|Updated May 16, 2019|
& Greet with Gathering Art, Stories and Place Artist-in-Residence Celeste
Contreras, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday,
Milwaukee Public Library - Mitchell Street Branch, 906 W. Historic
Mitchell St., Milwaukee. Celebrate diversity through storytelling and multimedia
art. 414-286-3000, www.mpl.org.
“Handmade For Home Exhibition: The Craft of Contemporary Design,” 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. through Saturday, Museum of Wisconsin Art, 205 Veterans Ave., West Bend. Enjoy art making, live music, light bites and a cash bar. 262-334-9638, www.wisconsinart.org.
Rockman: The Great Lakes Cycle,” through Saturday, Haggerty Museum of Art
at Marquette University, 13th Street and Clybourn Avenue, Milwaukee.
Multifaceted exhibition by New York-based artist Alexis Rockman will examine the
forces shaping the Great Lakes. The project features all new work by the artist.
Jaycees Arts and Crafts Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 25 through May 26, Echo
Park, 588 Milwaukee Ave., Burlington. 262-763-6044.
Spring Art Walk, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. May 31, downtown Delafield. Stroll along the streets and browse the artwork for sale or ride in a horse-drawn carriage. www.delafieldchamber.com.
Images: British Royal Portraiture and the Circulation of Ideas, through June
2, Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, 2220 N Terrace Ave., Milwaukee. The
exhibition features ceremonial and family photographic portraits of the British
royal family from the Victorian Age to the
present. These photographs show how images can reflect and energize major
cultural shifts. www.villaterrace.org.
Exhibition Preview Reception, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. June 6, Haggerty Museum of
Art at Marquette University, 1234 W. Troy Hill St., Milwaukee. Public reception
will follow from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. 414-288-7290.
Woman’s Club of East Troy annual Art and Craft Fair, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June
8, Historic East Troy Square, Main Street, East Troy. The fair will feature
wearable art and accessories, handmade painting and etched glassware, handmade
jewelry and purses, wood carvings, plus oil and acrylic paintings by local
Retrospective of Influential Artist James Nares, June 14 through Oct. 6, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. Explore the artist’s films as central to his artistic practice in a highlight of his significance to contemporary art through his photographs, drawings, paintings and sculpture. www.mam.org.
Art Exhibit: “A Painterly Approach,” through June 30, The Almont Gallery, 342 W. Main St., Waukesha. Featuring artists Samantha Konop and Gerta Zinda. Gallery hours 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. www.almontgallery.com.
Art Crawl, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Aug. 3, as well as Oct. 5, Dec. 7, downtown
Waukesha, 337 W. Main St., Waukesha. About 175 artisans at 20 galleries and
showplaces are featured at the seasonal event. 262-542-1522.
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