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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...
Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Can’t-miss shows at Museum of Wisconsin Art, Tory Folliard Gallery

The Museum of Wisconsin Art (MWA) and Tory Folliard Gallery host two extraordinary experiences this week. Each gallery’s exhibition promises a fresh of contemporary life. One of the most expansive collections of modern...
Monday, Feb. 8, 2010

Art Preview

Beginning Saturday, Feb. 13, Tory Folliard Gallery presents a retrospective honoring one of Wisconsin’s premier painters, John Wilde (1919-2006). The gallery’s “John Wilde Revisited” (through March 6) features...
09.17.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Peggy Sue
Chris Berti, an Illinois artist represented over the past 20 years by Milwaukee's Tory Folliard Gallery, received his MFA in Ceramics from Cranbrook Academy of Art in Michigan. Soon after his graduation when he inherited a set of stone carving tools from his grandfather, who worked as a stonemason and bricklayer in New York City, the artist changed creative directions. This legacy becam...
Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009

Art Review

Tory Folliard Gallery has represented Charles Munch and Chris Berti for some 20 years, and the gallery recently opened two exhibits to showcase the prestigious careers of these respected artists. Each man uses a distinctly different medium, but both artists reflect on a subtle harmony between humanity and nature...
06.26.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Peggy Sue
A small exhibition of Joe Hamesiter's oil on linen paintings recently opened at Tory Folliard Gallery last Friday. Tutored and mentored by painter and former UW-Milwaukee professor Tom Uttech, Hameister graduated with a BFA in painting from UWM in the mid-90's. Around the same time period, a Jan Vermeer exhibition at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. profoundly influ...
06.10.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Peggy Sue
On June 4 at the Mason Street Bump Out on Milwaukee's Riverwalk, the sculpture "The Round Ring" waited to be dedicated.  Gallery Director at UW- LaCrosse and sculptor John Ready created this enormous ring retrofitted with bowling balls, lamp parts, and reclaimed objects surrounded in a bezel of steel to resemble precious stones. Representing only one out of approximately 60 pieces, thes...
Monday, May 11, 2009

Art Preview

The opportunity to represent an artist for more than 20 years excites Tory Folliard of the Tory Folliard Gallery. This month she exhibits the work of Edward Larson, whom her gallery first featured in 1988. Larson, recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship grant in 1981, originally was introduced to...

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