|Updated Jan. 19, 2017|
Art Adventures, led by local artist Trevor Husky, 7 p.m. today, Waukesha Public
Library, 321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha. Learn to create compelling photo collages
from old photos. Supplies will be
provided, but participants are encouraged to bring an exacto knife and old
photos of any quality. Registration is required; space is limited.
waukeshapubliclibrary.org or 262-524-3682.
Jamison’s “Whimsical Nature,” through March 4, with artist reception from
5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, with an artist dialogue at 6:30 p.m., Sharon Lynne
Wilson Art Center, 19805 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. It features the birds and
woodlands of the Midwest, with the woodlands in black and white and the birds in
color. To RSVP for the reception, visit www.wilson-center.com/karri-jamison.
& Michelangelo: The Titans Experience,” 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Pabst Theater,
144 E. Wells St., Milwaukee. Multimedia, nonstop event featuring movies, videos,
3-D animations, and images of DaVinci and Michelangelo’s inventions, machines,
sketches, codices, paintings and sculptures by Mark Rodgers, curator of the
DaVinci Machines and Michelangelo Exhibitions for North America. $25 and up.
2016: A Survey of Wisconsin Art Now, an exhibition highlighting contemporary
work from artists all over the state, through Feb. 19, Charles Allis Art Museum,
1801 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee. Gallery Walk and Talk from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Jan. 28, featuring artists Lois Bielefeld, Eddee Daniel, Kevin Giese, Pat Hidson,
Jeanne Nikolai Olivieri, Vicki Reed, Sara Risley, Jason Van Roo and Sara
Willadsen. The Walk and Talk is $3 for members, seniors and students with ID; $5
general admission. Public hours are 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sunday.
$7 for adults; $5 for students, seniors (62 and older) and veterans; free for
museum members, children 12 and younger and active military.
www.charlesallis.org or 414-278-8295.
Wallpaper” exhibit, through Jan. 29, Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum,
2220 N. Terrace Ave., Milwaukee. Six leading artists and designers redefine and
explore the possibilities of the what began in the 1500s as an inexpensive
method of interior decoration. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. $7,
$5 for students, seniors and veterans, free for 12 and younger and active-duty
Conservation Framing Series Curatorial Care of Works on Paper with Bruce
Knackert, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 29, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown
Deer Road, River Hills. Knackert, Lynden's collections manager, will talk about
the five factors harmful to artwork on paper (light, acid, relative humidity,
temperature, pests) and expand on the techniques and materials discussed in
previous sessions. $10 or $5 for members. www.lyndensculpturegarden.org.
Through a Lens,” through Feb. 15,
Almont Gallery, 342 W. Main St., Waukesha, featuring Anna Grosch, Patricia
Harris, Ralph S. Mizener Sr. and Tom Voss. From black-and-white and
colored-layered images of renowned sites, to decorative travel images on canvas,
to grainy 1940s, ‘50s and ‘60s photos of
how America was, to Wisconsin nature images. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to
6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, and noon to 4 p.m.
MKE photography exhibit, through Feb. 19, Milwaukee Public Central Library, 814
W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. It celebrates the diversity of the 28 zip code
boundaries. The photos show a wide array of people and places that call
Milwaukee home. The gallery can be viewed online at www.zipmke.com.
Hidson and Tori Tasch: Draw, Print, Fold, Paint, through Feb. 19, Lynden
Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee. lyndensculpturegarden.org
and Opulence: The Art of Martin Johnson Heade, through Feb. 26, Milwaukee Art
Musuem, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. Karen Quinn, senior historian and
curator of art and culture at the New York State Museum, will be at the opening
reception and gallery talk from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday. Gallery talks by a
Milwaukee Art Museum curator will be at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 17 and Feb. 21.
A Kohl’s Art Generation Family Sundays: Tropical Holiday will be from
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 4. www.mam.org.
series of exhibitions exploring Native American culture and social justice, Feb.
2 to May 21, Haggerty Museum of Art at Marquette University, 530 N. 13th St.,
Milwaukee. During the series, artist Jeffrey Gibson will participate in a public
conversation at 6 p.m. Feb. 2. Activist Winona LaDuke will present “Creating a
Multi-Cultural Democracy: Religion, Culture, and Identity in America” at 6
p.m. April 6.
Testimony” art exhibit by Rafael Francisco Salas, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday
through Friday, runs to February,
1028 S. 9th St., Milwaukee. $15 for general admission in advance ($20 at the
door), $10 for seniors and full-time students in advance ($15 at the door), and
$8 per student in groups of 10 or more.
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
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.
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.
by Amy Cropper, associate professor of art at Carroll University, ongoing,
Waukesha Public Library, 321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha. 262-524-3680.
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.
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.
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.
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,
Jiang and Shauna Wang, paintings, ongoing, Lil Gabriel Boutique and Galleria,
19035 W. Capitol Drive, No. 106, Brookfield. 262-781-5858.
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.
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.
Gallery of Fine Art, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays and 10 a.m. to
p.m. Saturdays and by appointment, N88-W16475 Main St., Menomonee Falls.
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.
Night, last Friday of the month, The Potter’s Shop, 335 W. Main St., Waukesha.
“Man At Work,” art collection, ongoing, Grohmann Museum, Milwaukee School of Engineering, 1000 N. Broadway, Milwaukee. 414-277-2300 or visit www.msoe.edu.
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.
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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