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Monday, Aug. 30, 2010
During Wisconsin’s fall season, nature creates its own array of visual art. Against this vibrant outdoor backdrop, many exceptional indoor art exhibitions begin in September and October. On Oct. 9, the Milwaukee Art Museum displays European ceramics, glass, furniture, metalwork and...
08.04.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Peggy Sue
Director of the Haggerty Museum of Art, Wally Mason curated the current exhibition "Jump Cut Pop: Evans + Fukui + Hammond + Paolozzi + Rosker + Yokoo" now showing at the museum on the Marquette University campus. This original exhibition uses images from the Haggerty's permanent collection taken from the mid-1970's that includes some artwork that has never been shown. While the concepts...
Monday, July 13, 2009

Art Preview

In the world of film, a "jump-cut" refers to the technique of moving abruptly from one image to another. "Jump Cut Pop," the exhibit opening July 22 at the Haggerty Museum of Art, plays on this terminology by presenting pop-culture images of the '60s and '70s juxtaposed with artwork by Cliff Evans, Nobu Fukui, Jane Hammond, Eduardo Paolozzi, Martha Rosler and Tadanori Yokoo...
Sunday, May 17, 2009
At the risk of sounding cliche, Milwaukee's lively art scene really does have something to suit everyone's tastes. For serious connoisseurs of European painting and American folk, decorative and fine arts traditions through the 20th century. the Milwaukee Art Museum (MAM) and Marquette University's Haggerty Museum of Art boast impressive permanent holdings as well as several temporary exhibitions each year. If you'd rather see European oils, fine porcelain or the work of 19thcentury American craftsmen in a historic setting, head over to the Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum...
03.20.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Peggy Sue
After moving to Wisconsin nine years ago the oil painter and Beloit College Art Professor George Williams, Jr. exhibits in his second state show, the Haggerty Museum of Art's "Current Tendencies: Ten Artists from Wisconsin." First observed at Madison's Triennial Exhibition, Williams drew interest from the Haggerty for this recent show by focusing on his new work, grand scale black male nudes. ...
03.15.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Peggy Sue
Jennifer Angus, an artist who encases rooms in hand printed wallpaper, showcases her chosen field of expertise‚éĮDesign Studies. Otherwise engaged at the University of Wisconsin-Madison as a professor, Angus enjoys every semester teaching students print and dye or wallpaper, textile and apparel design. Two thousand and nine allowed her a sabbatical year where she contributed to over six exhibi...
Monday, March 9, 2009

Art Preview

Two exhibitions opening this week interpret distinct cultural communities. The Haggerty Museum of Art opens "Current Tendencies: Ten Artists from Wisconsin" on March 12. The museum provides separate gallery spaces for each of these 10 artists, who represent a wide range of experiences, mediums and inspirations...
Monday, Dec. 29, 2008

Art Preview

The beginning of the new year brings with it both a cautious optimism regarding the country's change in political administrations and concern about the global economy. Several leaders of Milwaukee's creative community express their thoughts on the state of art in light of these momentous events. Racine Art Museum (RAM) Executive Director Bruce Pepich has more than 30 years of experience in Wisconsin art management. Under his direction RAM has become one of the top Fine Craft museums in America. So we asked him about...
Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2008

Today @ the Haggerty Museum of Art

At the start of the period in which the work in "Biographical Landscape: The Photography of Stephen Shore, 1969-1979" was shot, America remained entrenched in the Vietnam War; the tumult of 1968, its assassinations and aftershocks preoccupied the country's consciousness. None of . . .

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