Norwegian painter Edvard Munch might be best known for his painting The Scream, which can be found on numerous museum mementos and pop art novelties. As an artist, he explored pre-abstraction and the internal psychological elements in p.. more

Oct 7, 2011 2:13 PM Visual Arts

The Milwaukee Art Museum opened a prestigious photography exhibition in their contemporary art gallery on September 22: “TARYN SIMON Photographs and Texts.” As the ambitious Curator of Photographs for the MAM, Lisa Hostetler began planning the .. more

Oct 6, 2011 2:11 PM Visual Arts

Though his confessional songwriting recalls Townes Van Zandt and his sparse, beguiling guitar work suggests Jeff Buckley and Chris Isaak, it’s Hayward Williams’ big, husky voice that makes the first impression. With its gritty tones, it scr... more

Jul 28, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Chris Cornell’s cursed third solo album opens with the singer denouncing a “bitch” he met in a club, and doesn’t get any more tasteful from there. The oft-delayed album has long been a laughing stock on music blogs, and sure enough, the final prod.. more

Feb 24, 2009 5:00 AM On Music

Event of the Week: The Walgreens Take Care Health Tour (To read more local blogs, go to ,Expresso more

Jul 3, 2008 12:00 AM Expresso

  Adecade ago The New Yorker magazinehired Peter Schjeldahl as their visual art cri The New Yorker ,Books more

Jun 25, 2008 12:00 AM Books