|Updated April 19, 2018|
of (In)sight: A Portrait Project” opening reception, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30
p.m. April 23, Carroll University pop-up art gallery in the campus center
parking lot, 100 N. East Ave., Waukesha. The exhibition will be on display from
April 24 to April 29. Sculptures, painting, drawings and written narratives will
be on display as part of the exhibition. It’s part of a yearlong,
interdisciplinary artist-in-residence project with Saskia de rooy. Questions?
Contact Amy Cropper at email@example.com or Sara Meyer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Women Rebuilding France, 1917-1924: “Anne Morgan’s War,” through May
18, UWM Golda Meir Library’s Fourth Floor Exhibition Gallery, 2311 E. Hartford
Ave., Milwaukee. Photos and film footage depicting France’s devastated Picardy
post-World War I and the American women volunteers who helped rebuild the
region. Premier of the documentary film “Anne Morgan’s War / L’Autre
chemin des Dames” at 6 p.m. April 24 with a reception at 7 p.m. Anne Morgan,
daughter of the financier J.P. Morgan, was a philanthropist who provided aid in
France after World War I and World War II and supported working women in the
U.S. and in Europe. 414-229-4345.
Sculpture Day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 28, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W.
Brown Deer Road, River Hills. Drop-in activities related to the sculptures of
David Smith and Tony Smith, and a cake in the shape of Tony Smith’s
“Wandering Rocks” created by Debbie Pagel of Eat Cake. Free to members or
with admission to the sculpture garden. 414-446-8794 or
Area Teachers of Art 77th annual Member Showcase, Monday through May 18,
Milwaukee Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. Join MATA in
celebrating the showcase at an artists’ reception from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
“Signs of Spring,” through May 15, Almont Gallery, 342 W. Main St., Waukesha. Artists Connie Pelzek of Hales Corners and Ann Windell of Beaver Dam celebrate spring with colors, textures and patterns. 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. For more information, visit www.almontgallery.com.
DNA: Collection Highlights, through May 20, Haggerty Museum of Art,
Marquette University, 530 N. 13th Ave., Milwaukee. An ongoing exhibition of work
from the museum’s collection by artists including Francesco Trevisani, George
Grosz, Barbara Morgan, Wifredo Lam, Salvador Dali, Chuck Close, and LaToya Ruby
Frazier. 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. marquette.edu/haggerty,
Spotlight: Environmental Health,” through May 20, Haggerty Museum of Art,
Marquette University, 530 N. 13th Ave., Milwaukee. Contemporary photographs by
artists Edward Burtynsky, Jason Larkin and Richard Misrach. They address issues
of environmental health and justice with particular attention to the damage
inflicted by fossil fuel and mining industries. www.marquette.edu/haggerty,
Self: Portraits from the Permanent Collection,” through May 20, Haggerty
Museum of Art, Marquette University, 530 N. 13th Ave., Milwaukee. Works range
from early 16th-century society portraits to large-format contemporary
photographs exploring ways that artists convey information about their sitters
and themselves. Artists include ValŽrie Belin, Dawoud Bey, George Braque, Jim
Dine, Jean-Leon Gerome, Nicolas Maes, Diego Rivera and Kiki Smith. www.marquette.edu/haggerty,
Away: Winslow Homer and England,” through May 20, Milwaukee Art Museum,
700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee.
Corbin: “Migrant,” through May 27, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W.
Brown Deer Road, River Hills. The series will have nearly-life-sized figurative
ceramic sculptures and sawdust-fired vessels. Corbin will accompany poet Chuck
Stebelton on a bird walk from 8:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. April 29. She will also offer
an artist’s tour of the sculpture garden at 3 p.m. May 13, focusing on the
work of women sculptors in the collection in honor of Mother’s Day. Admission
to the garden is $9, $7 for students and seniors. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., except
closed Thursdays and April 1. 414-446-8794, lyndensculpturegarden.org.
“Expansive Threads,” through June 8, Latino Arts Auditorium and Gallery in the United Community Center, 1028 South 9th St., Milwaukee. Exhibit of Latin American artists who incorporate fiber in their work. Opening reception at 5 p.m. March 23.
Milwaukee events | Waukesha events | Washington Co. events | Ozaukee Co. events | Milwaukee news | Waukesha Co. news | Washington Co. News | Waukesha Freeman | West Bend Daily News | Ozaukee Co. News Graphic | Oconomowoc Enterprise