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Updated September 20, 2017
 
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“Ephemeral Forest,” a University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Immersive Media Lab augmented reality project, through Friday, Wilson Center Ploch Art Gallery, 19805 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. Led by creative director Christopher Wiley. Exhibit highlights the Immersive Media Lab’s process and inspiration for the project.  

“A Fresh Look at Portraiture,” through Sept. 30, Almont Gallery, 342 W. Main St., Waukesha. It features artists  Dint Sweitzer and Tom Hicks. The Almont Gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday.  262-542-1522 or www.almontgallery.com.

“Inside Job,” through Sept. 30, Brooks Stevens Gallery of Industrial Design at the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, 273 E. Erie St., Milwaukee. Exhibit of MIAD alumni will give insight into how their experiences translated into their current work. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday (closed Sundays and holidays). Free admission.  

“Frank Lloyd Wright: Buildings for the Prairie exhibit,” through Oct. 15, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. It features a selection of the famed architect’s designs from the Wasmuth Portfolio, named after its German publisher, and examples of Wright’s furniture, stained glass and textiles. 414-224-3200  or MAM.org.  

Sculpture Milwaukee, through Oct. 22, free outdoor urban gallery along Wisconsin Avenue, from Sixth Street to O’Donnell Park on the street’s east end. It features 22 sculptures by 21 artists.  

“Paper Play: From Kindergarten to Contemporary Art,” through Oct. 29, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. Explore the innovative use of paper by contemporary artists, who use it in simple ways - folding, weaving, cutting, and stacking - to make extraordinary art. 414-224-3200  or MAM.org.  

Katy Cowan: reflected-into-themselves-into-reflects, through Oct. 29, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, River Hills. For hours and admission: lyndensculpturegarden.org or 414-446-8794.  

“All In: Shorewood Girls Cross Country,” photographs by Lois Bielefeld, through Oct. 21, Charles Allis Art Museum, 1801 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee. Bielefeld captures her daughter’s cross-country team, from camping trips to workouts to races. Email: info@cavtmuseums.org.  

The Bonsai Exhibit at Lynden, through Oct. 31, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, River Hills. Open Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays during Lynden’s regular hours, or by appointment. Free to members or with admission to sculpture garden. lyndensculpturegarden.org/Bonsai.

Modern Folk exhibit, through Dec. 10, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. MAM.org. Paintings, drawings and prints by Charles Demuth, Charles Sheeler and Max Weber are featured alongside the museum’s rarely seen Shaker furniture.

“The Seventh Day: Revisiting Shabbat,” Wednesday through Dec. 31, Jewish Museum Milwaukee, 1360 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee. Thirty international artists explore the day of rest in a technology-driven world. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday (7 p.m. every third Thursday of the month), 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday (closed Saturdays). For more information, jewishmuseummilwaukee.org or 414-390-5730.  

Michael Imes exhibition, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, 19805 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. Free. www.wilson-center.com or 262-781-9470.  

Community Art Critique, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. second Saturday of each month, The Clinton Street Gallery, 336 W. Main St., Waukesha. $10 per piece. 262-446-0665.  

“Fine Contemporary Art in a Landmark Setting,” 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Peltz Gallery, 1119 E. Knapp St., Milwaukee. 414-223-4278.  

Works by Amy Cropper, associate professor of art at Carroll University, ongoing, Waukesha Public Library, 321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha. 262-524-3680.  

The Potter’s Shop Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, 335 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-547-1920.  

Allison Art House, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, evening hours by appointment, 234 Brook St., No. 5, Waukesha. 262-970-9570.  

Almont Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 3 p.m. Sundays, 342 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-542-1522.  

St. Paul Gallery, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 136 E. St. Paul Ave., Waukesha. 262-253-4829.  

Lil Gabriel Boutique and Galleria, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 19035 W. Capitol Drive, No. 106, Brookfield. 262-781-5858.  

Mafu Jiang and Shauna Wang, paintings, ongoing, Lil Gabriel Boutique and Galleria, 19035 W. Capitol Drive, No. 106, Brookfield. 262-781-5858.  

Beverly Designs, boutique and gallery, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and by appointment, 149 E. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. 262-567-3650.  

Griffin Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays, 133 E. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. 262-567-1826.

Current Gallery of Fine Art, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays and by appointment, N88-W16475 Main St., Menomonee Falls. 262-255-3588.  

The Painted Bean Coffee House and Art Gallery, 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, 1315 Wisconsin Ave., Grafton. 262-377-4374.  

Raku Night, last Friday of the month, The Potter’s Shop, 335 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-547-1920.  

“Man At Work,” art collection, ongoing, Grohmann Museum, Milwaukee School of Engineering, 1000 N. Broadway, Milwaukee. 414-277-2300 or visit www.msoe.edu.  

“Shaping Creativity Out of Clay,” presented by the Waukesha Clay Art Guild, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, The Potter’s Shop, 335 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-547-1920.  

“Works On Paper and In Porcelain,” presented by Paula Murray and Ludmila Armata, ongoing, Elaine Erickson Gallery, 207 E. Buffalo St., Milwaukee. 414-221-0613.  

Adult pottery classes and individual instruction, beginner and intermediate classes, The Potter’s Shop, 335 W. Main St., Waukesha. Call to register. 262-547-1920 or visit www.clayartguild.com.


 





 

     
 

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