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Visual Arts events and openings this week include the Kohler Arts Center’s Chair City Cookout at the James Tellen Woodland Sculpture Garden (Sunday, Aug. 5), “Matthew Hintz: Spirit of the Open Road” at MIAD (Aug. 8-Oct. 20), and a lecture ... more

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The Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum’s “FOLD,” opening March 1, presents accordion-fold books from the extensive collection of artist publications assembled by Stephen Perkins. more

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MIAD’s “Humanly Possible: The Empathy Exhibition” (through March 10) asks the viewer to consider how they may place themselves in another’s position. It is art that is very much about the viewer response to our common humanity and experience. more

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Photo credit: Julian Gilliam

Off the Cuff speaks with Milwaukee native Flow Johnson about his 10-month-old publication and event space, After Magazine & Gallery. more

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Photo Credit: Front Room Photography

Jahmés Finlayson and Dumah Saafir will perform Haitian music at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10 at the Milwaukee Art Museum. more

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The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD) recently introduced Designship, the first apprenticeship management training program for design graduates in the country. more

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MIAD’s “Humanly Possible: The Empathy Exhibition” explores an important topic for our times and opens Jan. 12. more

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Off the Cuff with Jeremy Wolf more

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Milwaukee native Nick Hansen is creating photo journalistic work throughout the black community under the alias Art Saves Lives MKE. He preaches that art can be a bridge, and feels called to tell the stories of those that live in the urban space. more

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MIAD explores the aesthetics of “charness” and invites Gallery Night (Oct. 20-21) patrons to sit in a host of historic chairs. more

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Present Music explored yet another venue Friday evening with its concert in the student union of Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design. more

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Deb Marett’s portrait exhibition, “Famous" honors everyday celebrities at West Allis’ Inspiration Studios; on Sunday, Aug. 20, from 3-4:30 p.m., visitors will have the opportunity to hear from and about three of Marett’s meritorious subj... more

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A new coloring book intended mainly for adults is “Retrospective: Reginald Baylor Studio Coloring Book, 1994-2015,” and is available on the artist’s website. more

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Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design displays “Dan Friedman: Radical Modernist” through Dec. 3 in the Frederick Layton Gallery. more

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Groovy Dog Gallery, a new art space in Riverwest with an emphasis on local artists and affordability, opens with a party on Friday, Nov. 11 from 7 p.m. to midnight. more

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MIAD and Milwaukee Tool’s “User Experience: Products That Shape Our Lives” is a study in the world-changing power of design. The exhibition opens with a reception in the Brooks Stevens Gallery of Industrial Design Friday, Oct. 21, from 5... more

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The John Michael Kohler Arts Center (JMKAC) is hosting an exhibition series exploring the human impulse to “escape.” Through the works of contemporary artists, the series includes six original exhibitions of photography, sculpture, video... more

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Varied facets of experience reflect in the work of two artists showing work at the Jazz Gallery in Riverwest. One, Karen Fischberg, is finishing a degree at MIAD, the other, Sandra Wys,Art more

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The “2016 Senior Exhibition” at the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design has taken over the entire school, with exhibitions spilling out from the lobby and into every gallery space. These are not single pieces hanging starkly on walls, bu... more

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