Museum of Wisconsin Art

Handicrafts made during the Great Depression are currently on display at the Museum of Wisconsin Art.

Alessandra Sanguinetti, Postcards from America, tumblr

Photography is usually thought of a solitary pursuit, but when you're trying to capture the essence of a state like Wisconsin, you might need some back-up.

UWM Art History Department

Unbeknownst to many in the city, UW-Milwaukee's art history department holds a significant number of original prints by the Russian Jewish artist Marc Chagall.

National Art Collections Fund, 1906

The 17th century wasn't kind to Spain. The formerly powerful empire was crumbling, burdened by debt and a corrupt government.

Milwaukee Art Museum

If you’ve walked along the lakefront by the Milwaukee Art Museum recently, you may have seen a new sculpture and done a double-take.

William Zuback/Digital photograph

We’ve all heard the cliché – don’t judge a book by its cover. 

Cedarburg Cultural Center.

If a picture is worth a thousand words, how many pictures is a poem worth?

Courtesy of Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

If you thought the celebrity publicity machine was a modern-day phenomenon, think again.

Michelle Maternowski

For more than half a century, Steve Marcus has helped shape the city of Milwaukee.


A renowned artist is helping a Third Ward clothing boutique mark its 10th birthday - in a unique way.

Cedarburg Gets New Art Museum, Courtesy of Bank

Sep 7, 2013
Cedarburg Art Museum

The city of Cedarburg is known for its strong local arts scene.

Drumming Up Interest in a Sculpture Garden

Sep 6, 2013
Nicolas M. Perrault/Wikimedia Commons

Ninety-nine percussionists will be playing throughout the Lynden Sculpture Garden this weekend, combining the arts of sound and scene.

Former BoDean Scores Playwright's Life Story

Sep 5, 2013
Mitch Teich, Lake Effect

When playwright Doug Vincent needed music for his new one-man show, he turned to what he loved: the music of former BoDean Sam Llanas.

Chad Bauman

As it opens its 60th anniversary season, the Milwaukee Rep is in a good place.

Mitch Teich

If you’re more than 35 years old, and you grew up watching sports in Milwaukee, you probably have memories of an iconic basketball court at the MECCA arena - now the U.S. Cellular Arena.