The arts of all kinds, whether poetry, music, painting, or acting, have been proven to help people face and even overcome the challenges in their lives. And that’s especially true for kids who are at risk.
Most people go to the Harley Museum to see the bikes. And there are a lot of them from the more than 100 years of the company’s existence. But a new photography exhibit focuses the viewer’s eye on the parts and tools that make the bikes a reality – and treats them as art objects in and of themselves.
Bonnie North speaks with Claire Hanan of Milwaukee Magazine, and artist Niki Johnson whose exhibit is the subject of Hanan's article.
It is World AIDS Day, and the devastation the disease has caused around the globe is sobering and grim. But there is cause for quite a lot of hope as education and new advancements in medicine help those infected live healthier lives.
Lake Effect's Bonnie North chats with Jane Chu, chairwoman of the National Endowment for the Arts, and Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin. Also listen to a performance by the Lationo Arts Strings Program.
Jane Chu, chairwoman of the National Endowment of the Arts wrapped up a two-day visit to Wisconsin Thursday.