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05.05.2014 | | Posted at 01:00 PM
By Shepherd Express Staff
Being a museum member has its perks. Among them: Member Swap Day, a twice-annual promotion that seven Milwaukee museums host where members of one museum are given complimentary access to every other museum as well. The museums will hold their latest Member Swap Day on Sunday, May 18.Participating Museum Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee Public Museum, Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, Discovery World...
02.14.2014 | | Posted at 05:47 PM
By Tyler Friedman
Milwaukee’s Department of Veterans Affairs is looking for local artists/veterans to contribute to an exhibition at Milwaukee’s VA Medical Center beginning February 24. With over 50 arts categories, encompassing song, dance and dramatic reading, the Festival would seem to accommodate just about any and all forms of creative expression. Consequently, this call for art is the p...
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013

Milwaukee master on display at Charles Allis

 By the 1930s, the slow erosion of racial barriers had reached such a degree in America’s larger cities that a new cultural type emerged. This individual, classified as a “hipster” by Norman Mailer in his essay “The White Negro,” rejected the staid safety of white society for the untapped possibilities he or she saw in African
Thursday, May 30, 2013

‘Treasures from the Allis Collection’

Visit the Charles Allis Decorative Art Museum for an exhibit that unveils the immense history within the museum’s walls. As a wealthy industrialist at the turn of the 20th century, Charles Allis was uniquely suited to engage his
Monday, April 1, 2013

Michael Kutzer at the Allis

In conjunction with the Southern Graphics Council’s “Print: MKE 2013” conference, the Charles Allis Art Museum presents “Michael Kutzer: Etchings and Woodcuts.” Technically and intellectually astute, the artworks cover a tremendous range of...
Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012

Aaron Boyd: children’s art at the Allis

This holiday season, the Charles Allis Art Museum offers a stunning collection of the paintings of children’s illustrator, Aaron Boyd. A Milwaukee native and 1993 MIAD graduate, Boyd has created numerous illustrations for
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012

Best of Milwaukee 2012

 Tory Folliard Gallery has been busy for around a quarter-century and was one of the pioneers in the Third Ward renaissance. In addition to representing outstanding national and regional artists, owner Tory Folliard
Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012

Lenny Nagler, One of Wisconsin’s Own, at Charles Allis

 Lenny Nagler is the first artist in the new "Wisconsin’s Own" series at the Charles Allis Art Museum—not to be confused with the "Wisconsin Masters" series which, as described by the museum’s admissions agent one recent

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