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Wisconsin’s capital is experiencing a job-creating tech boom and has a very low murder rate. more

Feb 6, 2018 5:16 PM Taking Liberties 9 Comments

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. more

Oct 24, 2017 12:51 PM Visual Arts

The Wisconsin GOP’s call for legislation to protect free speech on UW campuses is meant to discourage rather than protect minority voices. more

Jul 11, 2017 4:34 PM Issue of the Week 7 Comments

 Tounderstand the rise and fall of Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle, one of Hollywood’sfirst superstars, let’s turn for comparison to Michael Jackson. Like the late20th century superstar, Arbuckle was enormously popular andinstantly .. more

Sep 27, 2013 4:29 PM I Hate Hollywood

Psychiatry has often become a retail arm of the pharmaceutical industry, with psychology as the industry’s PR department. But there are discontents. Aside from their side effects, psychotropic drugs tend to redress symptoms without addressi... more

Sep 25, 2013 12:06 AM Film Reviews

In 1953, enrollment at the University of Wisconsin hit its lowest ebb since the Second World War at just over 13,000. In 1960, with American fear of Soviet expansion past the point of panic, the university received more than a million more

Jul 31, 2013 12:00 AM Books

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Jun 16, 2012 3:24 AM Visual Arts

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Jan 27, 2012 9:25 PM Visual Arts

Madison\'s Chazen Museum of Art celebrates a grand door opening to their new addition this weekend, October 22 and 23. Director of the Chazen Russell Panczenko enthusiastically talks about the opening after his long tenure at the museum.. more

Oct 19, 2011 8:49 PM Visual Arts

On a beautiful July evening, art patrons filled the main hall at the Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum. The French doors were wide open to the brick courtyard overlooking the hill to the garden below. However, the primary attraction for.. more

Jul 8, 2011 3:10 PM Visual Arts

Complexly understated: This describes artist Truman Lowe's sensitive personality and three-dimensional sculptures. The University of Wisconsin-Madison professor spent a few moments discussing his art at his solo exhibition, which recently opened a.. more

Apr 4, 2010 12:44 AM Visual Arts

Documents obtained byOne Wisconsin Now through the state’s open records law show th Shepherd Express ,Expresso more

Jan 20, 2010 12:00 AM Issue of the Week

Though they share a guitarist (Daniel Spack) and a similar love of instrumental post-rock with Collections of Colonies of Bees, Milwaukee’s Group of the Altos flaunts a far deeper kitchen sink than that quintet, working trumpet, cello, saw ... more

Oct 16, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

If it weren’t for Chris Tucker declining to return to his role as Smokey for the sequel to the 1995 cult classic Friday, the world might not know Mike Epps the way it does today. Although he has been featured for his stand-up on Def Comedy ... more

Sep 6, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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

Aug 1, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

In 1998, Debra Brehmer curated an exhibition called "Sweeping and Cleaning: Order and spirit ,Art more

Jun 30, 2009 12:00 AM Visual Arts

“Feel good” even by the generous standards of musical theater, Happy Days: The Happy Days: The Musical ,Today in Milwaukee more

Jan 7, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 1 Comments