Kat Kneevers

Kat Kneevers is a Milwaukee-based writer, musician, and artist. During the several years she has been covering art, the scene has evolved in many ways and she looks forward to sharing her observations with you. You can hear Kat chat with Dori Zori on Arts Express every Wednesday at 8am on 88.9 Radio Milwaukee, and see special video interviews that accompany her selected articles on

Jewish Museum Milwaukee is currently hosting important and informative exhibitions that take multicultural perspectives on the civil rights struggle and Milwaukee’s open housing protest marches. more

Feb 20, 2018 11:39 AM Visual Arts

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Paul Anthony Smith’s drawings at Green Gallery East (through Feb. 24) are like flat, solid walls, until you approach more closely. more

Feb 13, 2018 1:16 PM Visual Arts

Matthew Warren Lee’s exhibition, “To Whom Do We Owe Utopia?” at RedLine Milwaukee, brings together nature, science fiction, meticulous painting, plus ruminations on the abilities and failures of humankind more

Jan 30, 2018 1:12 PM Visual Arts


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Walking through the Milwaukee Art Museum’s exhibition “Jaime Hayon: Technicolor” brings us into a place where design, art and craft merge in an alternate world of whimsy. more

Jan 23, 2018 1:54 PM Visual Arts

Melissa Dorn Richards’ exhibition “Mopping Up” elevates an industrial object to something of depth and significance. Work is on view at the Frank Juarez Gallery through Feb. 17. more

Jan 16, 2018 2:34 PM Visual Arts

“Art + Tech” is about the work of 12 artists who fixate on methods and processes of creating art where the technologically influenced medium is integral to the message. more

Jan 9, 2018 2:11 PM Visual Arts

Charles Allis Art Museum’s “Clandestine Possessions & Family Time” offers some reflection on objects and activities from the private side of life. more

Jan 2, 2018 1:55 PM Visual Arts



“Degas to Picasso: Creating Modernism in France” might sound like the title of a hefty art history textbook, but is actually a rather intimate exhibition at Milwaukee Art Museum through Jan. 28, 2018. more

Dec 26, 2017 4:13 PM Visual Arts

Four shows now on view at the Haggerty Museum of Art address social upheaval and future prophecies. more

Dec 19, 2017 1:36 PM Visual Arts

Villa Terrace’s “Back to School” offers a brief glimpse into a longer sense of evolution, an acknowledgement that the work and interests we have today are inevitably part of the path that creates our future. more

Dec 12, 2017 3:04 PM Visual Arts

Geared toward holiday shoppers, Art*Bar’s “Mini: Tiny Art at Tiny Prices” exhibition features small-scale artworks priced no higher than $100. Well-known artists including Fred Bell and Mike Kasun have works on display. more

Dec 5, 2017 12:24 PM Visual Arts

The new exhibition at Galerie Kenilworth encourages viewers to consider the world from different angles. more

Nov 28, 2017 3:42 PM Visual Arts

Through Nov. 25, the Tory Folliard Gallery displays Jason Rohlf’s abstract painting exhibition “Kismet,” and Jeremy Popelka’s sculpture exhibition “Gravity.” more

Nov 14, 2017 12:59 PM Visual Arts

Greymatter Gallery’s final show, “Bridge Work 03,” is a collaboration with the Plum Blossom Initiative and features the work of emerging artists transitioning from art school degree programs to the professional world. more

Nov 7, 2017 1:25 PM Visual Arts


Work is under way on Milwaukee’s latest neighborhood mural project, the Harambee Art Alley. It is one of several projects designed to revitalize public spaces in the district west of Riverwest. more

Oct 31, 2017 1:41 PM Visual Arts

Echoes of Henri Matisse and the Fauvists come to mind when viewings some of the paintings by Lon Michels and Todd Olson included in the exhibition “Husband & Husband” at Portrait Society Gallery. more

Oct 17, 2017 1:35 PM Visual Arts

Gregory Martens’ exhibition at Grove Gallery, Out From the Darkness, travels lands that are sometimes macabre, but often ironic and humorous. more

Oct 10, 2017 2:27 PM Visual Arts

Tom Fruin’s Coakley Brothers Watertower fits seamlessly into its setting as an echo of Walker’s Point’s past, but with a refreshing and even uplifting sense of the present. more

Oct 3, 2017 2:07 PM Visual Arts

Describing his work as “visual essays" in response to the 2016 election, Pedro Vélez’s paintings are expressions of anger and anxiety. His exhibition, “Emojis, Lies, Instagram Muses, and Headline News," is on display at Latino Arts. more

Sep 19, 2017 2:32 PM Visual Arts

The steampunk subculture is broadly interpreted artistically and curatorially at Art*Bar’s “Steampunk Junque" exhibit. more

Sep 12, 2017 1:21 PM Visual Arts