Express Milwaukee - Art http://expressmilwaukee.com/articles.sec-332-1-art.html Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EST en hourly 1 Haggerty Awakens From Winter with New Exhibits http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24742-haggerty-awakens-from-winter-with-new-exhibits.html
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The Milwaukee Road Rolls through the Grohmann http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24743-the-milwaukee-road-rolls-through-the-grohmann.html
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Harley Parts of Yesteryear Star in New Exhibit http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24703-harley-parts-of-yesteryear-star-in-new-exhibit.html Our perception of the world is synthetic in the sense that we see a thing as a whole instead of as a sum of parts. For instance, it’s usually only when the bulb burns out that we think of a lamp as the product of several, discrete elements. But when submitted to aesthetic scrutiny, parts reveal that there is frequently a ]]> Repurposing ‘Urban Wood’ - Encountering the furniture at Lynden Sculpture Garden http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24704-repurposing-%25E2%2580%2598urban-wood%25E2%2580%2599-encountering-the-furniture-at-lynden-sculpture-garden.html “Urban Wood Encounter” at the Lynden Sculpture Garden may initially feel like a show of rustic, high-end furniture pieces, but that only scratches the polished surface of what is really going on. The materials for the dozen or so exquisite tables, chairs, cabinets and more were sourced from]]> Seeing is Believing in ‘Being/Seeing’ at Urban Ecology Center http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24669-seeing-is-believing-in-%25E2%2580%2598being_seeing%25E2%2580%2599-at-urban-ecology-center.html ]]> Dreams Cut Short by the Holocaust - ‘Stitching History’ at Milwaukee’s Jewish Museum http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24670-dreams-cut-short-by-the-holocaust-%25E2%2580%2598stitching-history%25E2%2580%2599-at-milwaukee%25E2%2580%2599s-jewish-museum.html ]]> 2014 in Review - Looking back, looking ahead http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24646-2014-in-review-looking-back-looking-ahead.html ]]> CoPA Comes to Walker’s Point Arts Center - Fascinating photos by Wisconsin photographers http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24611-copa-comes-to-walker%25E2%2580%2599s-point-arts-center-fascinating-photos-by-wisconsin-photographers.html ]]> The Many Colors of Tango - Pacia Sallomi’s ‘Tango Colores’ at Latino Arts http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24550-the-many-colors-of-tango-pacia-sallomi%25E2%2580%2599s-%25E2%2580%2598tango-colores%25E2%2580%2599-at-latino-arts.html ]]> Francisco X. Mora - Fantasy and memory at MOWA on the Lake http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24516-francisco-x-mora-fantasy-and-memory-at-mowa-on-the-lake.html
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The Rep’s Holiday Artisan Craft Fair - The perpetually offstage take center stage http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24517-the-rep%25E2%2580%2599s-holiday-artisan-craft-fair-the-perpetually-offstage-take-center-stage.html
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Tom Uttech at Tory Folliard - Exhibit by one of America’s foremost landscape artists http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24475-tom-uttech-at-tory-folliard-exhibit-by-one-of-america%25E2%2580%2599s-foremost-landscape-artists.html Tom Uttech hails from Merrill, Wis. (population approximately 9,500), where the Wisconsin River joins with the Prairie River. One suspects that being surrounded from birth by the picturesque cycle of seasons in Merrill has something to do with Uttech’s ascendance to being one of America’s foremost ]]> ‘Preservatif’ Offers Condom Curiosities - Safe sex exhibit opens on World AIDS Day http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24468-%25E2%2580%2598preservatif%25E2%2580%2599-offers-condom-curiosities-safe-sex-exhibit-opens-on-world-aids-day.html ]]> ‘Br(OK)en Genius’ at SMPAC http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24431-%25E2%2580%2598br%2528ok%2529en-genius%25E2%2580%2599-at-smpac.html ]]> Holiday Folk Fair International and the Aesthetic Delights of Cultural Diversity http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24385-holiday-folk-fair-international-and-the-aesthetic-delights-of-cultural-diversity.html
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A Bug’s Life at Villa Terrace - Jennifer Angus’ imaginative insect installations http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24386-a-bug%25E2%2580%2599s-life-at-villa-terrace-jennifer-angus%25E2%2580%2599-imaginative-insect-installations.html
