arts

Weta Digital

Moviegoers have come to expect more and more sophisticated, seamless special effects, thanks to advances in computer graphics. A UWM graduate has played a big role in creating this CG movie magic.

Mark Frohna, 2012, Milwaukee Ballet

Many in Milwaukee remember trying to get tickets to sold-out performances of Milwaukee Ballet's adaptation of "Peter Pan" when it made its debut in 2010.

Beverly Gordon

Have you ever been so focused on a task you're doing that you lose all track of time and place? It's a concept academics call "transformative state or flow."

Miguel M. Almeida/Flickr

The average piano concert usually features one piano, two hands and 88 keys. But an upcoming concert in Milwaukee will add another pair of hands to the equation.

indigoprime/Flickr

Can carving a pumpkin bring up the past?

Milwaukee Kohl's Designer Creates NPR's New Shirt

Oct 28, 2013
Jessica Roush

Public radio listeners often wear their affection for the medium on their sleeves.  Now, they literally can.

Dave Reid, flickr

It's only been about six months since Gregory Ruffer took the helm at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music, but he's already composing some big plans.

Greater Milwaukee Baroque Festival

It's a good weekend for fans of the early musical style known as Baroque.

Milwaukee Rep Strikes Chord with "Ragtime"

Oct 8, 2013
Milwaukee Rep

Government shutdowns and debt ceiling debates aside, attaining the “American dream” remains a goal for people of all political stripes in this country.

Finding the Connection Between Art, Faith

Oct 8, 2013
Milwaukee Zen Center/Twitter

From paintings to music and beyond, faith has inspired artists for as long as art and religion have been around.

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