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Updated Nov. 15, 2018
 
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Milwaukee Area Teachers of Art Fall Membership Show: “Small Work/Portraits,” through Sunday, Marceil Pultorak Atrium Gallery in Carroll University’s Humphrey Memorial Chapel and Arts Center, 238 N. East Ave., Waukesha. Closing exhibition 1 p.m. Sunday. www.carrollu.edu/events/event-details?eventid=10880.

Celebrating the Designers: A Fashion Show and Wearable Arts Market, 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts N50-W5050 Portland Road, Cedarburg. The Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts event features 20 local and regional wearable arts makers offering items for sale. Fashion designers Cindy Brinkman, Amu Cherian and Mary Sue Fenner focus on artsy and hand-crafted garments.  

“Lois Bielefeld: Photographs,” through Wednesday, Carroll University’s Joyce Paddock Bliss Art Gallery, Main Hall, Second Floor, 120 N. East Ave., Waukesha. Free. www.carrollu.edu/events/event-details?eventid=10882.

“Extraordinary Elegance: Nathan Lumbard’s Desk-and-Bookcase,” through Nov. 26, The Godfrey American Art Wing, Level 2, Gallery K2, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. Mam.org.  

“Aggregate - 8 Sculptors,” through Nov. 29, Concordia University Wisconsin’s Art Gallery, 12800 N. Lake Shore Drive, Mequon. The exhibition by Charles Kraus, Denise Schanz, Frankie Flood, Teresa Lind, John Balsley, Lynda Sommers, Peter Beck and Mark Dziewior is dedicated to the memory of fellow sculptor George Kubiayk. 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and noon to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. www.cuw.edu.

“In Fine Form: The Human Presence,” through Nov. 30, Plymouth Arts Center, 520 E. Mill St., Plymouth. Three artists look beyond the flesh to see the heart and soul of the human form.  www.plymoutharts.org, 920-892-8409.   

Teen Art Contest, submit entries through Nov. 30, any Milwaukee Public Library. Submissions will be displayed in the library’s Teen Art Gallery. For more info about submitting original artwork, visit mpl.org/TeenArtContest.  

Happy Holiday Art Crawl, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Dec. 1, downtown Waukesha. The 104th Crawl features 175 artists in 20 venues. Enjoy the festive window displays or a horse-drawn carriage ride. waukeshasilverbells.com or waukeshaart.com.  

League of Milwaukee Artists exhibit, through Dec. 2, Scahuer Arts Center, 147 N. Rural St., Hartford. Award winners on exhibit: Art Horn, “Shrimp Boat - Grace”; Terri Lockwood, “Hive Beauty”; Chuck Weber, “Shipwright”; Michelle Sava-Thompson, “Third Ward”; and David Kurtz, “Strength.” 262-670-0560, www.schauercenter.org.

Tyanna Buie: “‘Im-Positioned,” through Dec. 3, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, River Hills. Buie gathered memorabilia and revisited and revived impressions from familial accounts to create large-scale monotypes and screen prints. Call and Response: A Conversation with Tyanna Buie, Folayemi Wilson and Portia Cobb will be held from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday. Free for members or with admission. lyndensculpturegarden.org.  

Kelly Frederick Mizer: Traces & Threads, through Dec. 8, Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, 19805 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield.  262-781-9520, www.wilson-center.com/kelly-frederick-mizer.

Stars and Stripes Honor Flight Traveling Art Show, Nov. 24 through Dec. 14, Oconomowoc Public Library, 200 W. South St., Oconomowoc. Moving images have been curated into a chronological journey of an Honor Flight trip. About 120 images have been collected. The Stars and Stripes Honor Flight program’s first trip took place in November 2008, and since then thousand of veterans and guardians have made the one-day trip to Washington, D.C.  

“The Art of the Gift” holiday exhibit, through Dec. 31, Almont Gallery, 342 W. Main St., Waukesha. Range of fine arts and crafts created by 19 local artists, plus jewelry, clothing and more. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (until 8:30 p.m. in December) Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. 262-542-1522, almontgallery.com.  

“Sable Elyse Smith: Ordinary Violence,” through Jan. 27, Marquette University’s Haggerty Museum of Art, 530 N. 13th St., Milwaukee. Museum hours: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, except 10 a.m. to 8 p.m Thursday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.marquette.edu/haggerty, 414-288-1669.  

(Re)Housing the American Dream: Freedom documenting Kirsten Leenaars’ residency on Milwaukee’s near west side, through Jan. 27,  Marquette University’s Haggerty Museum of Art, 530 N. 13th St., Milwaukee. Museum hours: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, except 10 a.m. to 8 p.m Thursday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.marquette.edu/haggerty, 414-288-1669.  

“Scripture as Source: Artists Interpret the Bible,” through Jan. 27, Marquette University’s Haggerty Museum of Art, 530 N. 13th St., Milwaukee. From the Haggerty Museum of Art’s collection, a variety of media reveals the Bible as an enduring source of inspiration for artists across time periods, from early European masters to modern and contemporary artists including Marc Chagall and Adi Nes. Museum hours: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, except 10 a.m. to 8 p.m Thursday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.marquette.edu/haggerty, 414-288-1669.  

“The Nohl Fellowship at 15,” through Jan. 27, Marquette University’s Haggerty Museum of Art, 530 N. 13th St., Milwaukee. The work of some of the 96 former Nohl  fellows will be shown to commemorate 15 years of the Mary L. Nohl Fellowship. Museum hours: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, except 10 a.m. to 8 p.m Thursday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.marquette.edu/haggerty, 414-288-1669.  

“House of Risk: An Immersive and Transformational Installation” by artists  Sylvie Rosenthal and Vanessa Diaz, through Jan. 27, Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, 2220 N. Terrace Ave., Milwaukee. Walk-through with a curator, 1 p.m. Wednesday, 6 p.m. Nov. 29 and 1 p.m. Dec. 5; free Wednesday and Dec. 5 for Milwaukee County residents. Children’s workshop Charm Necklaces as Talisman from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 28. Hours 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays through Sundays and 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays. $7 for adults, $5 for students and seniors, and free for museum members, 12 and younger and active military. 414-278-8295.  

“Play (things),” through Jan. 27, Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, 2220 N. Terrace Ave., Milwaukee. As part of the 2018 Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture Fall conference “Play with the Rules,” the exhibit explores how rules relate to the production of architecture.  Hours 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays through Sundays and 1 p.m.  to 8 p.m. Thursdays. $7 for adults, $5 for students and seniors, and free for museum members, 12 and younger and active military. 414-278-8295.

 

 



 

     
 

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