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Avant Archaic Alternatives @ Gallery 224 http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24356-avant-archaic-alternatives-a-gallery-224.html So frequently are we presented with bad alternatives that numerous colloquial expressions have been cast to designate the situation: being between a rock and a hard place, between the devil and the deep blue sea, between Scylla and Charybdis, a Sophie’s choice]]> ‘Vital Technology’ at MIAD - High-tech fun house of art in motion http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24357-%25E2%2580%2598vital-technology%25E2%2580%2599-at-miad-high-tech-fun-house-of-art-in-motion.html
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Celebrate the Day of the Dead with Latino Arts and La Santa Cecilia http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24296-celebrate-the-day-of-the-dead-with-latino-arts-and-la-santa-cecilia.html Another Halloween has come and gone.]]> ‘Tom Loeser: It Could Have Been Kindling’ - Good ju-ju at Museum of Wisconsin Art http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24297-%25E2%2580%2598tom-loeser-it-could-have-been-kindling%25E2%2580%2599-good-ju-ju-at-museum-of-wisconsin-art.html ]]> Arté’s Arty Halloween Celebrations http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24247-arte%25E2%2580%2599s-arty-halloween-celebrations.html My humble abode is just too small to accommodate the Shepherd Express’ readership at my Halloween party]]> Honoring the Dead at WPCA - Día de los Muertos inspires Walker’s Point exhibit http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24248-honoring-the-dead-at-wpca-dia-de-los-muertos-inspires-walker%25E2%2580%2599s-point-exhibit.html The perfume of marigolds, some fresh and others in the first blush of decay]]> George Bumann is Saving the Environment, One Workshop at a Time http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24208-george-bumann-is-saving-the-environment-one-workshop-at-a-time.html
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Fear and Fantasy at Art*Bar - Ghouls and gallows humor in Riverwest http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24209-fear-and-fantasy-at-art%252Abar-ghouls-and-gallows-humor-in-riverwest.html
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Gallery Night & Day’s Last 2014 Hurrah http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24177-gallery-night-day%25E2%2580%2599s-last-2014-hurrah.html
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Nohl Fellowship Exhibition - Innovation at INOVA http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24178-nohl-fellowship-exhibition-innovation-at-inova.html
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‘Brushstrokes For Homeless Folks’ Makes a Mark to Erase Homelessness. http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24139-%25E2%2580%2598brushstrokes-for-homeless-folks%25E2%2580%2599-makes-a-mark-to-erase-homelessness.html Here are some harrowing facts courtesy of local shelter, the Guest House of Milwaukee. Every night around 1,500 people are homeless in Milwaukee. To facilitate all of Milwaukee’s homeless men—many of whom are veterans, are struggling with addiction or are suffering from some form of mental illness—local ]]> ‘Of Heaven and Earth’ (and Beauty) - Milwaukee Art Museum’s ‘500 Years of Italian Paintings’ http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24140-%25E2%2580%2598of-heaven-and-earth%25E2%2580%2599-%2528and-beauty%2529-milwaukee-art-museum%25E2%2580%2599s-%25E2%2580%2598500-years-of-italian-paintings%25E2%2580%2599.html
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Tom Loeser’s Beautiful Kindling - Sculptural furniture at Museum of Wisconsin Art http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24101-tom-loeser%25E2%2580%2599s-beautiful-kindling-sculptural-furniture-at-museum-of-wisconsin-art.html It could have been kindling, but art lovers should be thankful that Tom Loeser’s sculptural furniture and furniture-esque sculptures have not been committed to the flames. A new exhibition, “Tom Loeser: It Could Have Been Kindling,” at the Museum of Wisconsin Art compiles works from Loeser’s 30-year career]]> ‘Alfred Leslie: The Killing Cycle’ - Prominent mid-century artist on view at the Haggerty http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24102-%25E2%2580%2598alfred-leslie-the-killing-cycle%25E2%2580%2599-prominent-mid-century-artist-on-view-at-the-haggerty.html Alfred Leslie’s painting, The Cocktail Party, shows an idyllic summer evening on the Long Island shore. From a high terrace two people, bronzed from the sun, look down]]>