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03.08.2013 | | Posted at 06:58 PM

UWM Art History Gallery Features Exquisite Prints

By Peggy Sue
An intimate, intriguing show at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Art History Gallery presents over more than two-dozen prints that briefly illustrate how the medium developed over five centuries. “Dürer to Dine: 500 Years of Printmaking” opened March 7 and runs through the Southern Graphic Council International Print:MKE conference to close on March 28. The quiet Mitchell Hall Gallery (...
12.29.2012 | | Posted at 12:40 AM

A Dozen Artful Ideas Before the End of 2012

By Peggy Sue
The end of the year brings a flurry of new resolutions for 2013. However, several days remain to close out 2012. Find the time to say a final farewell to several exhibitions when waving goodbye to 2012 while welcoming 2013. 1.    One:  Revisit Rembrandt’s “Portrait of the Artist” at the Milwaukee Art Museum, or view this amazing painting for the first time. The pain...
12.22.2012 | | Posted at 08:38 AM

Prints Portray Traditional Gospel's Story

By Peggy Sue
In the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, a place of quiet reflection can be discovered in the University of Milwaukee Wisconsin’s art history gallery. Their exhibition “Nativity” presents more than two dozen prints, primarily etchings. engravings and woodcuts, all tiny artistic gems, reflecting the life of Jesus of Nazareth in a linear narrative around the gallery from left to right. ...
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012

Jewels of European painting at Milwaukee Art Museum

Featuring paintings rarely seen outside of Britain, the Milwaukee Art Museum’s exhibition “Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London” presents the incomparable art collection...
10.23.2012 | | Posted at 03:23 PM

The Theatre of War Plays Out In Beautiful Landscapes

By Peggy Sue
Several events Gallery Night & Day weekend inspired interesting dialogues that resonate far beyond the quaterly event. Whether this meant Eric Aho speaking to his paintings of Vermont hayfields, photographer Julia Kozerski’s self portraits and video that discusses body image in contemporary culture at Blutstein Brondino Fine Art, the Arts @ Large exhibition, or the Milwaukee Arts Museum’s ...

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