Timothy Westbrook

For most people, their first exposure to Timothy Westbrook was his short-lived run on the Lifetime TV show Project Runway.  But before that, Westbrook was the artist-in-residence at the Pfister Hotel. 

Milwaukee Art Museum

The traveling exhibit on the Ebony Fashion Fair, now open at the Milwaukee Art Museum, shares an anniversary with the fashion program at Mount Mary University.

Thirteen of the garments on display at the art museum came from Mt. Mary’s historic costume collection. Lake Effect's Bonnie North spoke with the university's dean of the School of Arts and Design, Barbara Armstrong.

Milwaukee Art Museum

High fashion isn’t usually the kind of thing an art museum exhibits.

Rick Guidotti

Photographer Rick Guidotti has spent his career capturing beauty on film.


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