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Museum Of Wisconsin Art

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Mark Brautigam, Mt. Olympus, Digital photograph, 2018

From remote natural wonder to “Waterpark Capital of the World,” the Wisconsin Dells has reigned supreme as the state’s premier tourist destination for nearly 160 years. Read more

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A conversation about environmental justice, the Museum of Wisconsin Art and the demise of In Tandem and Milwaukee Public Theatre. Read more

Radio Shepherd Express

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MOWA exhibit offers an extraordinary display of handmade objects from artisanal shower curtains to flatware. Read more

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In the counties surrounding Milwaukee, there are many interesting cities and towns well worth a day trip. Read more

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The Museum of Wisconsin Art has announced a new location in Saint Kate, Wisconsin’s first-of-its-kind arts hotel to open this spring in Milwaukee. MOWA / DTN will be a 1,700 square foot gallery located on the first floor of Saint Kate. Read more

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Urban farming, the Great Lakes and Wisconsin art and its artists are all topics that fill the frames and set the sculptor’s wheel in motion with upcoming Milwaukee-area art exhibits. Read more

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The Museum of Wisconsin Art’s current retrospective of Joseph Friebert, “A Life in Art” (through Oct. 7), displays his early paintings—works that began a career ever-informed by leftist politics and a deep connection to Milwaukee’s working class. Read more

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Oil painter Steve Gerhartz offers demonstrations at the Cedarburg Cultural Center Aug. 9, 10 and 17. The career retrospective “Joseph Friebert: A Life in Art” graces the Museum of Wisconsin Art Aug. 11-Oct. 7. “Jerry,” a tribute to beloved figure ... Read more

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What you can expect at this year's Milwaukee Comedy Festival (Aug. 1-5), upcoming performing arts, the changing face of Milwaukee's East Side and more. Read more

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“It’s more than a place to hang art,” says the Museum of Wisconsin Art’s executive director, Laurie Winters. To wit, the museum displays “Joy Ride: Designing Trek,” an exhibit of 38 bicycles from throughout Trek’s history, through Aug. 5. Read more

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The Volunteer Center of Washington County has opened a hip community space aptly named The Hub—Social Good Brews, 303 Water St., West Bend. Read more

Off the Cuff

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Every year, MMM museums open their doors to residents, museumgoers and first-time visitors for a chance to experience five of Milwaukee's unique museum gems at free or reduced admission. Read more

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The Museum of Wisconsin Art opens three exhibitions on April 14: “Joy Ride: Designing Trek,” “Daniel Gerhartz: The Continuum of Beauty” and “Jenie Gao: Survival Tools.” Read more

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The Wisconsin Artists Biennial opens with a party on Saturday, Feb. 3 at the Museum of Wisconsin Art. Read more

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Gerit Grimm’s unglazed stoneware figures, fashioned on a potter’s wheel, tell amazing tales. Her exhibition at the Museum of Wisconsin Art, The exhibition, “In A Time Neither Now Nor Then,” runs through Jan. 2017. Read more

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As the 21st century accelerates into the future art museums, whose traditional mission has been to preserve the past, obliged to keep abreast? And, if yes, how do they achieve this without diminishing their core objective? Read more

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“Romano Johnson: The Glitterati" will be displayed at the Museum of Wisconsin Art, Aug. 26-Nov. 5. “Men of Metal," a sculptural exhibit featuring work by father and son Frank and Bruce Niemi, will be on display at the Kenosha Public M... Read more

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