Musical ,A&E Feature more

Aug 26, 2009 12:00 AM A&E Feature

Four Milwaukee live electronic acts are challenging themselves to break away from the wallflowery, experimental sounds they gravitate toward in favor of more dance-floor-friendly grooves for a night they’re billing, with more than a little ... more

Jul 31, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee