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Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012

Johnny Washday at Gallery 911

Longtime Milwaukee musician Johnny Washday got the idea to make his own cigar box guitars after reading an article in Guitar Player Magazine. He got a cigar box from a cigar store and started collecting hand tools.
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Friday, Aug. 3, 2012
Housed within the oldest commercial building in Milwaukee, Gallery Grand is a part of the Grand Avenue Club, a community for adults experiencing mental illness. As gallery director Colleen Kassner states, “the GAC members participate in running...
Art
Monday, July 2, 2012

Local Artists on Display in Milwaukee Restaurants

When you think of displays of art, you might conjure up visions of chic Downtown galleries where paintings can sell for up to $10,000. However, that's not the only place you can find art on display in Milwaukee. There are several restaurants, and a bar...
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Monday, Jan. 10, 2011

Shimon and Lindemann’s powerful exhibit at John Michael Kohler Arts Center

Acclaimed Manitowoc photographers John Shimon and Julie Lindemann recently taught cancer survivors to use digital photography as a means to reflect on the changes brought about by their medical journeys. As suggested by the title of their exhibition at John Michael Kohler Arts Center, “Changed Perspectives...
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Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010

Questions arise about the Internet and the art of communication

New advances in technology always affect the content and style of our communications. The printing press allowed for the mass production and distribution of ideas. The telephone, radio and, later, television created new avenues through which to beam words and images across great distances. With the advent of the Internet...
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Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010

Art Review

“Conspicuous Consumption” at the UW-Milwaukee Union Art Gallery is part of the university’s “Food for Thought” series, which explores “how food connects us to the environment, our culture and to each other.” The show features the work of Patty Chang, Mark Menjivar and Milwaukee-based John Riepenhoff...

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