Not everything goes viral immediately. Milwaukee artist Molly Evans spent a good chunk of this summer stitching Lionel Richie lyrics to abandoned chairs, couches and mattresses around her neighborhood, leaving behind a small card on each one tagged #lionelstitchie for anybody curious about the project. And while a few photos of her creations did work their way onto Tumblr and Twitter, for the bulk...
This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly crosstalk with station promotions director Ryan Schleicher, A.V. Club Milwaukee's Matt Wild and I, we're joined by NEWaukee executive director Angela Damiani, who clarifies a few things about the urban camping event we discussed last week. Just how, exactly, is the organization putting its $350,000 ArtPlace grant to use? And how will camping on Wisconsin ...
What really constitutes “art”? Market value? Personal
perception? The opinion of experts? Or are all these factors just in the eye of
the beholder and the beholden?
These and other questions are raised in the Milwaukee Chamber
The Milwaukee Chamber Theatre opens its
2013-2014 season with Yasmina Reza’s Art,
a drama delving into the nature of art and human relations. It’s a fun story
that features an intimate look at three characters played by
The 12th annual Bristol Renaissance Faire presents more additions in merchants and entertainment this year along with traditional favorites. This Kenosha-based festival will take people back to Shakespeare times with medieval food and alcoholic beverages, entertainment, a marketplace and complimentary children’s games and rides. It will be held July 6 through September 2 on Saturdays, Sundays an...
This December, a trio of
fascinating exhibitions will arrive in Milwaukee. First, Latino Arts, Inc. presents Luz Angela Crawford’s exhibition
“Contemporary Inspirations from Ancient South American Pottery.” A Columbia